Sally Struthers is a two-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award winner for her performance in the groundbreaking TV series ALL IN THE FAMILY. She starred in the Fox television series 9 to 5 and her own CBS series Gloria. She also recurred on the CBS comedy STILL STANDING and the CW network’s highly acclaimed GILMORE GIRLS. She joined the Gilmore cast for Netflix’s four movie limited revival, which premiered in the fall of 2016. She recently guest starred in the acclaimed IFC comedy series MARON.
Ms. Struthers’ television movies include: A GUN IN THE HOUSE, AND YOUR NAME IS JONAH, THE GREAT HOUDINIS, HEY… I’M ALIVE, IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE CHILDREN, DEADLY SILENCE, MY HUSBAND IS MISSING, and INTIMATE STRANGERS.
Sally co-starred in two legendary motion pictures in the 70’s: FIVE EASY PIECES with Jack Nicholson and THE GETAWAY with Steve McQueen and Ali McGraw.
Sally’s first two Broadway forays were in WALLY’S CAFÉ with Rita Moreno and Jimmy Coco and Neil Simon’s female version of the ODD COUPLE with Brenda Vaccaro. For three years she starred as “Miss Mamie Lynch” on Broadway and on tour in the Tommy Tune production of GREASE. In the 20th Anniversary National Tour of ANNIE, Sally played the coveted role of “Miss Hannigan”. Sally was named Best Actress by the Los Angeles Artistic Director Theatre Awards for her role as “Louise Seger” in the musical, ALWAYS, PATSY CLINE, a true story based on the relationship between Seger and Cline.
She won the Ovation Award as Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance as “Agnes Gooch” in the Los Angeles production of MAME, and won a second Ovation Award for CINDERELLA. She also won a plaque for “Best Actress” in her 7th Grade Class Play .Additional starring theatre roles include regional productions of HELLO, DOLLY!, ANYTHING GOES, THE FIFTH OF JULY, CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, THE FULL MONTY, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, CHICAGO, ALL SHOOK UP, DROWSY CHAPERONE, BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS, 9 TO 5, LEGALLY BLONDE, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, WITCHES OF EASTWICK, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT and GRUMPY OLD MEN: THE MUSICAL.
For thirty years, Sally Struthers worked to help hungry children living in poverty. She visited these children in many developing countries, and filmed numerous public service announcements and documentaries on their behalf.