Marla Maples Top 10 Facts

Actress and TV personality Marla Maples will soon add to her resume, Dancing With the Stars contestant! The 52-year-old blonde will be making her dancing debut in the upcoming season 22. Maples is said to be happy to talk about her own projects instead of just answering question regarding her ex, Donald Trump.

Marla is partnered with dance pro Tony Dovolani, you can catch them both on the ABC series, Monday, March 21.


1. She is an Honorary Citizen of Atlanta.

She has served as honorary chairperson and host for numerous charities and foundations and was named Honorary Citizen of Atlanta.

 2. Marla Maples had been in numerous TV and film projects.

She has appeared in over 15 films and has guest starred in numerous TV series, playing opposite Michael J. Fox, Halle Berry, Kirstie Ally, Fran Drescher and others.

 3. Maples is a Broadway professional.

Marla starred in the Tony Award winning musical “Will Roger’s Follies” on Broadway and most recently performed in the Nora and Delia Ephron play “Love, Loss, and What I Wore” at the Westside Theater in NY.

4. Marla is also a TV and radio host.

She has hosted The Miss U.S.A. Pageant” and “The Miss Universe Pageant”

As host of the radio show “Awakenings with Marla” on Contact Talk Radio, Marla shares the voices of those who are dedicated to uplifting humanity.

 5. She has also dabbled into music.

.As a songwriter and performer she released the “One World of Love Benefit Album” –which she performed on the stage of Carnegie Hall in New York City for the Turn Up the Peace World Premier.

 6. Marla Maples is very in touch with her spirituality.

Her album “The Endless,” features spiritual leaders like Deepak Chopra, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Michael Berg, and Michael Bernard Beckwith.

 7. Marla is in the Globunity board of directors.

She is listed as a Director of Inspirational Speakers for Globunity –an innovative worldwide phenomenon for the creation and consumption of art and entertainment.

8. She is an Advisory Board Member of Spirituality for Kids.

Marla is big on charity,  the mom of one, has been honored by the Wall Street Journal, Make a Wish Foundation, American Family Housing, Feed the Children, Shelter for the Homeless, and The City of Hope.

 9. Marla Maples used to be Mrs. Trump.

She married the current GOP presidential frontrunner, 69, in 1993 before their divorce in 1999. They had a long-running affair while Trump was married to Ivana Trump.

 10. She is a hot mom.

From her marriage to the real state mogul, Donald Trump she became the mom of now, 22-year-old Tiffany Trump.

You can find lovely Marla Maples on Twitter here.