Marcia Gay Harden

United States

Marcia Gay Harden Bio

Who is Marcia Gay Harden

Marcia Gay Harden (born August 14, 1959) is an American actress. She is best known for her role in American Gun (2005), and 2007's The Mist and Into the Wild.

Early Life (Childhood)

Harden was born in La Jolla, California, United States of America. She received her education from Surrattsville High School, the University of Texas and she Graduate Acting Program at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.

Interesting Facts

Harden is often found playing the conflicted, unsure characters who go through a radical change in their lives. She was also honored with one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1990" in John Willis' Screen World.

Personal Life

Harden married Thaddaeus Scheel. He is a prop master. They have have three children named Eulala Grace Scheel and twins Julitta Dee Scheel and Hudson Scheel Harden.


Harden has been nominated in various awards and has won Academy Awards, USA, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA and many more.


Harden was found to file for divorce from Scheel in 2012.