Marlyn Mason

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Marlyn Mason
Marlyn Mason 1976.JPG
Mason in 1976
Born (1940-08-07) August 7, 1940 (age 79)
OccupationActress, producer, screenwriter
Years active1960–present
Spouse(s)J. Raymond Henderson (1960–1962)
Lee Harman (m. 1972)

Marlyn Mason (born August 7, 1940 in San Fernando, California)[1] is an American actress, producer, and screenwriter.

Mason played the role of Nikki Bell in the television series Longstreet (1971-1972), which starred James Franciscus.[2] Her other acting credits include roles in My Three Sons, Burke's Law, The Invaders, Kentucky Jones, Bonanza, Ben Casey, Dr. Kildare (in a recurring role), Laredo, Occasional Wife, The Big Valley, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., I Spy, Laredo, Hogan's Heroes, The F.B.I., Mission Impossible, The Fugitive, Mannix, The Invaders, The Odd Couple, Love, American Style, Marcus Welby, M.D., Cannon (TV series), Barnaby Jones, Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C., Boone, The Bronx Zoo, Charles in Charge, Ironside, and Jake and the Fatman, and in the episode "The Mask of Adonis" from the 1977 series Quinn Martin's Tales of the Unexpected (known in the United Kingdom as Twist in the Tale).[3] She guest-starred on the final Perry Mason episode, "The Case of the Final Fadeout," portraying Erna Landry, a 'nice-girl' actress of a television show. She played Sgt. Margo Demarest in Twelve O'Clock High Season 3, Episode 9 "The Fighter Pilot" [4]

Mason played a principal role in the original 1967-68 Broadway production of How Now, Dow Jones.[5]

Mason also appeared in the films Because They're Young (her film debut, in an uncredited role), The Trouble with Girls, Making It and Christina, and the television movies Brigadoon, Carousel, A Storm in Summer, Escape, That Certain Summer, Outrage, Attack on Terror: The FBI vs. the Ku Klux Klan, Last of the Good Guys, The New Adventures of Heidi, and My Wicked, Wicked Ways: The Legend of Errol Flynn.

Her most recent appearances have been in the television movie Fifteen and Pregnant and the 2008 film Model Rules, directed by Ray Nomoto Robison.

Personal life[edit]

She was married to musician J. Raymond Henderson from 1960 to 1962; she married Lee Harman in 1972.


  1. ^ Lisanti, Tom. Drive-in Dream Girls: A Galaxy of B-movie Starlets of the Sixties. McFarland. p. 178. ISBN 9780786415755. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  2. ^ Terrace, Vincent (2011). Encyclopedia of television shows, 1925 through 2010 (2nd ed.). Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers. p. 621. ISBN 978-0-7864-6477-7.
  3. ^ "CTVA US Anthology - "Tales of the Unexpected" (Quinn Martin/NBC)(1977)".
  4. ^ ""12 O'Clock High" The Fighter Pilot (TV Episode 1966) - IMDb" – via
  5. ^ "("Marlyn Mason" search results)". Playbill Vault. Retrieved 24 February 2017.

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