TV Actress of the Day: MARLEY SHELTON


TV Show: Eleventh Hour which airs Thursdays at 10pm on CBS.

Her Character: FBI Agent Rachel Young

Why we like her: Marley Shelton has an unusual poise and grace that is rare to see these days. Her new role in Eleventh Hour should give her a fantastic opportunity to showcase her talent even more.


Marley Shelton first captured the attention of filmgoers as Margaret, Tobey Maguire’s love interest, in the feature film “Pleasantville.” She went on to appear in numerous features, including “The Last Kiss,” “Don’t Come Knocking,” “Grand Theft Parsons,” “Uptown Girls,” “Just A Kiss,” “Bubble Boy,” “Sugar and Spice,” “Never Been Kissed” and the thriller “Valentine.”

Last year, Shelton appeared in the Robert Rodriguez/Quentin Tarantino double-feature collaboration, “Grindhouse,” playing a prominent role in Rodriguez’s “Planet Terror.” She previously worked with the director in the hit “Sin City.”

Shelton recently completed filming her role in Oliver Stone’s upcoming George Bush biopic, “W,” and is currently working on “Untitled,” an independent feature. She will also appear in “Our Lady of Victory,” in which she plays a nun at an all-girls Catholic college in the 1970s. She also completed filming “A Perfect Getaway” with Milla Jovovich and Steve Zahn.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Shelton attended UCLA where she majored in Film and Theater. An avid traveler, she has visited countries throughout Asia, South America and Africa. She keeps fit with yoga and pilates.

Shelton resides in Los Angeles with her two dogs, Jackson and Bella, Pit Bull/Tosa mixes from the same litter. Her birth date is April 12.


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