Hometown: Marin County, California
Birthday: May 25
Erinn Hayes has established herself as a go-to comedic actress by demonstrating her comedic chops in the Emmy Award-winning series “Children’s Hospital.”
Additional television credits include series regular roles on “Worst Week,” on the Network, “The Winner,” “Kitchen Confidential” and “Guys with Kids.” Her recurring roles include “Parks & Recreation,” “Parenthood” and “New Girl.” Later this year, Hayes will appear in the third season of “Transparent.”
Her feature film credits include the lead role in “It’s a Disaster,” written and directed by Todd Berger, which premiered in 2012 at the Los Angeles Film Festival and starred Julia Stiles and America Ferrara.
Recently, Hayes wrote her first feature film, “Many Happy Returns,” which tells the story of a woman who must come to terms with the failing health of her estranged father, while navigating the trials of raising her pre-teen daughter in the face of an unstable home life.
In Hayes’ spare time, she enjoys gardening, writing and home improvement projects. She is passionate about helping to raise funds for her local public school and her work with the Heifer Organization, whose mission is to work with communities to end world hunger and poverty and to care for the Earth.
Hayes was born in Marin County, Calif. and resides happily in Los Angeles with her high-school sweetheart husband, Jack, and their daughters, Maggie and Lilah. Her birthday is May 25. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @hayeslady.