Mark Blum Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Children, Net Worth, Coronavirus, Death and Movies
Mark Blum Bio, Wiki
Mark Blum was an American actor in movies, on television, and on the stage who was best known for starring on ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’ and ‘You.’
Blum attended Columbia High School in Maplewood, New Jersey where he graduated in 1968 and was inducted into the school’s hall of fame in 2012. He then graduated from the University of Pennsylvania.
Mark Blum Career
Blum began acting on stage in the 1970s. In the 1980s, Blum appeared on; Lovesick (1983), Desperately Seeking Susan (1985), Crocodile Dundee (1986), Just Between Friends (1986), Blind Date (1987), and The Presidio (1988).
On television, Blum co-starred in Sweet Surrender in 1987. Blum also appeared in the following: Capital News in 1990, Frasier (season 5) in 1997, and NYPD Blue in 1999. From 2014 to the present, Blum has appeared in Mozart in the Jungle and Coin Heist (2017).
On Broadway, Blum appeared in Gore Vidal’s The Best Man, Neil Simon’s Lost In Yonkers, and Richard Greenberg’s The Assembled Parties. In 2013, Blum appeared as Max in the Primary Stages production of The Model Apartment. Blum currently is on the faculty of HB Studio in New York City.
In 2018, he was cast in a recurring role as Ivan Mooney in the former Lifetime thriller series, You.
Mark Blum Age
Blum was born on May 14, 1950, in Newark, New Jersey, United States. At the time of his death on March 26, 2020, he was 69 years old.
Mark Blum Wife
Blum was married to actress Janet Zarish till the time of his death on March 26, 2020. His wife is best known for appearing on television as Natalie Bannon on As the World Turns and as Lee Halpern on One Life to Live.
Mark Blum Net Worth
Blum had an estimated net worth of over $5 Million at the time of his death.
Mark Blum Death
Blum died on March 26, 2020, from coronavirus complications.
Rebecca Damon, vice president of SAG-AFTRA, confirmed his death in a statement; “It is with such deep sorrow that I’m writing to share the news that our friend and former board member Mark Blum has passed away as a result of complications from the coronavirus.”
It is with such deep sorrow that I’m writing to share the news that our friend and former board member Mark Blum has passed away as a result of complications from the coronavirus. Mark was a dedicated Screen Actors Guild and SAG-AFTRA board member serving from 2007-2013, pic.twitter.com/aA3yPfOwh7
— Rebecca Damon (@RebeccaDamonNYC) March 26, 2020
Mark Blum Movies and Tv Shows
- 2017: Coin Heist – playing a role as Mr. Smerconish
- 2016: No Pay, Nudity – playing a role as Leon
- 2015: How He Fell in Love – playing a role as Henry
- 2013: Blumenthal – playing a role as Saul
- 2011: I Don’t Know How She Does It – playing a role as Lew Reddy
- 2010: Step Up 3D – playing a role as NYU Professor
- 2003: Shattered Glass – playing a role as Lewis Estridge
- 2000: Down to You – playing a role as The Interviewer
- 1997: Stag – playing a role as Ben Marks
- 1996: Sudden Manhattan – playing a role as Louis
- 1995: Miami Rhapsody – playing a role as Peter
- 1995: Denise Calls Up – playing a role as Dr. Brennan, Obstetrician