Actress Marcia Strassman has died at the age of 66 after a long battle with breast cancer, her sister Julie Strassman confirmed. Though Marcia Strassman acted in a wide range of TV shows and feature films, she was best known for her lead roles in the TV show Welcome Back Kotter and the comedy feature Honey I Shrunk the Kids and its sequel, Honey I Blew Up the Kids. Strassman also served on the national board of the Screen Actors Guild.
John Travolta, Welcome Back Kotter (1975-1979) ) - Starring Gabe Kaplan, John Travolta, Ron Palillo, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Robert Hegyes, Marcia Strassman, and John Sylvester White. Filmed in front of a live television audience. Comedy about a group of high school students known as “The Sweathogs” who tend to get in trouble often. Their teacher, Mr. Kotter, has a soft spot for these kids because he too, grew up in the city.
The Cast of 'Welcome Back, Kotter' John Travolta (Vinnie Barbarino), Lawrence Hilton Jacobs (Freddie "Boom Boom), Marcia Strassman (Julie Kotter), Gabe Kaplan (Gabe Kotter), Robert Hegyes (Juan Epstein). John Sylvester White (Mr. Michael Woodman) & Ron Palillo (Arnold Horshack) 1975-1976
Welcome Back, Kotter is an American television sitcom starring Gabe Kaplan and featuring a young John Travolta. Videotaped in front of a live studio audience, it originally aired on the ABC network from September 9, 1975, to June 8, 1979. Also Marcia Strassman John Sylvester White Robert Hegyes Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs Ron Palillo Melonie Haller (Season 3) Stephen Shortridge (Season 4)
Marcia A. Strassman (April 28, 1948 - October 25, 2014) died today from breast cancer at age 66. She was an American actress and singer, best known for her roles as Julie Kotter in Welcome Back, Kotter and as Diane Szalinski in the 1989 feature film Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.