Before this morning I only knew Marian from It's a Living, a show with a fabulous theme song.
Okay, technically that's still all I actually know her from (well, that and she's Dabney Coleman's wife in Nine to Five), but she did win a Tony for Promises, Promises (the exact same role and award that Katie Finneran won a Tony for the other day). Here's Marian with Jerry Orbach (also a Tony winner for that production):
And here she is on Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman:
Mercer passed away earlier this year, at 75.
Happy birthday dude. Rest in peace.