Judith Light Age, Wiki, Biography, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Boyfriend & More

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Renowned for her Tony Award-winning performances, Judith Light is an American actress and producer whose illustrious career has left an indelible mark on both stage and screen.

Rising to prominence with her role in the soap opera ‘One Life to Live,’ Light’s journey in the world of entertainment spans decades, showcasing her versatility in various genres.

Beyond the glitz of Hollywood, she dedicates her time to social causes, actively participating in organizations like the National Council on Aging and Flu + You, where she advocates for flu prevention and awareness among senior citizens. Additionally, Light is a staunch supporter of gay rights.

Judith Light Wiki & Biography

Name Judith Light
Nickname Judith
Date Of Birth February 9, 1949
Age 74 Years
Birth Place Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Gender Female
Profession Actress
Debut Not Known
Famous For Who’s the Boss? (1984 – 1992)
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Nationality American
Religion Jewish

Judith Light’s Net Worth

Salary Not Known
Net Worth USD $5 Million approx

Height, Weight, and Color

Height in cm 17 cm
Height in Meters 1.7 m
Height in Feet Inches 5 feet 7 inches
Weight 60 kg

132 lbs

Body Type Slim
Body Measurement 34-25-32 inches
Waist Size 25 inches
Shoe Size 9 US
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Golden

Judith Light Family and Relatives

Father Sidney Licht
Mother Pearl Sue
Brothers Not Known
Sisters Not Known
Boyfriends / Girlfriends Robert Desiderio
Marital Status Married
Partner Robert Desiderio (m. 1985)

Judith Light with her husband
Judith Light with her husband

Sons Not Known
Daughters Not Known

Judith Light Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification Graduated
School High School
College & University Carnegie Mellon University

Favourites Things Of Judith Light

Favorite Colour White, Blue
Favorite Actor Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Food Pasta
Favorite TV Shows Not Known
Favorite Movie Not Known
Favorite Pets Cat
Hobbies Singing, Acting
Favorite Destination Ireland, Sweden

Judith Light

Interesting Facts About Judith Light

  • In 1970, Light made her initial foray into acting on stage, debuting in ‘Richard III’ at the California Shakespeare Festival.
  • Five years later, she stepped onto Broadway with roles in ‘A Doll’s House’ and the play ‘Herzl’ in 1976.
  • Despite a promising start, Light faced a temporary lull in the 1970s, finding herself without acting assignments for a few years.
  • The tide turned in 1977 when Light auditioned for a role in the soap opera ‘One Life to Live,’ leading to her portrayal of Karen Wolek. This marked a significant turning point, earning her acclaim and guest appearances in series like ‘St. Elsewhere’ and ‘Family Ties.’
  • Light secured another pivotal role in 1984 on the popular series ‘Who’s the Boss?,’ a show that endured for eight seasons.
  • Alongside her series commitments, Light took on television films, including ‘Stamp of a Killer’ (1987), ‘The Ryan White Story’ (1989), and ‘Wife, Mother, Murderer’ (1991).
  • Yearning for the stage, Light made a comeback in 1999 with the off-Broadway production ‘Wit.’
  • ‘Transparent’ and Critical Acclaim: In 2014, Light’s portrayal in the Amazon series ‘Transparent’ garnered critical acclaim, earning her a Golden Globe nomination.
  • Throughout her career, Light amassed an impressive array of awards, including a Soapy Award, Daytime Emmy Award, Prism Award, Drama Desk Award, and Tony Awards for her contributions to various plays and series.
  • In January 1985, Light married television actor Robert Desiderio, whom she had met while working on ‘One Life to Live’ in 1968.

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