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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|Mayim Bialik takes part in Lindt Gold Bunny Celebrity Auction||March 10, 2015|
|Mayim Bialik interview with iD Magazine||June 30, 2014|
|Happy Birthday Mayim!||December 12, 2013|
|The Secret Life of Scientists: Mayim Bialik||February 15, 2013|