Maya Rudolph | Biography

Posted On: 26 Jun, 2014


Maya Rudolph | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth July 27, 1972
Age 45 Years 1 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Husband/Spouse Paul Thomas Anderson
Boyfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? No
Married Yes
Body Measurements 39-28-39 inches
Net Worth $4 Million Dollars
Height 5 feet 7 inches(170 cm)
Weight 149 pounds (68 kg)
Children/Kids Jack Anderson, Lucille Anderson, Pearl Minnie Anderson, Minnie Ida Anderson

Maya Khabira Rudolph, popularly known as Maya Rudolph was born on July 27, 1972 in Gainesville, Florida, U.S. She is known to people as an American actress and comedian. She rose to fame after appearing on the NBC television show Saturday Night Live. Rudolph has already appeared in movies like Idiocracy (2006), Away We Go (2009), Grown Ups (2010), and Bridesmaids (2011). Her parents are soul singer Minnie Riperton and composer, producer and songwriter Richard Rudolph.

Rudolph graduated from Crossroads School in Santa Monica, California in 1990 and later she was enrolled at the University of California, Santa Cruz, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in photography from Porter College. Rudolph started her professional career in 2000 after joining Saturday Night Live as a featured player. Rudolph sang as Beyonce Knowles in the Prince Show sketches. She also has the ability to change her looks and her accent. Sometimes, she is like Paris Hilton and Lisa Kudrow then sometimes like Diana Ross and sometimes like Lisa Ling. She was also able to play role of males like Mario Vazquez, Scott Joplin and Justin Guarini.

During her tenure at Saturday Night Live, Rudolph has done impressions of several celebrities including Christina Aguilera, Amanda Byram, Ananda Lewis, Barbra Streisand, Bern Nadette Stani, Charo, Michelle Obama, Condoleezza Rice, Emily Robison, Darcel Wynne, Diana Ross, Donatella Versace, Donna Fargo, Tina Turner, Fredricka Whitfield, Free, Gayle King, Halle Berry, Paris Hilton, Ivanka Trump, Ja'net Du Bois, Mary Roach, Jennifer Lopez, Joyce "Fenderella" Irby, Justin Guarini, Kara Saun, Beyonce, La Toya Jackson, Lisa Kudrow, Lisa Ling, Scott Joplin, Lucy Liu, Lynda Lopez, Macy Gray, Valerie Simpson, Mario Vasquez, Maya Angelou, Melinda Doolittle, Melissa Stark, Tyra Banks, Mýa, Nelly Furtado, Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth, Oprah Winfrey, Patti LaBelle, Phylicia Rasha, Rocsi, Teresa Heinz, Terra Patrick, and Vanessa Hudgens.

Besides, Rudolph also guest starred as Rapunzel in animated movie Shrek the Third, Athena Scooberman in NBC's Kath & Kim and Julian in The Simpdons. Rudolph has also played a role in various television series such as Chicago Hope, Chuck & Buck, City of Angels, As Good as it Gets, Idiocracy, and Gattaca. She has done about 24 films and 11 TV shows. Rudolph has been nominated for several awards like Gotham Award for Best Ensemble Cast for A Prairie Home Companion, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Acting Ensemble and Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress to name few and has won MTV Movie Award for Best Gut-Wrenching Performance. Rudolph belongs to American nationality and has a white ethnicity.

She does have a perfect body measurements with attractive height. She is 5 feet 6 inches tall and has a sexy pair of legs. Rudolph looks hot in whatever she wears. Her pictures in bikini are also available in internet. Regarding her personal life, Rudolph is in living relationship with her partner Paul Thomas Anderson since 2001. She was pregnant with her first baby in 2005. They have now four children. But, Paul is not her husband as the couples are not married yet. Rudolph is living happily with her family at Los Angeles and there are not any rumors of their divorce.

Her biography can also be accessed via wiki and IMDb. Other information about her can be accessed via her personal as well as official sites. Her fans can also follow her in twitter and IMDb as well as like her page in Facebook to get her latest updates.