Kathy Kinney

Actor, Comedian, Bartender
With her outlandish costumes, heavy make-up (especially an abundance of blue eye shadow) and snarling delivery, the character of Mimi Bobeck on "The Drew Carey Show" (ABC, 1995- ) proved to be a formidable nemesis for ... Read more »
Born: 11/03/1954 in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA

Filmography

Actor (49)

Lenny the Wonder Dog 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Secret Life of the American Teenager 2011 - 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Love Bites 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Boy Meets World 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Coach 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Drew Carey's Green Screen 1998 - 1999, 2001 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Fallen Angels 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Full House 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Grace Under Fire 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Nikki 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Norm 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Step by Step 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Drew Carey Show 1995 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Hughleys 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place 1992 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Whose Line Is It Anyway? 1995 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Mouthing Off: 51 Greatest Smartasses 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

A Scooby-Doo Christmas 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Voice

2001 Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Lost in the Pershing Point Hotel 2001 (Movie)

Nurse (Actor)

All Dogs Go to Heaven: The Series 1996 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Voice

Chicken Soup For the Soul 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Disney's Hercules 1998 - 2000 (TV Show)

Voice

Picking Up the Pieces 2000 (Movie)

Mrs Tattler (Actor)

Drew's Dance Party Special 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

The 26th Annual American Music Awards 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

The Brian Benben Show 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Penn & Teller's Home Invasion Magic 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

The 1997 Hollywood Christmas Parade 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

The General Hospital 35th Anniversary Show 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

The 18th Annual CableACE Awards 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Bakersfield P.D. 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Mr. Jones 1993 (Movie)

Homeless Lady (Actor)

This Boy's Life 1993 (Movie)

Marian (Actor)

Tag Team 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Arachnophobia 1990 (Movie)

Blaire Kendall (Actor)

Stanley and Iris 1990 (Movie)

Bernice (Actor)

Three Fugitives 1989 (Movie)

Receptionist (Actor)

Inherit the Wind 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Scrooged 1988 (Movie)

IBC Nurse (Actor)

Parting Glances 1986 (Movie)

Joan (Actor)

Cruel Doubt (TV Show)

Actor

Promised a Miracle (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

With her outlandish costumes, heavy make-up (especially an abundance of blue eye shadow) and snarling delivery, the character of Mimi Bobeck on "The Drew Carey Show" (ABC, 1995- ) proved to be a formidable nemesis for the title character. Mimi embodied everyone's worst nightmare of the co-worker from hell, but the character brought TV fame to the rotund, diminutive, blonde comedian who created the part.

EDUCATION

University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point

Stevens Point , Wisconsin

Milestones

1995

Played Mimi, the office nemesis of the title character, on the ABC sitcom "The Drew Carey Show"

1987

Moved to L.A.

1986

Feature film debut, "Parting Glances", directed by Sherwood

Had recurring role of Miss Goddard, the town librarian, on the CBS sitcom "Newhart"

Worked at CBS News; office mate was Bill Sherwood

Began career working in improvisational comedy in NYC

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