Mayim Bialik

Mayim Bialik Mayim Hoya Bialik is an American actress best known for her leading role in the classic '90s family sitcom Blossom, for her portrayal in Beaches of a young version of Bette Midler's character, and for her role as Amy Farrah Fowler on The Big Bang Theory.

Bialik began acting as a child in the late 1980s. Her early roles included the horror film Pumpkinhead and guest spots on MacGyver, The Facts of Life and Beauty and the Beast. Bialik was tied to two television pilots in 1990, Fox's Molloy and NBC's Blossom, the latter of which went on to run for five seasons.

In 2000, Bialik earned a BS in Neuroscience and Hebrew & Jewish Studies from UCLA. She continued her studies at the university and went on to earn a PhD in Neuroscience in 2007.

She first appeared as Amy Farrah Fowler in the third season finale of The Big Bang Theory and, following guest appearances in the fourth season, was made a regular cast member on the show.

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11 minutes ago: I spoke w/ filmmaker, @ChaiV about @incorruptfilm & the 2012 Senegalese elections. Read more:?

5 hours ago: "The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn." - @GloriaSteinem #WCW?

5 hours ago: Trump is setting his agenda for the first 100 days in office. Let's set OURS. On 2/5 I'm taking part in #TheBig100:

6 hours ago: RT @JohnRossBowie: To the people calling @missmayim a 'snowflake' - that's 'Dr.' Snowflake, PhD, motherfuckers.

6 hours ago: RT @Kveller: #Breaking At least 18 Jewish institutions across US targeted in second wave of bomb threats