July 11, 1953
68 years old
5 ft 2 ½ in | 159 cm tall
60 kg | 132 lbs
Mindy Lee Sterling was born in Paterson, New Jersey, United States, on July 11, 1953, is an American actress.
Young Mindy Sterling began her professional acting career in 1981.
She made her big screen debut in fantasy comedy film The Devil and Max Devlin (1981) in role as Fan #1 at Grammy's.
She got her television debut in ABC sitcom Perfect Strangers (1986) in episode "First Date", in role as Hostess.
Her breakthrough performance came as Frau Farbissina in spy action comedy movie Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997).
She played Frau Farbissina in Austin Powers film series (1997–2002):
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999), for which she was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actress - Comedy
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series for her role as Shirla in comedy movie Secs & Execs (2017).
She voiced Female Ox in animated adventure comedy film Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006).
She voiced Doris Flipkitz in animated mockumentary comedy movie Surf's Up (2007).
She voiced The Supervisor in animated science fiction film Mars Needs Moms (2011).
Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999) black comedy opposite Kirsten Dunst, Ellen Barkin and Brittany Murphy
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) science fiction action disaster with Shia LaBeouf, Josh Duhamel and John Turturro
Any Day Now (2012) drama opposite Alan Cumming and Garret Dillahunt
The Good Neighbor (2016) thriller with James Caan, Logan Miller and Keir Gilchrist
All About Nina (2018) comedy drama opposite Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Common and Beau Bridges
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series for her role as Bobbie in comedy web series Con Man (2015-2017).
She was nominated for the BTVA Television Voice Acting Award for Best Female Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Guest Role for her voice role as Lady Pipi Wuthering in animated television series Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! (2015), in episode "Party Like It's 1899".
She was nominated for the BTVA Television Voice Acting Award for Best Female Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role - Action/Drama for her voice role as Chief Lin Beifong in animated television series The Legend of Korra (2012-2014), also won four for BTVA Television Voice Acting Awards for Best Vocal Ensemble in a New Television Series.
She had recurring role as Lona in USA Network comedy television show Manhattan, AZ (2000).
On the Spot (2003) The WB sketch comedy series in role as Fifi
She had recurring role as Miss Francine Briggs in Nickelodeon teen sitcom iCarly (2007-2012).
She voiced Ms. Endive in Cartoon Network animated television series Chowder (2007-2010).
My Own Worst Enemy (2008) NBC drama series in role as Arlene Scott
Desperate Housewives (2010-2011) ABC comedy drama mystery series in role as Mitzi Kinsky
A.N.T. Farm (2011-2013) Disney Channel teen sitcom in role as Principal Susan Skidmore
Legit (2013) FX/FXX sitcom in role as Janice Nugent
Black-ish (2015-2017) ABC sitcom in role as Pam / Pamela
The Goldbergs (2017) ABC sitcom in role as Linda Schwartz
She voiced Mrs. Sneedly in Netflix animated television series The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants (2018-2019).
She joined The Groundlings improv troupe in 1984.
Has one brother, Mark.
Has Jewish ancestry.
She voiced Aunt May / Female Pedestrian / Scientist in video game Spider-Man 2 (2004).
She voiced Oracle Ulinara / Darmen Sproutmore / Merchant Novak in video game EverQuest II (2004).
She voiced The Citizens of Metropolis in video game Superman Returns (2006).
She voiced Bobbie in video game Con Man: The Game (2016).
She won the California Independent Film Festival Diamond Award in 2018.
She was married to Brian Gadson, they have a son, Max Gadson.