Dina Merrill is an actress, producer and one of America’s leading women executives. She is also an artist, philanthropist, civic leader and an icon of charm, beauty and grace.

Merrill’s acting career includes starring in more than 25 feature films, including The Courtship of Eddie’s Father, The Player, True Colors, Operation Petticoat and Butterfield 8. She has also accumulated well over 100 television credits, starred on Broadway and in regional theater roles including drama, comedy and musicals.

Dina Merrill has demonstrated a lifelong commitment to leadership and public service as a corporate leader, philanthropist, and activist.

The mother of four children, married to Ted Hartley and grandmother of six, Dina brings her good humor, grace and sparkle to all of her life roles. As one admirer has said, Dina personifies “glamour – with both feet on the ground.”