Saturday 22 July 2017

Mayim Bialik

Mayim is an American actress best known for playing the role of Ms. Amy Farrah Fowler in CBS's comedy series The Big Bang Theory. She has also acted in other movies such as PumpkinHead, Don't Drink the Water, The Dog Who Saved Halloween, Stan Lee's Mighty 7, The Flight Before Christmas, etc. Mayim has also been part of many television series such as Beauty and the Beast, Molloy, Blossom, The Adventures of Hyperman, 7th Heaven, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Candid Camera and as a judge in MasterChef Hunion (US Season5). Her performances have won her multiple awards such as Young Artists Award, Online Fim Critics Society, and Critics Choice Television Awards. Some of her prestigious nominations have been at Primetime Emmy Awards, Screen Actors' Guild Award, Saturn Awards, and Young Hollywood Award.

Mayim Bialik  Religion

Her grandparents had fled the Nazi Holocaust. They immigrated from Poland and Czechoslovakia?Austria. Mayim has been raised in a Reform Jewish religion. She calls herself not only an aspiring "Modern Orthodox" but also a "staunch Zionist".

Mayim Bialik Political Views

A fervent believer of Judaism and its practices, she has once donated money to the IDF for armored vests at the time of Gaza conflict in 2014.

Who is he/she dating?

Bialik was married to Michael Stone in 2003, but that marriage ended in 2012. 

Mayim Bialik Hobbies

A prodigious scientist, Mayim along with a pediatrician has written two books. One of Beyond The Sling, which is about attachment parenting, and the other Mayim's Vegan Table is a recipe book. She has also written a book called "Girling Up", that talks about scientific evolution about a girl. Bialik has launched GrokNation, which is a lifestyle website including subjects such as religion, popular culture, Hollywood, and parenting. A music lover, she can play piano, bass guitar, trumpet, and harp.

Interesting Facts

She is real time neuroscientist, like the character she plays in The Big Bang Theory. Mayim Bialik received her Ph.D. in neuroscience from UCLA. 

Mayim is the celebrity spokesperson for the Holistic Moms Network.

A vegan, Bialik is a founder of Shamayim V'Artez Institute that is Jewish organization advocating ethical treatment of animals.

In the Late Late Show With James Corden, she admitted being a strong feminist.