Rondi Reed

Rondi Reed

Age
68
Birthday
Oct. 26th, 1952
Born in
Dixon, Illinois, USA
Height

Rondi Reed's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Mike & Molly TV Show
Mike & Molly
Wild Palms TV Show
Wild Palms
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:

Reed has been a member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago, Illinois, for decades, appearing in 51 productions with the company.
She has starred on Broadway in The Rise and Fall of Little Voice and The Grapes of Wrath, among others. Beginning July 13, 2005, she originated the role of Madame Morrible in the Chicago production of the musical Wicked. She departed the production May 8, 2007 and was replaced by Barbara Robertson. She then originated the role of Mattie Fae Aiken in the Broadway production of August: Osage County for which she won the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play.
She later reprised her role of Madame Morrible in Wicked in Chicago, beginning June 27, 2008. Her second run ended November 18, 2008 and she was again replaced by Robertson. She then reprised her role as Mattie Fae Aiken in the London production of August: Osage Country before returning to Madame Morrible in the Broadway production of Wicked. She began performances March 17, 2009, replacing Jayne Houdyshell and bowed out as the evil headmistress on June 27, 2010, to star in the Australian production of August in Sydney. The limited engagement of the show ran from August 13-September 25, 2010.
She is stars on the CBS sitcom Mike & Molly, as Peggy Biggs, Mike's mother.



TRIVIA:
  • She was awarded the Joseph Jefferson Award for her performance in the stage production of "The Fall to Earth" in 2004.
  • She was awarded the 1982 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Play for "Waiting for the Parade" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
  • She was nominated for a 1983 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Play for "Cloud Nine" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
  • She was nominated for a 1988 Joseph Jefferson Award for Director of a Play for "The Common Pursuit" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Has been a member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company since 1979.
  • She was nominated for a 1984 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Principal Role in a Play for "Fool for Love" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
  • She was nominated for a 2005 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical for "Wicked" at the Broadway in Chicago-Wicked Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.
  • She was awarded the Sarah Siddons Award in 1991 for her performance in the stage production of "Another Time".


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