This lady is the true definition of ‘age is just a number’, as she recently earned herself a nomination for Primetime Emmy Award for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy, for her hilariously comic series, ‘Grace and Frankie’, in which she is seen to be playing Frankie Bergstein. Born on September 1, 1939, Mary Jean Tomlin’s mother was, Lillie Mae and father’s was Guy Tomlin. They resided in Detroit, Michigan. Graduating from Cass Technical High School in 1957, she was a decent student. She proceeded to join Wayne State University, majoring in Biology. Initially, she was never fascinated by anything related to acting or whatsoever till she decided to try out for a play, which not only provoked her to change her subjects in the University, but also paved the way for performing opportunities to come. After college, in Detroit, she began doing standup comedy at local comedy clubs. After that, she started studying how to act at the HB studio in New York City. Finally, she ended up making her debut television appearance on a show called, ‘The Merv Griffen Show’, in the year 1965.

Her next venture was NBC’S sketch comedy show, which was called, ‘Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-in’. Her constant improvisations and amazing comic timing helped her become the instant favorite amongst the masses. In fact, she became so eminent that she started to play those characters outside the show. By representing Tommy Velour and Rick, she became one of the few female actors who broke out male drag. However, her most remembered and enjoyed character of all time was Edith Ann and Earnestine. Edith Ann was so famous that later, Tomlin published the autobiography of Edith, co-written by Jane Wagner. Two commercials were also made by her, which showed an updated Earnestine.

Her comedy album, “This is a Recording”, was her first album and was released on Polydor Records, which included Earnestine’s run on, over the phone, with her customers. The Billboard placed it as number 15 on its charts, and earned her the Grammy for Best Comedy Album. Till 1977, she was consecutively making comedy albums and was repeatedly nominated as well. She made her debut with “Nashville”, an acclaimed drama by Robert Altman, which garnered her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. The Late Show in which she teamed up with Art Carney was a critical success. But the movie that she made her the artist she is today was non-other than Colin Higgins directed, “9 to 5”. The story was about three female secretaries who decide to take their revenge from their tyrannical bosses. Her role as Violet Newstead made her a household name. She also did her fair share of Broadway, from which the top rated was ‘The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe”, which was co-written by her partner, Jane Wagner. This show won her the Tony award. Currently, she is back on the small screen starring opposite Jane Fonda, Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston in the Netflix series, Grace and Frankie.

Kim Kardashian English Actress

Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian is an American Television actress, author, fashion designer and a model. She was born in Los Angeles, California. She first came into light through her friendship with Paris Hilton. She was also widely known after a leak of a sex tape with her former boyfriend Ray J in 2003. Her father was Armenian and mother was English. She made her debut in a reality series, “Keeping Up ith the Kardashians”. The show is about the stories of the whole family including her stepfather, mother, siblings and half-sisters. She also starred in Kourtney & Kim Take New York in 2011. She has also starred in Disaster Movie in 2008, How I Met Your Mother in 2005 and Brothers in 2009. She worked as a producer in The Spin Crowd in 2010. This was her first TV Show with 2.46 million household viewers. By using her business skills, she began her fashion stylist career and became very famous and worked for many TV shows, music videos, and photo shoots. She started a designer store “Dash” in 2006. She had to open two other stores to meet the high consumer needs. She launched her own perfume called, “Kim Kardashian”. It is famous worldwide perfume. It became so famous for second perfume “Kim Kardashian Gold” in 2010. She opened an online shoe company “ShoeDazzle.com” in March 2009. She made a guest appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Late Show with David Letterman Larry King Live and many others. Her official website gets 6 million hits a month. She has the fastest growing celebrity blog online. Her Twitter account has over 10 million followers. She recently attended Gabrielle's Angel Foundation Angel Ball to support cancer research. She gave heart throbbing speech about her father, the late Robert Kardashian, who passed away from esophageal cancer.

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Loretta Swit

Loretta Jane Swit is an accomplished actress from America. She has predominantly acted in theater and television soaps. She lived in New Jersey. Swit is also a talented singer. She learned art at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts before entering stage shows. She initially, worked as a stenographer in Bloomfield.  Swit began her career in Hollywood by performing guest roles in many television series like Hawaii five-O, Gunsmoke, Mannix, Mission: Impossible, etc. In 1972, Loretta Swit played a prominent role as Major Margaret in the popular television series M*A*S*H. The series, which started in the year 1972 and ended in the year 1983 consisted of eleven seasons and Loretta Swit, along with Alan Alda, Jamie Farr, and William Christopher was a part of all eleven seasons. Swit was awarded two Emmy Awards for her role in the series M*A*S*H. Swit’s first theatrical debut was in the year 1967 with the team of the drama Any Wednesday. Same time, Next year; The Mystery of Edwin Drood; The Vagina Monologues are a few dramas to her credit.  To acknowledge her contributions to the Chicago theater, Swit was awarded the Sarah Siddons Award, in the year 1991. Swit has also been a host in Discovery Channel for the show Those Incredible Animals. Her most recent appearance was on October 10, 2008. She was featured on GSN Live. Swit turned into an author, by penning the book Needlepoint. Her love for animals has made her spend more time with them, resolving animal-oriented issues. In the year 1983, Swit fell in love and got married to Dennis Holahan, who acted along with her in a small role in M*A*S*H. Sadly, their marriage got annulled, in the year 1995. Swit never married again and also do not have children. 

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