Marni Nixon

Marni Nixon

Performer

Marni Nixon, a singer and actress who gained a special kind of fame by dubbing the singing voices of other actresses in famous movie musicals, died in New York on July 24. She was 86.

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  • Born: Feb 22, 1930 in Altdena, CA, USA
  • Death: Jul 24, 2016 in New York, NY

Roles (5)

Nine Playbill - Opening Night, April 2003 Nine (2003)
Opened Apr 10, 2003
  • as Guido's Mother (Replacement)
  • Arrived on Oct 7, 2003
Follies Playbill - Opening Night Follies (2001)
Opened Apr 5, 2001
  • as Heidi Schiller (Replacement)
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James Joyce's the Dead Playbill - Opening Night James Joyce's The Dead (2000)
Opened Jan 11, 2000
  • as Aunt Kate Morkan (Original)
The Dead - Opening Night
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The Girl in Pink Tights Playbill - March 1954 The Girl in Pink Tights (1954)
Opened Mar 5, 1954
  • as Singer (Original)
  • as Hattie Hopkins (Understudy - Original)
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1984 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Taking My Turn Nominee