Deidre Hall Bio
Name: Deidre Hall
Character Name: Dr. Marlena Evans
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Birthdate: October 31, 1947
Career Highlights in Soaps: Hall was on The Young and the Restless as Barbara Anderson from 1973-1975 but it has been her role on Days that she will always be most well-known for. She joined the cast in 1976 and, beyond a four year absence, has been a mainstay of the series ever since.
Claim to fame: She has earned multiple Daytime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Actress and won accolades from Soap Opera Digest.
Trivia: She has has been the spokesperson for Hallmark and Dexatrim. Currently, she is spokesperson for ScanDiet.
Photo Credit: NBC
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