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Kathy Najimy

Kathy Najimy
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Birth Date

February 6, 1957

Age

64 years old

Nationality

United States

Sun Sign

Aquarius

Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color

Dark Brown

Height

5 ft 6 in | 168 cm tall

Net Worth

$8 Million

Body Measurements

36-28-38 in | 91.5-71-96.5 cm

Weight

68 kg | 150 pounds

Bra Size

34B

Shoe size

8 US | 38.5 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Kathy Ann Najimy was born in San Diego, California, United States, on February 6, 1957, is an American actress.

Young Kathy Najimy began her career on stage, as a playwright and performer in Off-Broadway productions.

She made her big screen debut in buddy cop action comedy film The Hard Way (1991) in role as Lang's "Girl Friday".

She got her television debut in game show The $25,000 Pyramid (1985) as Herself (contestant).

Her breakthrough performance came as Sister Mary Patrick in comedy film Sister Act (1992).

She landed her Broadway debut in a play "Dirty Blonde" (2000) in various characters.

Best Movies

She played Sister Mary Patrick in comedy films:

Sister Act (1992), for which she won the American Comedy Award for Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture and was nominated for the MTV Movie + TV Award for Best Breakthrough Performance

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993), for which she was nominated for the American Comedy Award for Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture

She was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Mary Sanderson in fantasy comedy film Hocus Pocus (1993).

She voiced Mary in animated science fiction film WALL-E (2008).

The Hard Way (1991) buddy cop action comedy opposite Michael J. Fox, James Woods and Stephen Lang

Hope Floats (1998) romantic drama with Sandra Bullock, Harry Connick Jr. and Gena Rowlands

The Wedding Planner (2001) romantic comedy opposite Jennifer Lopez and Matthew McConaughey

Say Uncle (2006) comedy with Peter Paige, Anthony Clark and Melanie Lynskey

Dumplin' (2018) coming-of-age comedy opposite Danielle Macdonald, Jennifer Aniston and Odeya Rush

Single All the Way (2021) romantic drama comedy in role as Carole, with Michael Urie and Philemon Chambers

Music (2021) musical drama in role as Evelyn's Mom, opposite Kate Hudson, Leslie Odom Jr. and Maddie Ziegler

Best TV Shows

She won the CableACE Award for Performance in a Comedy Special (shared with Mo Gaffney) for television specials The Kathy & Mo Show: Parallel Lives (1991) and The Kathy & Mo Show: The Dark Side (1995).

She was nominated for the Viewers for Quality Television Award for Best Recurring Player for her role as Dr. Barbara 'Bix' Konstadt in CBS medical drama television series Chicago Hope (1996).

She won the Annie Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement for Voice Acting by a Female Performer in an Animated Television Production for her voice role as Peggy Hill in animated sitcom King of the Hill (1997-2010).

She won two OFTA Television Awards for Best Supporting Actress in a Series for her role as Olive Massery in NBC sitcom Veronica's Closet (1997-2000).

Numb3rs (2006-2007) CBS crime drama series in role as Dr. Mildred Finch

The Big C (2013) Showtime drama series in role as Therapist

Veep (2014-2019) HBO political satire comedy series in role as Wendy Keegan

Younger (2015-2021) TV Land comedy drama series in role as Denise Heller

Unforgettable (2015-2016) CBS police procedural crime drama series in role as Sandra Russo

Graves (2016-2017) Epix comedy series in role as Sylvia Miller

She voiced Sareena Second in Disney's animated children's television series The Rocketeer (2019).

Duncanville (2020- ) Fox animated sitcom in role as Mayor, additional voices

Facts

Attended Crawford High School.

Studied at the San Diego State University.

Has two sisters: Mona, Elaine and one brother, Tom.

Has Lebanese ancestry.

She is a LGBT rights activist.

She also worked with PETA.

She won Celebrity Poker Showdown championship in 2003.

She won Gameshow Marathon in 2006.

She created and produced off-Broadway play "Gloria: A Life".

She wrote and performed in feminist play "The Kathy and Mo Show" (1989).

Featured in music video for Ginger Minj "Gummy Bear" (2021).

Lives in Los Angeles, California.

Relationships

She married comedian and singer Dan Finnerty in 1995, they have one daughter, Samia Najimy Finnerty.

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