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Melissa Ivy Rauch (born June 23, 1980) is an American actress, model and comedian. She is known for playing Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz on the sitcom The Big Bang Theory, for which she was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in 2013. From 2004 to 2008, Rauch worked as a regular contributor on the VH1 series Best Week Ever. Rauch's other acting credits include playing Tina on the American remake of Kath & Kim and Summer on the HBO fantasy horror drama True Blood. Rauch also starred in, co-wrote and co-produced the 2015 sports comedy-drama film The Bronze and provided the voice of DC character Harley Quinn in the 2017 animated film Batman and Harley Quinn. Rauch also had supporting roles in I Love You, Man (2009), Ice Age: Collision Course and Flock of Dudes (both 2016), and Ode to Joy and The Laundromat (both 2019). Early life Rauch was born to Susan and David Rauch, a Jewish family living in Marlboro Township, New Jersey. She has a younger brother, Ben. She developed an interest in acting while attending Marlboro High School. Her Bat Mitzvah had a “Melissa’s Comedy Club” theme. Rauch graduated from Marymount Manhattan College in New York City in 2002. Career Some of Rauch's early work was as a regular contributor to VH1's Best Week Ever television show.In 2009, Rauch began playing the recurring role of Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz, a co-worker of Penny's at The Cheesecake Factory who began to date Howard Wolowitz, in the third season of TV's The Big Bang Theory. The following season her character became Howard's fiancée and Rauch was promoted to a series regular. The characters married in the season five finale. In December 2011, Rauch and fellow cast members of The Big Bang Theory received the first of four nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.Other acting credits include True Blood (on which she had a recurring role in 2010 as Summer, a girl who likes Hoyt), The Office, the American remake of the Australian TV series Kath & Kim, Wright v Wrong, and the film I Love You, Man. Rauch is also part of the cast of the comedic stage show The Realest Real Housewives with Casey Wilson, June Diane Raphael, Jessica St. Clair and Danielle Schneider. The show began running at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in 2011.Rauch co-wrote and co-produced the film The Bronze, in which she starred as Hope Annabelle Greggory, a bronze medal-winning gymnast clinging to her glory days of 12 years earlier. It opened the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. Variety said, "Rauch, who co-wrote the screenplay with her husband Winston, has never carried a film before. But she delivers the best breakthrough comedic performance by an actress since Melissa McCarthy in Bridesmaids." Sony Pictures Classics acquired the film in September 2015.In 2017, Rauch voiced Harley Quinn in the animated film Batman and Harley Quinn and she voiced Light Thief in "Light Riders" from Blaze and the Monster Machines. In 2021, Rauch will star in the sequel series of Night Court of the same name as Abby Stone and also serve as executive producer. Personal life Rauch is married to writer Winston Rauch (né Beigel), who collaborated with her on The Miss Education of Jenna Bush and other projects. Rauch announced that she was pregnant on July 11, 2017, and disclosed that she had a miscarriage previously. On December 4, 2017, Rauch announced on Instagram that she had given birth to a girl named Sadie. On May 4, 2020, Rauch announced the birth of their son, Brooks.Rauch modeled the voice of Bernadette after her parents: the "sweet, high-pitched purr" is modeled after her mother, while the "eerie, haranguing imitation" of Mrs. Wolowitz is modeled after her father. Both are "very different" from Rauch's real voice. Filmography References External links Melissa Rauch on Twitter Melissa Rauch at IMDb Gostin, Nicki (December 11, 2011). "'The Big Bang Theory' Star Melissa Rauch On Nerds, New Jersey And 'Real Housewives'". The Huffington Post. Retrieved January 29, 2016. "Melissa Rauch – Gallery". Maxim. Retrieved January 29, 2016.. Discover the Melissa Wright popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Melissa Wright books.

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Feel Better!

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Disposable Women and Other Myths of Global Capitalism

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Everyday, around the world, women who work in the Third World factories of global firms face the idea that they are disposable. Melissa W. Wright explains how this notion proliferates, both ...

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King of Ash and Bone

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When fae-like monsters break through the veil separating their worlds, Mackenzie Scott has nothing left to lose. Her brother is marked, her future has vanished, and all that remains is a des...

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Information Literacy in the Digital Age (Enhanced Edition)

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This book examines the various types of literacy that are important in the Digital Age of rapid technological change and proliferating information resources in a variety of formats. Accordin...

