May 1st, 2021 | Updated on June 25th, 2022
Melissa Rauch was born on 23rd June 1980 in New Jersey and is an American comedian and actress. She is remembered for her role as Bernadette Rostenkowski on the CBS show The Big Bang Theory.
Early life and Education
Rauch was born in a Jewish family in New Jersey and holds a Bachelor in Fine arts in acting from the Marymount Manhattan College.
While she was studying, Melissa performed as a stand-up comedian around Manhattan and made her presence known on the New York City comedy scene. She is best known for her one-woman show known as the “The Miss Education of Jenna Bush,” in which she played the role of former president George.W. Bush’s daughter. Melissa is only four foot eleven.
2009 saw her play the role of Bernadette on The Big Bang Theory. The following year she was made a series regular, and by the end of the fifth season, she married Howard Wolowitz, her boyfriend in the program.
In 2014 July, Melissa acted in the film The Bronze, which she wrote with her husband Winston. This was a comedy film that talks about her character Hope Annabelle Greggory, a gymnastics bronze medallist who has to fight for her celebrity status when another young star emerges in her hometown. The movie was filmed in Ohio and released on 18th March 2016 by Sony Pictures classic. Look at some Melissa Rauch bikini pictures here.
In May 2016, there was speculation that she is pregnant, and the show makers incorporated it as Bernadette’s pregnancy. However, Melissa refuted all these reports and even rang her grandparents to tell them of this new development in her TV show. In the show, she gave birth to a baby girl named Sadie on 4th December 2017, and on March 4th, 2020, she gave birth to a baby boy named brooks.