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Rachel Dratch

Biography

Comedic actress most widely known for her focus on the sketch comedy show Sunday Night Live (SNL). Her film credits consist of Just Move With It, Click and I Today Pronounce You Chuck & Larry. She fulfilled a few of her upcoming SNL co-stars while executing using the famous Second City humor troupe. She made an appearance in the growing season finale of the tv screen present Ugly Betty. Her relationship to John Wahl created one kid. She guest-starred on Wizards of Waverly Place, a string that starred Selena Gomez.

Quick Facts


Full Name Rachel Dratch
Date Of Birth February 22, 1966
Place Of Birth Lexington, MA
Height 1.52 m
Profession TV Actress
Education Lexington High School, Dartmouth College
Nationality American
Children Eli Benjamin Wahl
Parents Elaine Dratch, Paul Dratch
Siblings Daniel Dratch
Partner John Wahl, John Wahl
Awards Glamour Woman of the Year Award
Nominations Teen Choice Award for Choice Comedian
Movies Spring Breakdown, Sisters, Just Go With It, My Life in Ruins, Down with Love, Hurricane Bianca, That's My Boy, I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry, I Hate Valentine's Day, Freshman Orientation, The Hebrew Hammer, Love N' Dancing, Her Minor Thing, Looking for Kitty, Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star, Winter Passing, Click, Martin & Orloff, Tracktown, The Cookie Thief, The Pleasure Drivers, A Little Game, Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness, The Grief of Others, Syrup, National Lampoon's Barely Legal, Harold, Teacher of the Year, The Week Of
TV Shows Imaginary Mary, The Awesomes, 30 Rock, Game Over, Saturday Night Live, Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack, Cheyenne Cinnamon and the Fantabulous Unicorn of Sugar Town Candy Fudge
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#Fact
1 She is of Russian Jewish and Polish Jewish descent.
2 Gave birth to a son, Eli Benjamin, on August 24, 2010. The father is her boyfriend John Wahl, a California-based consultant to natural foods businesses.
3 On July 7th, 2010, it was announced that she is expecting her first child, due in September. The child's father was not named.
4 She was awarded the 1998 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Revue for "Promise Keepers, Losers Weepers", at the Second City Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
5 She was awarded the 1997 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Revue for "Paradigm Lost", at the Second City Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
6 With seven full season (at the end of this one) under her belt on Saturday Night Live (1975), she will be the longest running female cast member. She is also the first female cast member to turn forty while on the show.
7 At 5' feet even, she is the second shortest cast member to date on Saturday Night Live (1975), being 16 inches shorter than the tallest cast members: Chevy Chase, Kevin Nealon or Randy Quaid. Denny Dillon was the shortest cast member, standing only 4'11".
8 Older sister of Daniel Dratch.
9 Graduated from Dartmouth College, class of 1988.
10 Plays cello.
11 Is an alumna of the Second City mainstage.
12 The first person she did an impression of on Saturday Night Live (1975) was Calista Flockhart.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Imaginary Mary 2017 TV Movie completed Imaginary Mary
The Simpsons 2016 TV Series Bostonian Doctor
Difficult People 2015-2016 TV Series Casting Director / Chemo Woman
Tracktown 2016 Gail
Hurricane Bianca 2016 Deborah Ward
Inside Amy Schumer 2014-2016 TV Series Commercial Actress #2 / Caroline / Christina / ...
Broad City 2014-2016 TV Series Linda Lodi
Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack 2016 TV Series
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2016 TV Series Donna
Sisters 2015/III Kelly
Unforgettable 2015 TV Series Rosie Webb
