Doris Roberts
Doris Roberts
Celebrated Name: Doris Roberts
Real Name/Full Name: Doris May Roberts
Gender: Female
Age at the time of death: 90 years old
Birth Date: 4 November 1925
Date of death: 17 April 2016
Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.55 m
Weight: 64 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
William Goyen (m. 1963–1983), Michael Cannata (m. 1956–1962)
Children: Yes (Michael Cannata, Jr.)
Profession: Actress, Author, and Philanthropist
Net Worth in 2024: $14 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Doris Roberts was an American based actress, philanthropist, and author, who is best recognized for spanning six decades of career in television. The actress is renowned for appearing in the form of guest on several talks and variety shows, with performing in the form of the panelist on many game shows as well.

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Early Life

Doris Roberts was born in the year 1925 to a family belonging to Russian Jewish based migrants. Her birthplace was St. Louis, situated in Missouri. She passed away in the year 2016.

She was brought up by her mom named Ann as well as maternal grandparents living in The Bronx, situated in New York, later her dad named Larry Green abandoned the family.

The name of her stepfather is Roberts, the person whose surname was taken by this actress, was Chester H. Roberts. Mother of Roberts and Chester ran the Z.L. Rosenfield Agency, known as a stenographic facility supplying to actors and playwrights.

Personal Life

Roberts got married to Michael Cannata during the year 1956; the couple got divorced during the year 1962. The couple’s son named Michael Cannata, Jr., is her only kid. The actress had three grandchildren, namely: Andrew, Kelsey, and Devon.

The actress’s second husband named William Goyen was a writer, and both of them got married from 1963 till his demise from leukemia during the year 1983.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 4 November 1925, Doris Roberts was 90 years old. Her height was 1.55 m tall, and her weight was 64 kg.


Doris Roberts started off her career in the acting career during the year 1951 through role depicted on famous TV series entitled Studio One. This actress even featured in incidences of The Naked City, Way Out, Ben Casey, and The Defenders. During the year 1961, the actress has noted film debut within Something Wild.

This actress was featured in similar cult 1960s/1970s based movies like No Way to Treat a Lady, A Lovely Way to Die, Such Good Friends, The Honeymoon Killers, The Taking of Pelham One Two Three and Little Murders.

During the year 1978, the actress performed in a movie regarding the assassination of John F. Kennedy entitled Ruby and Oswald, wherein she performed as the sister of Jack Ruby.

After termination of Remington Steele, the actress was featured in a TV movie based remake made for If It’s Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium as well as Christmas Vacation.

Roberts attained a majority of popularity on account of her role played as Marie Barone, which was featured on Everybody Loves Raymond. The actress was allegedly one among the 100 actresses regarded for that role.

On account of her work noted son the series, the actress got nominated for a total seven Emmy Awards, and also, she has won it four times in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.

Awards & Achievements

Doris Roberts has won two Emmy Awards in best-supporting actress during 2001 and 2002 on account of her depiction of Marie Barone made on a famous television show entitled Everybody Loves Raymond.

Net Worth & Salary of Doris Roberts in 2024

Doris Roberts Net Worth 2019Doris Roberts had an estimated net worth of $14 million. She makes most of her income with her career as an actress in stage, films, and television.

The actress is possibly greatest regarded for her character played as Raymond Barone’s mom, i.e., Marie Barone, on a famous sitcom entitled Everybody Loves Raymond (from the period of 1996 till 2005), known as a part she supposedly beat out 100 remaining actresses for.

Right from her film debut during the year 1961 film entitled Something Wild, in which she performed a character of the co-worker of the lead character, her earnings increased.

After performing in a different stage as well as screen roles during the era of the ’60s as well as ’70s, she was lastly cast in her initial famous TV series entitled Angie during 1979, and after that, she appeared in the cast of Remington Steele during the year 1983

Doris Roberts has presently crossed the age of 90, but she is still famed and remembered among her fans on account of her great acting works for decades. Out of her many works, she is greatest renowned for spanning six decades of career in television.

Also, she has won several awards with nomination through her professional excellence throughout her career.


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