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Maureen Denise McCormick was born on August 5, 1956 to Richard and Irene McCormick. The youngest of four children, she has three brothers Michael, Dennis and Kevin. Her acting career began at age six when she won the Baby Miss San Fernando Valley contest, which opened up the glamorous world of acting to the future teenie-bopper. At age seven, her first role was in a play, and within a year, was a popular choice for TV commercials and sitcoms. In addition to ads for Barbie and Kool Aid, Maureen was seen on Bewitched (1964), My Three Sons (1960) and Camp Runamuck (1965). She also did voice-over recordings for a dozen Mattel talking dolls. For five years, Maureen was one of America’s top teen role-models, admired by millions. When the Brady Kids became a singing group on the side, producers noticed her special talent for singing and encouraged the recording of a number of solo tracks, some of which turned up later on the LP “Chris Knight and Maureen McCormick”. Years later, she would attempt to revive her singing career, with the 1995 Country CD “When You Get A Little Lonely”. Maureen has appeared in many feature films, many TV guest spots and completed three films in the last three years, Baby Huey’s Great Easter Adventure (1999) and The Million Dollar Kid (2000) and Dogtown (1997). She currently pursues her career and keeps her friends and family first priority. Maureen is married to Michael Cummings and together they have a daughter, Natalie.
Interesting Facts about Maureen McCormick
- Her mother, Irene, died of cancer, after a three-year battle, in 2004. Maureen cared for her through this time.
- In 2007, admitted on VH1’s Celebrity Fit Club USA (2005) that for many years, starting in her teens, she suffered from bulimia.
- Is portrayed by Kaley Cuoco in Growing Up Brady (2000).
- She has played the same character (Marcia Brady) in six different series: The Brady Bunch (1969), The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie (1972), The Brady Kids (1972), The Brady Bunch Variety Hour (1976), The Brady Brides (1981), and Day by Day (1988).
- The only actor/actress of a sitcom whose famous catch phrase was said by someone else.
- Release of her autobiography, “Here’s the Story: Surviving Marcia Brady and Finding My True Voice”. 
- Maureen McCormick appears in Burt Reynolds’ The End (1978), in a brief uncredited bit as a fellow student at the ballet school that Burt’s daughter (Kristy McNichol) attends. Also in the same class is another future star: Dana Plato, also in a uncredited bit as a fellow student in McNichol’s class. Both girls can be seen at 41 mins and you must freeze or you will miss it.
- She became a mother, when her daughter, Natalie Michelle Cummings, with her husband, Michael Cummings, was born on Friday, May 19th, 1989.
- Graduated from William Howard Taft High school in Woodland Hills, California.
- Starred in Brad Paisley’s music video “Online” along with Jason Alexander, Estelle Harris and Patrick Warburton from Seinfeld (1989) and William Shatner from Star Trek (1966). [December 2007]
Personal Quotes by Maureen McCormick
If you have a problem, try to get help, you can get through it if you get help.- Maureen McCormick
Playing Marcia was a double-edged sword; it always will be whenever you play a character like that. You will be known as that character forever.- Maureen McCormick
I didn’t think I could be my imperfect self. I pretended I was Marcia, so I was always playing this role. I became her, but yet I wasn’t. It’s strange.- Maureen McCormick
As soon as I hear the word ‘competition’ I get serious and start doing everything that I can do.- Maureen McCormick
A man should be rugged like Steve McQueen; the way he stands, like he’s ready for something. Or he should be a man of the world like Dean Martin.- Maureen McCormick