Mayim Bialik is an actress, author, and neuroscientist. She is best known for her roles on television’s Blossom and The Big Bang Theory. She has been active in acting since 1987 and been nominated and/or won multiple awards.
Mayim Chaya Bialik was born in 1975 in San Diego, California. She was raised a Reform Jew and now considers herself an Orthodox Jew. She graduated from North Hollywood High School in 1993. She then attended UCLA. She earned a B.S. in neuroscience before taking a break to return to acting. She later earned her Ph.D. in neuroscience from UCLA in 2007.
Mayim’s acting debut was in the film Pumpkinhead. Television roles and film roles followed. She has, also, appeared in a music video, a web series, and a video game. Voice work and guest appearances have been part of her work experience along with recurring roles and film roles.
Mayim’s first book was published in 2007. She has since co-written books published in 2012 and 2014. Her writing has included the topics of attachment parenting and healthy, vegan cooking.
Mayim married Michael Stone in 2003. They have two sons. She and Michael divirced in 2012. Mayin donated money for armored vests to the Israel Defense Forces during the 2014 Gaza Conflict. She is a celebrity spokesperson for the Holistic Moms Network. Mayim is, also, a founding member of the Jewish organization Shamayim V’Aretz Institute for the ethical treatment of animals.
Mayim has stayed true to her beliefs and privately and publically supported things she believes in. Be inspired! Have a bright day!