Who is Melvin Van Peebles Ex-Wife? Maria Marx Age, Husband, Children, Net worth, Wiki, Bio

Maria Marx is thought to be about the age of 86. The Godfather of Black Cinema, Melvin Van Peebles, married Maria Marx, a director, writer, and musician.

Maria is a German photographer and actor who has appeared in films such as Love Kills (1998) and Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS, according to her IMDB biography (1975).

Melvin Van Peebles died at his home, surrounded by his family, on September 21, 2021, at the age of 89. The announcement was revealed on the Criterion Collection’s social media platforms in a statement.


Melvin Van Peebles had previously married Maria Marx and did not have a wife at the time of his death.

Maria Marx was a German-born actress and photographer, according to NBC. They married in 1950 but divorced after a few years. Mario Van Peebles is the name of their kid.

During the course of their marriage, the pair is also reported to have resided in Mexico.

Melvin’s children and grandkids are his only survivors.

Maria Marx Age, Date of Birth, Birthday, Family, What about her father, mother, Where is she from? Early Life

Maria Marx is said to be in her eighties. The actual age and date of birth, however, have yet to be revealed to the media or the general public.

Mario’s father was 24 years old when his mother was 21 years old, according to Talkhouse.

Mario believes that his parents were both quite creative.

Melvin Van Peebles Family

Her mother, on the other hand, was a photographer who was engaged in the visual arts.

Unfortunately, Maria has yet to be included in Wikipedia’s official article. Her brief profile, however, may be read on IMDb’s official website.

Maria Marx  Net worth, How much did she earn?

There is no information available on how many of the assets she actually possesses. However, it can be estimated that she has a property with a net worth of more than $1million dollar.

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As per the source, the major source of her income seems to be from acting. Also, she is a well-known photographer. It can be assumed that she might have amassed a good amount of fortune throughout her career.   

Maria Marx Husband, Her Relationship and Children?

Maria Marx was married to Melvin Van Peebles.

A multi-talented person Melvin Van Peebles, Mario Van Peebles’ father, has died. The Godfather of Black Cinema died at the age of 89.

Peebles, who was born on August 21, 1932, was an American actor, filmmaker, playwright, writer, and musician.

His most well-known work is Sweet Sweetback’s Baadassss Song, which he composed and starred in.

Melvin Van Peebles

In addition to Sweet Sweetback’s Baadassss Song, Peebles has been in almost 40 films, including The Shining, Jaws: The Revenge, Panther, and Redemption Road.

In the entertainment sector, Peebles is most known for her films Don’t Play Us Cheap and Bellyful.

The couple is also said to have spent time in Mexico throughout their marriage.

She and her spouse Melvin Van Peebles have three children together. Mario, Megan, and Max Van Peebles are the names of the couple’s three children.

Maria Marx Career

There is some information that is available on the internet about Maria Marx’s career.

She is mainly known for her first movie with the name of “Iisa, She Wolf of the SS” which was released in the year of 1975. Don Edmonds directed the film. Dyanne Thorne, Gregory Knoph, Tony Mumolo, and Maria Marx star in this film. Ilsa is a ruthless Nazi warden in a death camp where “medical experiments” are carried out. Ilsa wants to show that women can endure more agony and suffering than males.

After that, she played in the movie named “Love Kills”. This movie was released in the year of 1998. Mario Van Peebles directed the film. Loretta Devine, Mario Van Peebles, Lesley Ann Warren, Donovan Leitch Jr. At the house of a recently departed Beverly Hills millionaire, a masseuse becomes entangled in the family schemes.

Where she attended her High school and University? What was her major?

The information on her education is not currently available. But it can be assumed that she completed her education from her local hometown which can be presumed from Germany as per the source.

Maria Marx  Social Media Reach

When it comes to Instagram, there was not any account that looked like Maria Marx as a user. So, we are trying to find her account.

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We were not able to find her Twitter account. So, she might not be active on some social media platforms as well.

Because of this, we were not able to get information on her lifestyle and other detail about how she would present herself on the social media platform.

Maria Marx  FAQ’s

Who is Maria Marx?

Maria is a German photographer and actor who has appeared in films such as Love Kills (1998) and Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS, according to her IMDB biography (1975).

How old is Maria Marx?

Maria Marx is said to be in her eighties. The actual age and date of birth, however, have yet to be revealed to the media or the general public.

Who is Maria Marx Husband?

Maria Marx was married to Melvin Van Peebles. However, they were separated several years ago.

Does Maria Marx use social media? 

She is not available on Twitter, Instagram, or any other social media platform.

Maria Marx’s Body Appearance Height, Weight

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Body TypeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Maria Marx ’s which you should know

Zodiac SignN/A
Net Worth Approx. $1 million
Single/ In a relationship Single
Current Husband/ SpouseN/A
ChildrenMario Van Peebles, Megan Van Peebles, Max Van Peebles