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6 Things You Might Not Know About Melissa Rauch Actor Spotlight

Posted on Jul 29, 2014 03:10pm

Big Bang Theory fans know her best as Bernadette but here are six things you might not know about Bernadette's portrayer, Melissa Rauch.

1. Bernadette may have served tables at The Cheesecake Factory but Rauch’s first waitressing job was at Johnny Rockets.

 

2. Bernadette’s voice is based on Melissa’s mom’s voice.

3. She can do a mean a Pee Wee Herman impression.


4. She is not even 5 feet tall.

5. The critical-acclaim of her one-woman comedy show “The Miss Education of Jenna Bush” put her on the map.


6. Rauch and her costar Mayim Bialik, weren’t originally intended to be series regulars.