Maya Rudolph Bio

(Actress)

Relationship Statistics of Maya Rudolph

What is Maya Rudolph marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Maya Rudolph get married ? (married date):, 2001
How many children does Maya Rudolph have ? (name):Four (Minnie Ida Anderson, Jackson Wright Anderson, Pearl Minnie Anderson, Lucille Anderson)
Is Maya Rudolph having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Maya Rudolph lesbian ?: No
Who is Maya Rudolph husband ? (name):Paul Thomas Anderson
Paul Thomas Anderson

More about the relationship

Maya Rudolph was in a relationship with an American actor Jerry Minor, she was in a relationship with an American Musician Matt Sharp, but the relationship didn’t last long and they broke up. Then, she was in a relationship with an American Actor Chris Kattan, but they broke up.

Moreover, Rudolph came into a relationship with American film director and producer Paul Thomas Anderson in 2001. They have four children together, Pearl Bailey Anderson (2005), Lucille Anderson (2009), Jackson Wright Anderson (2011) and Minnie Ida Anderson (2013).

Who is Maya Rudolph?

Maya Rudolph is an American actress, voice artist, comedian, and singer. Likely, Rudolph first gained prominence in the mid-1990s as a member of the alternative rock band The Rentals, before joining The Groundlings improv troupe later in the decade. In the year 2000, Rudolph became a cast member on the NBC late-night sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live and subsequently appeared in supporting roles in films such as 50 First Dates (2004), A Prairie Home Companion (2006), and Idiocracy (2006).

Maya Rudolph: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity

Maya Rudolph was born in Gainesville, Florida, the United States on July 27, 1972. Her birth name is  Maya Khabira Rudolph and she is currently 47 years old. Her father’s name is Richard Rudolph (composer, lyricist, and producer) and her mother’s name is Minnie Riperton (singer, songwriter). Whereas, her mother passed away due to cancer when Maya Rudolph was seven years old.

She has a brother namely, Marc Rudolph. Maya holds American citizenship and mixed (Ashkenazi Jewish- African-American) ethnicity. Her birth sign is Leo.

Maya Rudolph: Education, School/ College University

Talking about Maya’s education history, she did her schooling at St. Augustine by the Sea School during her teenage years and later graduated from the Crossroads School in Santa Monica, California. She then enrolled for a course in photography at the University of California in 1990 and completed her graduation with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Porter College in 1995.

Maya Rudolph: Professional Life, Career

Talking about her profession, Maya Rudolph pursued her interest of comedy and began her career with the improv comedy troop ‘The Groundlings’. She was able to perform well and showcase her talent in acting during this phase. She also appeared in minor roles in movies like ‘As Good As It Gets’ (1997), ‘Gattaca’ (1997), and TV series ‘Chicago Hope’ (1996-1997).

During 2000, she got a major break in her career by joining ‘Saturday Night Live’ – a popular television live comedy show, as a featured player for three seasons between the years 1999 -2000. Along with her acting capabilities, her talent as a singer was often used throughout the show. In the year 2000, she also bagged a recurring role in the TV series ‘City of Angels’.

Likewise, in 2001, Maya got promoted as a cast member on the ‘Saturday Night Live’ show. She was much appreciated for her command over a wide range of accents that allowed her to portray different cultures and personalities with ease. A few of the ethnicities she portrayed include Hispanic, Asian, North European and Black. Similarly, she made her last appearance on the ‘Saturday Night Live’ show on November 2007. However, she appeared on the show as a guest in 2008, 2009 and 2010. Likely, she made a comeback on the show in 2012 as a host.

During her time in the show, she performed more than 50 celebrity impressions. Most popular of these include Barbra Streisand, Christina Aguilera, Darcel Wynne, Diana Ross, Halle Berry, Ivanka Trump, Jennifer Lopez, Lisa Kudrow, Lisa Ling, Michelle Obama, Nelly Furtado, Paris Hilton, Tyra Banks, Valerie Simpson, and Whitney Houston. Whereas, her first major movie role came in 2006 with the film ‘A Prairie Home Companion’. She also co-starred in the movie ‘Idiocracy’ that released later that year.

In the year 2007, she gave her voice to the character of Rapunzel in the movie ‘Shrek the Third’. Other moves that she has voice acted include ‘Zookeeper’ (2011), ‘Turbo’ (2013), ‘The Nut Job’ (2014), ‘Big Hero 6’ (2014) and ‘Strange Magic’ (2015). During 2010, Maya acted in the movie ‘Grown Ups’ starring Adam Sandler. The next year she appeared in the movie’ Bridesmaids’. During 2011, she also acted in ‘Friends with Kids’.

During 2013, she appeared in a supporting role in the film ‘The Way, Way Back’. She also co-starred in the situational comedy ‘Up All Night’. In the following year, she appeared in the crime comedy-drama film ‘Inherent Vice’. Likewise, in 2014, a television pilot of Universal Television’s ‘The Maya Rudolph Show’ was aired. The show was an attempt to revisit the classic variety show format. Maya Rudolph co-produced and starred in it.

Similarly, in 2015, she played roles in the romantic comedy movie ‘Maggie’s Plan’ and musical comedy film ‘A Very Murray Christmas’. Upcoming projects include comedy film ‘Sisters’ (2015), drama film ‘We Don’t Belong Here’ (2016) and a voice role in the animated comedy ‘The Angry Birds Movie’ (2016).

Maya Rudolph: Awards, Nomination

She won Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role for Strange Magic (2015) at BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award in 2016. She won Inherent Vice (2014) at Robert Altman Award, she won Comedy Guest Actress for The Good Place (2016) at Gold Derby TV Award. Similarly, she won Best Gut-Wrenching Performance for Bridesmaids (2011) at MTV Movie Award.

Maya Rudolph: Net Worth ($10M), Income, Salary

Maya Rudolph has an estimated net worth of around $10 million and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career.

Maya Rudolph: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal

Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding Maya’s personal and professional life. It seems she is doing the best job without harming others for which she hasn’t been a part of controversy yet.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Maya has a height of 5 feet 7 inches and she weighs is 68Kg. Additionally, she has a measurement of 39-28-39 inches and her bra size is 36C. Maya’s hair color is brown and her eyes color is brown.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

She is active on Twitter and Instagram rather than on Facebook, she has around 152K followers on her Twitter. Around 280K followers on her Instagram. But, she doesn’t have an official page on Facebook.

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