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Maya Rudolph was born in Gainesville, Florida, on July 27th, 1972, to Dick Rudolph, a music producer, and soul singer Minnie Riperton. Her mother was African-American and her father is Ashkenazi Jewish (from a family from Lithuania, Russia, Germany, and Hungary). In 1973, Maya, her parents, and her older brother, Marc Rudolph, moved to California ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 32 nominations. See more awards »

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 2018 Life of the Party (completed)
 2017 Cabiria, Charity, Chastity (Video short)
 2017 The Emoji Movie
Smiler (voice)
 2017 Tour de Pharmacy (TV Movie)
Lucy Flerng
 2017 We Don't Belong Here
 2017 Nobodies (TV Series)
Maya Rudolph
 2017 CHIPS
Sgt. Hernandez (uncredited)
 2016 Documentary Now! (TV Series)
- Final Transmission (2016) ... Anita
 2016 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (TV Series)
U.S. Marshal Karen Haas
- Coral Palms, Part 2 (2016) ... U.S. Marshal Karen Haas
- Coral Palms, Part 1 (2016) ... U.S. Marshal Karen Haas
 2016 Angie Tribeca (TV Series)
Jackie Wilder
- Organ Trail (2016) ... Jackie Wilder
 2000-2016 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Whitney Houston / Donatella Versace / ...
- Fred Armisen/Courtney Barnett (2016) ... President Dilma Rousseff / The Harkin Brothers (uncredited)
- Tina Fey & Amy Poehler/Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band (2015) ... Lola Fabre / Jodi (uncredited)
- Andy Samberg/St. Vincent (2014) ... Beyoncé / Nurse (uncredited)
- Steve Buscemi/The Black Keys (2011) ... Whitney Houston (uncredited)
- Amy Poehler/Katy Perry (2010) ... Jodi Deitz (uncredited)
 2016 Mike Tyson Mysteries (TV Series)
Dilma Rousseff
- Yves Klein Blues (2016) ... Dilma Rousseff (voice)
 2016 Angry Birds
Matilda (voice)
 2016 Sr. Pig
 2016 Brothers in Atlanta (TV Movie)
 2015/III Sisters
 2015 A Very Murray Christmas (TV Special)
The Lounge Singer
 2014-2015 The Awesomes (TV Series)
Lady Malocchio
- The Final Showdown (2015) ... Lady Malocchio (voice)
- Super(Hero) Tuesday (2015) ... Lady Malocchio (voice)
- The Dames of Danger (2015) ... Lady Malocchio (voice)
- Day of Awesomes, Part 1 (2014) ... Lady Malocchio (voice)
- Secret Santa (2014) ... Lady Malocchio (voice)
 2015 Maggie's Plan
 2015 Strange Magic
Griselda (voice)
 2014 Big Hero 6
Cass (voice)
 2014 Family Guy (TV Series)
- The Book of Joe (2014) ... Chloe (voice)
 2014 Portlandia (TV Series)
- Bahama Knights (2014)
 2014/I The Nut Job
Precious (voice)
 2013 We Need Help (TV Series)
 2013 Turbo
Burn (voice)
 2011 Zookeeper
Mollie the Giraffe (voice)
 2011/I Bridesmaids
 2011 Beastie Boys: Make Some Noise (Video short)
 2011 Fight for Your Right Revisited (Short)
Metal Chick
 2010 MacGruber
 2010 Presidential Reunion (Video short)
Michelle Obama
 2008-2009 Kath & Kim (TV Series)
Athena Scooberman
- Home (2009) ... Athena Scooberman
- Idols (2009) ... Athena Scooberman
 2008 Prop 8: The Musical (Short)
California Gays and The People That Love Them
 2007 The Simpsons (TV Series)
- Homer of Seville (2007) ... Julia (voice)
 2007 Shrek the Third
Rapunzel (voice)
 2006 Idiocracy
 2006 Campus Ladies (TV Series)
Professor Theresa Winslow Fabré
- All Nighter (2006) ... Professor Theresa Winslow Fabré
 2004 Soundtracks Live (TV Movie)
Caroline Mulford
 2003 Duplex
 2001 Frank's Book (Short)
Fantasy Player
 2001 TV Funhouse (TV Series)
- Safari Day (2001) ... Oprah (voice)
 2000 City of Angels (TV Series)
Nurse Grace Patterson
- Jerque Du Soleil (2000) ... Nurse Grace Patterson
- Leg Erie (2000) ... Nurse Grace Patterson
- Dress for Success (2000) ... Nurse Grace Patterson
- To Halve or Halve Not (2000) ... Nurse Grace Patterson
- When Worlds Colitis (2000) ... Nurse Grace Patterson
 2000 Action (TV Series)
- Dead Man Floating (2000) ... Phina
 1999 Undressed (TV Series)
- Unaired Pilot (1999) ... (uncredited)
 1999 A Glance Away (Short)
Jordan Brighten
 1999 True Love (TV Movie)
 1997 As Good as It Gets
 1997 The Devil's Child (TV Movie)
 1996-1997 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Nurse Leah Martine
- Growing Pains (1997) ... Nurse Leah Martine
- Split Decisions (1997) ... Nurse Leah Martine
- Mummy Dearest (1996) ... Nurse Leah Martine
- Higher Powers (1996) ... Nurse Leah Martine
- Liver Let Die (1996) ... Nurse Leah Martine
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Provides vocals on the 2003 CD "Come Poop With Me" by Triumph the Insult Comic Dog. Also appears on the DVD included with the CD.

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When I'm acting, I'm much taller and thinner in my mind. Then I see myself and I'm like 'Oh, right. I forgot. That's what I look like.''" See more »


Formed and sang in the jazz-funk band "Supersauce" while attending the University of California at Santa Cruz. She left the band when she graduated and later joined The Rentals, singing backup vocals on the album "Seven More Minutes". She can be heard on "Barcelona" and "My Head is in the Sun". Rudolph left The Rentals to join "The Groundlings" to pursue a career in comedy, which eventually led ... See more »

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