Denise Gordy

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Birthday
11, 1949
Birthplace
Michigan
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
11, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
Michigan

About

Notable for her roles in the films Reform School Girls (1986) and My Man Adam (1985), she is perhaps most famous as the niece of Motown legend Berry Gordy and as the mother of singer Marvin Gaye's son Marvin Gaye III.

Before Fame

She made her screen acting debut in the 1974 feature Bogard (also known as Black Fist).

Trivia

Her television credits include guest spots in episodes of Charlie's Angels and Fantasy Island.

Family Life

The child of Rosemary and George Gordy, she spent her youth in Detroit, Michigan. Over a decade after giving birth to her first child, Marvin Gaye III, she married actor Richard Lawson and welcomed a daughter -- the future actress Bianca Lawson.

Associated With

She appeared with Mr. T in the 1983 movie D.C. Cab.