Doris Roberts Bio, Net Worth, Height, Facts

Doris Roberts
  • Name: Doris Roberts
  • Age at Death: 90 years old
  • Height: 5ft 1in (155 cm)
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Net Worth: US $14 Million
  • Status: Deceased

Doris Roberts was an American film and television actress. She was known for playing motherly roles, most notably on the sitcom, Everybody Loves Raymond. Roberts was born Doris May Green on November 4, 1925 in St. Louis, Missouri. She was raised by her mother ‘Ann Meltzer’ in The Bronx, New York. The surname “Roberts” was adopted after her mother married Chester H. Roberts. She attended DeWitt Clinton High School followed by New York University.

Roberts made her television debut in a 1951 episode of the anthology series, Starlight Theatre. Other early television appearances include Studio One, Naked City, and The Defenders. Her Broadway debut was in the 1955 production of ‘The Time of Your Life’. Her stage credits include The Desk Set, The Last of the Red Hot Lovers, and Bad Habits. Roberts made her feature film debut in the 1961 independent drama, Something Wild. She followed up with roles in films like No Way to Treat a Lady (1968), Little Murders (1971), and Hester Street (1975).

Roberts held notable roles in the series Angie (1979–1980), and Remington Steele (1983–1987). He biggest role was that of “Marie Barone” on the sitcom, Everybody Loves Raymond. She starred alongside Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett and Peter Boyle. The show ran for nine seasons on CBS from 1996 to 2005. Recent works by Roberts include Our House (2006), Play the Game (2009), and Madea’s Witness Protection (2012). She’s won a total of five Emmy Awards and a Screen Actors Guild award. Her first Emmy was for the series ‘St. Elsewhere’ for which she won Best Supporting Actress. Additionally, her star was added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame in February 2003.

Doris Roberts died on April 17, 2016 at the age of 90. The cause of death was not disclosed. Roberts was 5ft 1in tall and had a net worth of $14 million. She was married to first husband ‘Michael Cannata’ from 1956-1962, and second husband ‘William Goyen’ from 1963-1983. She’s survived by her son, Michael, daughter-in-law, Jane, and grandchildren, Kelsey, Andrew and Devon.

Doris Roberts Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Doris Roberts Age, Birthday, Married

  • Birth Name: Doris May Green
  • Birthday: November 4, 1925
  • Place of Birth: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 1in (155 cm)
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Years Active: 1951-2016
  • Net Worth : Salary: US $14 Million
  • Marriage(s): Michael Cannata, William Goyen
  • Death-O-Meter: Dead
  • Died: April 17, 2016
  • Cause of Death: Not Disclosed
  • Place of Death: Los Angeles, California

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