June 23, 1980
40 years old
5 ft 0 in | 152 cm
36-27-35 in | 91.5-68.5-89 cm
57 kg | 126 pounds
6.5 US | 37 EU
Melissa Ivy Rauch was born in Marlboro, New Jersey, United States, on June 23, 1980, is an American actress.
Young Melissa Rauch first started performing during her years at the Marlboro High School, in school theater productions and stand-up comedy in New York City.
She made her big screen debut in comedy drama film Delirious (2006) in role as Megan.
She got her television debut in HBO show 12 Miles of Bad Roady (2007) in role as Bethany.
Her breakthrough performance came as Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz in CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory (2009-2019).
Cats & Dogs 3: Paws Unite (2020) spy action comedy in voice role as Gwen the Cat, opposite Max Greenfield and George Lopez
She co-wrote, co-produced and starred in role as Hope Annabelle Greggory in sports comedy drama film The Bronze (2015).
I Love You, Man (2009) buddy comedy opposite Paul Rudd, Jason Segel and Rashida Jones
Are You Here (2014) comedy drama with Owen Wilson, Zach Galifianakis and Amy Poehler
She voiced Francine in animated science fiction comedy film Ice Age: Collision Course (2016).
Flock of Dudes (2016) comedy opposite Chris D'Elia, Hannah Simone and Hilary Duff
She voiced Harley Quinn / Dr. Harleen Quinzel in animated superhero film Batman and Harley Quinn (2017).
Ode to Joy (2019) romantic comedy with Martin Freeman and Morena Baccarin
The Laundromat (2019) biographical comedy drama opposite Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress and six Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for her performance as Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz in CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory (2009-2019).
She had recurring role as Tina in NBC sitcom Kath & Kim (2008-2009).
She had recurring role as Summer in HBO fantasy horror drama television series True Blood (2010).
Black Monday (2019) Showtime dark comedy television serie in role as Shira
Attended the Marlboro High School in Marlboro, New Jersey.
Graduated from Marymount Manhattan College (2002) with Bachelor in Fine Arts degree in acting, in New York City.
Has one brother, Ben Rauch.
She met her husband in college.
She worked as a waitress, at a place called Johnny Rockets in New Jersey.
Likes to play boardwalk games.
Her favorite superhero is Wonder Woman.
She married writer and producer Winston Beigel in 2006, they have one son, Brooks and one daughter, Sadie.