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Mayim Bialik

Mayim Bialik grew up in San Diego and got her first acting job (Pumpkinhead (1988)) when she was just 12 years old. A number of TV roles followed until in 1990 she was cast in Blossom (1990), the role which made her famous.By 1993, while Blossom was still airing, she had already won a deferred place at Harvard and was also accepted by Yale but chose in the end to attend UCLA. She was awarded her Bachelor's degree in 2000 and began reading for a PhD in Neuroscience (studying Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in adolescents with Prader-Willi syndrome) which she eventually completed in 2007.She continued working throughout her studies and was a regular on US TV screens, becoming a Prime Time face again in 2010 when she began her regular appearances as "Sheldon's friend who is not his girlfriend" in the hit series The Big Bang Theory (2007).

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Dec 12, 1975 In San Diego, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series ABC Afterschool Specials 1972-10-04
Latest Project:
Series Candid Camera 2014-08-11

Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 15 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Big Bang Theory
Poster of Blossom
Candid Camera Self - Co-Hostess / ... 6 episodes, 2014 2014-08-11
Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
The Queen Latifah Show Unknown 2013
King of the Nerds Unknown 2013-01-17
The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 2013-09-09
Hollywood Game Night Unknown 2013-07-11
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
The Secret Life of the American Teenager Unknown 2008-09-03
Saving Grace Unknown 2007-07-23
The Big Bang Theory Amy Farrah Fowler 203 episodes, 2010-2019 2006-05-01
'Til Death Unknown 2006
Balls of Steel Unknown 2005-08-19
Fat Actress Self 2 episodes, 2005 2005-03-06
Bones Unknown 2005-09-13
The Soup Unknown 2004-07-30
Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Kim Possible Unknown 2002-06-07
Survivor Unknown 2000-05-31
Curb Your Enthusiasm Unknown 2000-10-15
Extreme Ghostbusters Unknown 1997-09-01
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Johnny Bravo Unknown 1997-07-07
Recess Unknown 1997-08-31
The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest Unknown 1996-08-26
7th Heaven Unknown 1996-08-26
Hey Arnold! Unknown 1996-10-07
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters Unknown 1994-10-29
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Blossom Blossom Russo 114 episodes, 1990-1995 1990-07-05
Doogie Howser, M.D. Unknown 1989-09-19
Murphy Brown Unknown 1988-11-14
Beauty and the Beast Unknown 1987-09-05
MacGyver Unknown 1985-09-29
The Facts of Life Unknown 1979-08-24
20/20 Unknown 1978-06-06
ABC Afterschool Specials Self 2 episodes, 1992-1994 1972-10-04