Kathy Kinney

Born Nov 3, 1954

Kathy Kinney is an American actress and comedian. She gained considerable popularity in the late 1990s for playing Mimi Bobeck, the outrageously made-up, flamboyantly vulgar, and vindictive nemesis of Drew Carey on the sitcom The Drew Carey Show. She had been involved with television, feature films, and stage work for years.… Read More

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1954 Birth Born on November 3, 1954.


1972 17 Years Old For two years after high school, Kathy Kinney worked for the California Conservation Corps between 1972 and 1974. … Read More


1976 21 Years Old She attended the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point, and in 1976 moved to New York City, where she found work as a secretary at WCBS-TV. … Read More


1986 31 Years Old He later wrote a part for her in his 1986 film, Parting Glances. … Read More


2006 51 Years Old In addition to her television roles, Kinney has also appeared in several movies, including Arachnophobia, Stanley & Iris, Scrooged, Three Fugitives, Lenny the Wonder Dog, and This Boy's Life. In 2006 she visited Iraq with former co-star Drew Carey and his Improv All-Star Team, a series of USO performance for American troops; film of her appearance appears in the documentary Patriot Act: A Jeffrey Ross Home Movie.
2008 53 Years Old In 2008, Kinney became the co-creator and star of, an entertainment website for children. … Read More
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On March 24, 2009, Kinney appeared in character as Mimi in the beginning of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. … Read More
2010 55 Years Old In March 2010, Kinney co-authored with Cindy Ratzlaff a book entitled Queen of Your Own Life: The Grown-up Woman's Guide to Claiming Happiness and Getting the Life You Deserve, published by Harlequin. … Read More
2011 56 Years Old Beginning in March 2011, Kinney has appeared in Drew Carey's Improv-A-Ganza.
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