Mayim Bialik is a well-known American actress. She is best known for portraying the role of Dr. Amy Farrah Fowler in the television series ‘Blossom’ on NBC. Bialik is also a neuroscientist. She has successfully played as a neuroscientist in ‘The Big Bang Theory’ on CBS. She is an author and has penned several books. Here is a quick summary of Mayim Bialik’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Mayim Bialik Early Life
Mayim Chaya Bialik was born on December 12, 1975, in San Diego California to her parents Beverly Bialik and Barry Bialik. She is an Orthodox Jewish.
She first went to Walter Reed Junior High School and completed her graduation from North Hollywood High School. She received her BS degree in Neuroscience from the University of California, Los Angeles. She has also earned her Ph.D. from the UCLA.
In 2003, she got Mayim Bialik got married to Michael Stone. They have two sons named Miles and Frederick. They divorced in November 2012.
She is a vegan and one of the founders of Shamayim V’Aretz Institute, which is a Jewish organization advocating for the ethical treatment of animals.
Mayim Bialik Career
Mayim Bialik began her career in the 1980s as a child actress. In 1987, she appeared in an episode of ‘Beauty and the Beast.’ This was followed by appearing in ‘The Facts of Life’ in 1988. In the same year, she appeared in the recurring role of ‘Webster.’ Bialik has guest appeared in ‘Empty Nest,’ ‘MacGyver,’ and ‘Doogie Howser, M.D..’
In 1990, she appeared in the lead role of Molloy Martin in the television series ‘Molloy.’ She has also appeared in a lead role in ‘Blossom.’ Bialik has appeared in several shows like ‘The John Larroquette Show’, ‘Hey Arnold!’, ‘Fat Actress’, ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’, ‘Til Death’, ‘Recess’, ‘Lloyd in Space’, ‘Katbot’, and ‘The Secret Life of the American Teenager’.
She has also appeared in the lead role in ‘The Big Bang Theory.’ In 2014, she was the host of ‘Candid Camera.’
Bialik made her film debut by appearing in the 1988 film ‘Beaches.’ Officially, her first acting role was in the film ‘Pumpkinhead’ in 1988. She has appeared in the films ‘Don’t Drink the Water,’ ‘Kalamazoo?’, ‘The Chicago 8’, and ‘The Flight Before Christmas.’ She has voiced in the films ‘The Dog Who Saved Halloween’ and ‘Scooby-Doo! Music of the Vampire’.
She has guest appeared in web series and has also appeared in the video game ‘X2: Wolverine’s Revenge’ in 2003.
Awards & Achievements
In 1998, Mayim Bialik won the Young Artist Award for her role in ‘Beaches.’ She has been nominated four times for the Primetime Emmy Awards. In 2016, she won the Critics’ Choice Television Award and is also the winner of two Online Film Critics Society Awards. Other nominations received by the actress include Screen Actors Guild Awards and TV Guide Awards.
Net Worth of Mayim Bialik
Mayim Bialik has an estimated net worth of more than $25 million. She made this fortune by appearing in a number of television shows in her career. She is also a writer and has released four books. She has started the New York Times’ Op-Ed.
Mayim Bialik is considered as one of the most popular actresses in the world. She has lent her voice in many films and was also an expert in the reality game show ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ in 2010. Her popularity has made her appear on many TV shows. Bialik is a feminist and has launched her website based on lifestyle called ‘GrokNation.’ She started her career at a young age and took a gap from acting to pursue her doctorate. In 2014, Boston University conferred Bialik with an honorary D.H.L.