Marie Osmond (b. 1959)
Little-bit country singer ("Paper Roses").
Lotta-dolls doll maker.
Finished third behind the celeb-led dance teams of Helio Castroneves and Mel B. in the fifth season of TV's Dancing with the Stars (2007).
Turbulent Dancing stint saw her: collapse on stage; lose her father; send a son to rehab; and, most shockingly, dress like a giant doll (2007).
Divorcing second husband Brian Blosil after 20 years of marriage (2007).
"Doing fine" after an "adverse reaction to some medication," her camp said in denying a National Enquirer report she'd had an adverse reaction to a suicide attempt. (2006)
Documented struggle with postpartum depression in memoir, Behind the Smile (2002).
Launched doll line, Marie Osmond Dolls, in 1991. Memberships in the Marie Osmond Doll Club still available.
Lone sister of Jimmy, Donny and various lesser Osmonds.
Has cohosted two series with Donny -- the variety show Donny and Marie (1976-79) and the talk show Donny & Marie (1998-2000).
Starred in her own variety show, Marie (1980-81), sans Donny.
Became a country artist in the 1980s, scoring the hits "Meet Me in Montana," among others.
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