Mayim Bialik Profile
Mayim Bialik is an American actress, game show host, and author best known as the title character in the NBC sitcom Blossom from 1991 to 1995. From 2010 to 2019, she starred as neuroscientist Amy Farrah Fowler on the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory, for which she received four Primetime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series and two Critics’ Choice Television Awards for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
Mayim Bialik Education
Bialik attended North Hollywood High School in North Hollywood, California, and graduated in 1993. She was granted a deferred acceptance because of her acting commitments and attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). In 2000, she earned a Bachelor of Science in neuroscience with minors in Hebrew and Jewish studies. Bialik has stated that she did not have the necessary grades for medical school.
She then pursued a doctorate in neuroscience. In 2005, she took a break from her studies to return to acting. In 2007, she returned to UCLA to earn her Doctor of Philosophy in neuroscience from Dr. James McCracken. Her dissertation was titled “Hypothalamic regulation in Prader–Willi syndrome: maladaptive, obsessive-compulsive, affiliative, and satiety behaviors.”
Mayim Bialik Age
Bialik is 46 years old as of 2021. She was born Mayim Chaya Bialik on 12 December 1975 in San Diego, California, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 12 December.
Mayim Bialik Height
Bialik stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches(1.63 m).
Mayim Bialik Family
Bialik to his parents, Barry and Beverly (née Winkleman) Bialik. Her family was Jewish immigrants from the Bronx in New York City. Three of her four grandparents came from Poland, Czechoslovakia, and Hungary, respectively. She was raised as a Reform Jew but now identifies as Modern Orthodox Jewish. She celebrated her bat mitzvah. She has described herself as a “staunch Zionist.” Her name, Mayim, is derived from a family nickname given to her great-grandmother, Miriam. Hayim Nahman is a poet. Her great-great-great-granduncle was Bialik.
Quick Facts About Mayim Bialik
|Full Name||Mayim Chaya Bialik|
|Age||46 years old|
|Net Worth||$25 million|
Mayim Bialik Husband | Children
On August 31, 2003, Bialik married Michael Stone in a Victorian-themed ceremony that included traditional Jewish wedding customs. They have two sons as a couple. In November of 2012, they divorced. Bialik revealed in December 2018 that she and her five-year boyfriend had broken up.
Mayim Bialik Net Worth
Bialik has an estimated net worth of $25 million.
Mayim Bialik Vaccines
In an October 2020 YouTube video titled “Anti-Vaxxers and Covid,” she explained how her views on immunization had evolved. Bialik revealed that she and her two children would be getting COVID-19 vaccines as well as flu shots.
Mayim Bialik Tattoo
Bialik has a tattoo on her neck as well as approximately 15 ear piercings. In an article for her lifestyle blog, Grok Nation, Mayim revealed new information about her tattoos. The back of her neck is adorned with a tiny black and crimson pattern. She has another tattoo, as she previously revealed in a tweet, but it is rarely visible in photographs.
Mayim previously joked about getting a tattoo to commemorate her appearance on ‘The Big Bang Theory.’ When asked what tattoo she would get to commemorate her time on The Big Bang Theory, Mayim joked in an interview that she would consider shaving her head and getting a design depicting a tiara before letting her hair grow back.
Mayim Bialik Jeopardy
Bialik appeared as a guest host on Jeopardy! from May 31 to June 11, 2021. On August 11, 2021, it was announced that she would host future prime time specials and spinoffs for the series. After executive producer Mike Richards resigned as host after one week, it was announced that Bialik would fill in for three weeks. Her contract was extended for seven weeks, after which she will alternate with Ken Jennings for the rest of the year.
Over time, the show has attracted a large audience and received numerous accolades from professional television critics. The daily syndicated version of Jeopardy! has won a record 39 Daytime Emmy Awards as well as a Peabody Award, with over 8,000 episodes aired. The show was ranked No. 45 on TV Guide’s list of the 60 greatest shows in American television history in 2013. Jeopardy! has also gained a global following, with regional adaptations in a number of other countries.
Mayim Bialik Blossom
She appeared in Michael Jackson’s music video for “Liberian Girl.” She was attached to two television pilots in 1990: Fox’s Molloy and NBC’s Blossom. Molloy produced six episodes for a tryout run before filming the Blossom pilot special. The latter, which aired two weeks before the Fox series, received higher ratings. Blossom debuted as a mid-season replacement on January 3, 1991, following the cancellation of Molloy after six episodes, and aired until May 22, 1995.
Blossom Ruby Russo is the youngest child and only daughter of Nick and Maddy Russo, Six’s best friend, and Vinnie’s longtime on-again, off-again girlfriend. Blossom learns many difficult lessons from her own, her family’s, and Six’s lives, including those about abuse, alcohol, drugs, divorce, and many other topics. Blossom is especially close to her family, and she forms close bonds with her father and two brothers. Blossom resents but eventually comes to respect her stepmother Carol and new step-sister, Kennedy, after Nick remarries in later seasons. Blossom learns from Nick in one episode that she was named after jazz singer Blossom Dearie.
Mayim Bialik The Big Bang Theory
On July 19, 2012, she received her first Emmy nomination for her role as Amy Farrah Fowler on The Big Bang Theory in the category of Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Amy Farrah Fowler is a woman who was chosen as Sheldon’s ideal mate by an online dating site. Amy is from Glendale, California.
While she and Sheldon initially share a lack of social awareness, after meeting Penny and Bernadette, she becomes more interested in social and romantic interactions. Her relationship with Sheldon gradually progresses to the point where he considers her his girlfriend, and they eventually marry. Amy considers herself and Penny to be best friends, which Penny does not initially share. Amy holds a doctorate in neurobiology.
Raj and Howard first discovered her as a potential match for Sheldon via an online dating service. Sheldon admits that she is the most like him by any standard. She, like him, had previously avoided relationships (whether romantic or otherwise is entirely unclear). She lives on her own. She is also working on a five-year plan to become Mrs. Cooper.
Amy wants to take a break from their relationship by the ninth season, and a naive Sheldon pushes her until she breaks up with him. Later, they reconcile and rekindle their relationship, eventually moving in together. In “The Proposal Proposal,” Sheldon asks her to marry him in the Season 10 finale. The wedding took place on May 12, 2018.
Mayim Bialik TV Shows
- 2021 – Call Me Kat
- 2021 – Jeopardy!
- 2020 – Celebrity Show-Off
- 2020 – Match Game
- 2020 – Young Sheldon
- 2017 – MasterChef Junior
- 2017 – Rhett & Link’s Buddy System
- 2017 – Drop the Mic
- 2016 – Star vs. the Forces of Evil
- 2015 – Blaze and the Monster Machines
- 2015 – The Flight Before Christmas
- 2014 – Candid Camera
- 2014 – Stan Lee’s Mighty 7
- 2012 – Survivor: One World
- 2011 – The Dog Who Saved Halloween
- 2010–2019 – The Big Bang Theory
- 2010 – The Secret Life of the American Teenager
- 2010 – Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
- 2009 – Saving Grace
- 2009 – Bones
- 2009 – ‘Til Death
- 2005; 2007 – Curb Your Enthusiasm
- 2005 – Katbot
- 2005 – Fat Actress
- 2004 – Kim Possible
- 2003 – 7th Heaven
Mayim Bialik Movies
- 2011 – The Chicago 8
- 2006 – Kalamazoo?
- 1990 – The Kingdom Chums: Original Top Ten
- 1988 – Beaches
- 1988 – Pumpkinhead
- TBA – As Sick as They Made Us