Former dental hygienist, Marilou York rose to popularity after marrying actor Mark Hamill who is popular for the role of Luke Skywalker in Star Wars. Also, she has co-produced the straight-to-video film 'Comic Book: The Movie'.

Marilou York with her husband Mark Hamil
Caption: Marilou York with her husband Mark Hamil (Photo: Showbiz Cheat Sheet) 

Parents of Marilou York

On February 11, 1955, Marilou York was born in the United States of America under the birth sign Aquarius. She is the daughter of parents Doyle Frederick York (father) and Jean Apple (mother). However, there is limited info regarding her early life, & siblings. 

Having American nationality, Marilou is of  Caucasian ethnicity. In Illinois, she enrolled high school and college. In the year 1973, she graduate from Camri Township Hall High School's class of 1973  alumni located in Camri. Then she joined Parkland College in Champaign and graduated as a dental hygienist in the year 1975. Marilou York  

What's Marilou York's Net Worth?

This celebrity wife York earned huge success in her career through her commercial mind and ethics. So, Marilou York has an estimated net worth of $5 Million from her working career. But York's husband Mark Hamill has an estimated net worth of $18 Million

Also, he earned $3 million for a cameo appearance at the very end of 2015's "The Force Awakens". Surely, she living big with the fortune and sharing her space with her husband and three children, and dogs.

Who is Marilou York's Husband? Her Wedding

Marilou York has been living a blissful married life with her husband Mark Hamill for over four decades and is still going strong. The duo truly proves “till death do us apart” is possible and “forever” exist. She first met Mark Hamill at the dental office where she was working as a dental hygienist.

In an interview, he revealed about their first meeting

“She came into the waiting room in jeans, white coat, breasts like melons, looking like a Vargas painting”.


Then they started dating soon but their relationship didn’t really take off from there. However, the duo's relationship ended after the success of the ‘Star Wars movies got to Mark Hamill’s head. Mark began dating fellow actress Anne Wyndham during that time. 

Then he resumed his relationship with York after realizing that he couldn’t be with Anne. Eventually, Marilou York tied the wedding knot with her husband Mark Hamill in a private ceremony. Their lavish wedding ceremony was held in Malibu. 

Does Marilou York Have Kids? 

From her married life with Mark, they became parents of three kids. She gave birth to their 1st child a son Nathan Hamill born on June 25, 1979. Then the couple was blessed with their 2nd child son Griffin Hamill born on March 4, 1983. The duo became parents of daughter Chelsea Hamill born on July 27, 1988. 

Her elder son works as an artist and illustrator. Marilou's 2nd son Griffin is a martial arts teacher as well as an artist. While her daughter Chelsea works at her father’s company, Amazing Invisible Inc, in the department of public relations.


This celebrity wife York was working as a dental hygienist prior to meet her husband Mark Hamill. Also, she co-produced the straight-to-video film Comic Book: The Movie in the year 2004. As we already mentioned, she rose to popularity as the wife of Star Wars star Mark Hamill.