Marc Maron Wiki – Marc Maron Biography
Marc David Maron is an American stand-up comedian, podcaster, writer, and actor.
In the 1990s and 2000s, Maron was a frequent guest on the Late Show with David Letterman and appeared more than forty times on Late Night with Conan O’Brien, more than any other stand-up comedian. He hosted Comedy Central’s Short Attention Span Theater from 1993 to 1994, replacing Jon Stewart. He was also a regular guest on Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn and hosted the short-lived 2002 American version of the British game show Never Mind the Buzzcocks on VH1. He was a regular on the left-wing radio network Air America from 2004 to 2009, hosting The Marc Maron Show and co-hosting Morning Sedition and Breakroom Live.
In September 2009, soon after Breakroom Live was cancelled, Maron began hosting the twice-weekly podcast WTF with Marc Maron where he interviews comedians, authors, musicians and celebrities in his garage in Highland Park, Los Angeles, California. Highlights include a 2010 episode with Louis C.K. that was rated the #1 podcast episode of all time by Slate magazine, a 2012 interview with comedian Todd Glass in which Glass publicly revealed that he was gay, and a 2015 interview with President Barack Obama.
From 2013 to 2016, he starred in his own IFC television comedy series, Maron, for which he also served as executive producer and occasional writer. Since 2017, he has co-starred in the Netflix comedy series GLOW. He also plays a minor role in 2019’s Joker.
Facts You Need to Know
27 September 1963 (age 56 years), Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
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Marc Maron Age
Maron Maron is 56 years old. He was born on September 27, 1963, in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States.
Marc Maron & Lynn Shelton
Starting in late 2019, he began making reference to his relationship with director Lynn Shelton. She was a guest on his podcast in both 2015 and 2018, and she directed the 2019 film Sword of Trust, which starred Maron. Maron and Shelton were together until Shelton’s death in May 2020.
Early life, Education
Maron was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, the son of mother Toby and father Barry Ralph Maron, an orthopedic surgeon.
Maron is from a Jewish family, originally from Poland and the Russian Empire, including Drohobych. He lived in Wayne, New Jersey until he was six. Maron’s father joined the U.S. Air Force for two years for his medical residency in Alaska, and so Maron and his family moved there. When his father left the Air Force, he moved his family to Albuquerque, New Mexico and started a medical practice. Maron lived in Albuquerque from third grade through high school. He graduated from Highland High School.
In 1986, Maron graduated from Boston University with a B.A. in English literature.
Lynn Shelton Cause of Death
Shelton died on May 15, 2020, at the age of 54, The news was reported by Indie Wire, who received a statement from Shelton’s romantic and creative partner, Marc Maron. He indicated that although her death was sudden and unexpected, it was not from COVID-19, but due to a previously unidentified blood disorder.
Maron said: “I have some awful news. Lynn passed away last night. She collapsed yesterday morning after having been ill for a week. There was a previously unknown, underlying condition. It was not COVID-19. The doctors could not save her. They tried. Hard.”
The statement continues:
I loved her very much as I know many of you did as well. It’s devastating. I am leveled, heartbroken and in complete shock and don’t really know how to move forward in this moment. I needed you all to know. I don’t know some of you. Some I do. I’m just trying to let the people who were important to her know. She was a beautiful, kind, loving, charismatic artist. Her spirit was pure joy. She made me happy. I made her happy. We were happy. I made her laugh all the time. We laughed a lot. We were starting a life together. I really can’t believe what is happening. This is a horrendous, sad loss.
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