Marie Wilson (Summer Townsend on Days of Our Lives)

Current Character: Summer Townsend

Birthday: 1974-10-12

Birthplace: Born in Greece and raised in Toronto, Ontario.

Marital Status: Married to Michael Wilson on December 31, 1996.


One of three daughters, Marie Wilson was born in Greece and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She studied dance, including ballet, tap and jazz, for 10 years. After graduating from school, Wilson traveled throughout Europe while modeling and appearing in more than 100 commercials. She tried her hand at acting when she relocated to California and has since worked in several television series.

Wilson made her daytime debut as Karen Wexler on the ABC soap opera "General Hospital" and its spinoff "Port Charles" from 1999 until the character was killed in 2003. She also played Meg Snyder on "As the World Turns" and another smaller role on "Days of our Lives" before returning to Salem for a new role February 2016.

Career Highlights

Days of our Lives - Summer Townsend (February 1, 2016 – July 29, 2016)
Days of our Lives - Bree Tjaden (2014 - 2015)
As the World Turns - Meg Snyder (June 16, 2005 – June 29, 2010)
And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story - Mary Bono (1999)
General Hospital, Port Charles - Karen Wexler (June 30, 1999 to July 1, 2003)


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