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Between Ink and Shadows

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She’ll win back her freedom, even if she has to steal it.Nimona Weston has a debt to pay. Her father’s dealings with the dark society known as the Trust cost Nim her freedom....

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The Frey Saga: Books 1-6

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Frey lives in a world where humans are fairy tales.In a world where the powerful rule, Frey’s magic is broken. Her life is a lie, strung together by a forgotten crown.

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The Frey Saga Book II: Pieces of Eight

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Nowhere to turn.The story of Frey continues in this, the second book of the series.Frey had lived in a world where humans were fairy tales. A world where she believed...

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The Frey Saga Book III: Rise of the Seven

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Nothing to hide.Memories and magic recovered, Frey is restored to the throne. But as she works to regain control of the North, a small silver dagger nearly brings her end.

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The Frey Saga (Books 1-3)

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This collection includes The Frey Saga Book I: Frey, Book II: Pieces of Eight, the short story Molly, and Book III: Rise of the Seven.Unaware she's been bound from using magic, F...

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The Frey Saga: Molly

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Molly dreamt her whole life of living in a world of magic... until the day she walked into one. This short story falls between The Frey Saga Book II: Pieces of Eight and Book III: Rise of th...

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The Frey Saga Book VI: Feather and Bone

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A bargain with a fey lord cannot be unbroken.Frey holds the fate of both the fey and elven lands in her half-blood hands. The encroaching darkness has crept past the boundary and...

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Beneath Stone and Sacrifice

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An outcast queen. A stolen crown. A war with magic.Nimona Weston has fallen into a game from which there’s no agreeable way out. The stakes have risen, putting everyone she lov...

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The Frey Saga Book IV: Venom and Steel

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No one to trust.Three seasons of peace come with a price.It’s dark night in the kingdom of the fey when the castle is attacked, and Ruby has gone missing. If Frey c...

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Shattered Realms: Books 1-2

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Shattered Realms: Books 1-2 Box Set includes KING OF ASH AND BONE and QUEEN OF IRON AND BLOODWhen flying monsters break through the veil into her world, Mackenzie Scott has nothi...

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Before Crown and Kingdom

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Freedom was more treacherous than she ever imagined.Nimona Weston’s debts are paid. Her contract with the dark society known as the Trust is broken. But the magical ties that b...

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A dark history shadows the realm, holding the tenuous peace between its people by a thread. As secrets tied to her past unravel, Frey's kingdom is threatened at every turn. But old bargains ...

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Reign of Queens

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Three Full-Length Fantasy Series Starters from Author Melissa WrightThe Frey Saga Book One: FreyFrey lives in a world where humans are fairy tales. A world where the ...

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Bound by Prophecy

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Twenty-two-year-old Aern is done watching his brother destroy the only thing that matters. He never wanted to take Morgan’s place among council, never wanted to rule their hidden world. Bu...

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Queen of Iron and Blood

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The storm was only the beginning...Mackenzie Scott is trapped in another realm, but that's the least of her problems. Magic runs through her veins, and even now she can feel hers...

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She was born a princess. They made her an assassin.Myrina of Stormskeep should be dead. The seven self-crowned, murderous kings of the Storm Queen's Realm thought she was killed ...

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Blood & Brute & Ginger Root

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Diana Coulton doesn’t have time for love. She’s got Bad Medicine—the family herb & book shop—to take care of, not to mention her chaotic sisters and censorious cat. No matter wha...

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Reign of Shadows

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Brianna can see her future, but it's the past that haunts her. Plans laid in place centuries ago are threatening not only her and her sister, but all of the Seven Lines. As the shadows plot ...

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The Frey Saga Book V: Shadow and Stone

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No bargains unpaid.After a perilous clash with the fey, the changeling who betrayed the paramount of their laws--and threatens the safety of both realms--has gone into hiding. As...

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Shifting Fate

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According to prophecy, Brianna Drake was born to save the world. The trouble is, she doesn't have the slightest idea how. Her visions should have given her the answer, but they’re beginnin...

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This Descendants Series box set includes the following titles:BOUND BY PROPHECY -- Aern's only job is to protect the chosen. Emily just wants her sister back. Together, they'll t...

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She’ll win back her freedom, even if she has to steal it.Nimona Weston has a debt to pay. Her father’s dealings with the dark society known as the Trust cost Nim her freedom....

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Nothing is as it seems.Frey's life is a lie. She doesn't remember being bound from magic. She didn't intend to discover this dangerous secret, to get entangled in Council busines...

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