Bio

MIMI KENNEDY is a sought after American actress working in film, television and theatre. She has the ability to take characters from the pages of a script and bring them to life with ease and believability. Kennedy’s range is vast. Her television career encompasses both drama and comedy. She currently stars as ‘Marjorie,’ the voice of reason and AA sponsor to ‘Christy’ (Anna Faris) and ‘Bonnie’ (Allison Janney) on the Chuck Lorre comedy MOM on CBS. This is the second pairing of Kennedy and Lorre; she played ‘Abby’ on the hit television series DHARMA & GREG from 1997 to 2002. She garnered a TV Critics Best Comedy Guest Actress nomination as Marjorie in Season 1 of MOM before becoming a series regular. Kennedy has the ability to perform any role with understanding and depth.

Watermelon Players

TV SERIES: 3 Girls 3 w/Debbie Allen & Ellen Foley; Just Friends w/ Stockard Channing; The Two of Us w/ Peter Cook; Homefront (TV Critics Best Supporting Actress nomination); Dharma & Greg; The Brink; VEEP.  

STAGE CAREER: Last of the Red Hot Lovers w/Sid Caesar; The National Lampoon Show w/ Meatloaf; original Broadway run of Grease as “Jan.”  

FILM: In The Loop, Midnight In Paris, Erin Brokovich, The Five-Year Engagement and just-wrapped Eat Wheaties w/Tony Hale.

Her mid-life memoir, Taken To The Stage (Smith&Kraus,1996) is available in the shop and on Amazon. For a complete list of roles and career achievements visit Mimi Kennedy’s IMDB profile.

On Set Eat Your Wheaties
EAT YOUR WHEATIES w/Tony Hale