Deidre Hall

Deidre Ann Hall (English pronunciation: /di:dɹə hɔl/) (born October 31, 1947) is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Dr. Marlena Evans on NBC’s daytime drama Days of our Lives, which she played for almost 40 years. The character is considered an icon to the soap, and has experienced some of the most outrageous storylines in soap opera history. She is also an ambassador for Operation Smile.