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Maya Rudolph Biography and Profile

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Maya Rudolph Profile

Famous as: Actress
Birth Name: Maya Khabira Rudolph
Birth Date: July 27, 1972
Birth place: Gainesville, Florida, United States
Nationalty: American
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Education: University of California, Santa Cruz
Father: Richard Rudolph
Mother: Minnie Riperton
Partner: Paul Thomas Anderson (2001–)
Children:  Pearl Minnie Anderson, Jack Anderson, Lucille Anderson

Maya Rudolph Biography

Maya Khabira Rudolph famous as Maya Rudolph is an American actress and comedian. She was born on July 27, 1972 in Gainesville, Florida, United States to Minnie Riperton and Richard Rudolph. Her mother is a soul singer and her father is a composer, songwriter and producer. She has one brother, Marc Rudolph. Her family moved to Los Angeles when she was too young. Her mother died on July 12, 1979 from cancer. R&B singer Teena Marie is her godmother. She graduated from Crossroads School in 1990 and later she studied at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She later graduated from Porter College in 1995. She started her professional acting career in 1996 when she made her acting debut in the TV series Chicago Hope. She started her film acting career in 1997 when she played the role of a policewoman in the film As Good As It Gets. She rose to fame for her performance on the NBC television show Saturday Night Live. She is best known for her role Ava Alexander in the NBC sitcom Up All Night. Since 2001 she is in relationship with director, Paul Thomas Anderson. The couple is living together in Los Angeles with their four children.

Maya Rudolph Filmography

Film
Year Film Role
1997 Rush Hour Policewoman
As Good As It Gets Rachel
2000 Chuck & Buck Jamilla
Duets Karaoke Hostess
2003 Duplex Tara
2004 Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie Kanshasha X
50 First Dates Stacy
2006 A Prairie Home Companion Molly
Idiocracy Rita
2007 Shrek the Third Rapunzel
2009 Away We Go Verona De Tessant
2010 MacGruber Casey Fitzpatrick
Grown Ups Deanne McKenzie
2011 Bridesmaids Lillian Donovan
Zookeeper Mollie
Friends with Kids Leslie
2013 The Way, Way Back Caitlyn
Grown Ups 2 Deanne McKenzie
Turbo Burn
2014 Inherent Vice Petunia Leeway
Television
Year Series Role
1996–1997 Chicago Hope Nurse Leah Martine
1997 The Devil’s Child Holly
2000 Action Phina
City of Angels Nurse Grace Patterson
2000–2007 Saturday Night Live Various characters
2006 Campus Ladies Professor Theresa Winslow Fabre
2007 The Simpsons Julia
2008–2009 Kath & Kim Athena Scooberman
2011–2012 Up All Night Ava Alexander
2013 Hollywood Game Night Herself

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