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver 2015 TV Series Wanda Jo
The Awesomes 2013-2015 TV Series Joyce Mandrake / Tom Boy
The Grief of Others 2015 Madeleine Berkowitz
Sesame Street 2015 TV Series Museum Guard
Bob's Burgers 2014-2015 TV Series Jodi / Abby
Parks and Recreation 2015 TV Series Roz Pinwheel
Salem Rogers 2015 TV Movie Agatha Todd
Dead Boss 2014 TV Movie Christine
A Little Game 2014 Aunt Diane
The Neighbors 2014 TV Series Pearl
The Middle 2013-2014 TV Series Principal Barker
Syrup 2013/I Clerk
The Cleveland Show 2012 TV Series Maggie
Suburgatory 2012 TV Series Paula Weingelb
iCarly 2012 TV Series Rachel Dratch
Up All Night 2012 TV Series Linda
Before You 2012 Short Mother
That's My Boy 2012 Phil's Wife
Teacher of the Year 2012 Short Assistant Principal
30 Rock 2006-2012 TV Series Greta Johanssen Blue Man Not Kenneth ...
Lady Friends 2012 TV Movie Lisa
Saturday Night Live 1999-2011 TV Series Various / Debbie Downer / Sheldon / ...
Submissions Only 2011 TV Series Fiona Evans
Funny or Die Presents... 2011 TV Series Dirkson (segment "Lady Refs")
Just Go with It 2011 Kirsten Brant
Size Zero 2010 Video short Maggie (voice)
Delocated 2010 TV Series Cellist
Sherri 2009 TV Series Teacher
Ugly Betty 2009 TV Series Penny Meadows Mindy Meadows
My Life in Ruins 2009 Kim
I Hate Valentine's Day 2009 Kathy Jeemy
Love N' Dancing 2009 Kalle
Wizards of Waverly Place 2009 TV Series H.J. Darling
Spring Breakdown 2009 Judi Joskow
Superjail! 2008 TV Series Various
The Consultants 2008 TV Movie Allie
Avatar: The Last Airbender 2008 TV Series Actress Aang
Harold 2008 Ms. Norris
Assy McGee 2008 TV Series Brenda Sanchez / Peabo / Mrs. Sanchez / ...
Bill 2008 Short Dr. Robardo
Squidbillies 2008 TV Series Hippie Woman
Aqua Teen Hunger Force 2008 TV Series Robot Wife
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry 2007 Benefits Supervisor Sara Powers
The Pleasure Drivers 2006 Counter Monkey
Click 2006 Alice Alan
Winter Passing 2005 Female MC
Her Minor Thing 2005 Caroline
O'Grady 2005 TV Series Brooke
Looking for Kitty 2004 Julie
The King of Queens 2002-2004 TV Series Denise / Denise Ruth Battaglia
Frasier 2004 TV Series Horny Date
Monk 2004 TV Series Julie Parlo
Home of Phobia 2004 Very Drunk Chick
Game Over 2004 TV Series Alice Smashenburn / Mammoth
Soundtracks Live 2004 TV Movie Dorothy Baker
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star 2003 Reiner's Secretary
Barely Legal 2003 Mrs. Greitzer
Down with Love 2003 Gladys
The Hebrew Hammer 2003 Tikva
Kim Possible 2002 TV Series Adrena Lynn
Martin & Orloff 2002 Southern Woman
Third Watch 2000 TV Series Darla
Serious Business 1999 Jude Russel

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special 2015 TV Special performer: "SNL 40th Medley"
Saturday Night Live 2001-2012 TV Series performer - 8 episodes
Spring Breakdown 2009 performer: "True Colors", "Hold On"
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon 2005 TV Special performer: "Summertime, Summertime", "Summer Nights", "Desert Rose"
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Christopher Walken 2004 TV Special performer: "Let's Call the Whole Thing Off" - uncredited

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America TV Series documentary advisor - 3 episodes, 2009 consultant - 3 episodes, 2009

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Spring Breakdown 2009 story

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Spring Breakdown 2009 executive producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ass Backwards 2013 special thanks
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work 2010 Documentary thank you
Expired 2007 special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2014-2016 TV Series Herself / Herself - 'Tom's Hot Date'
The $100,000 Pyramid 2016 TV Series Herself - Celebrity Player
Today 2014-2015 TV Series Herself - Guest / Herself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2015 TV Series Herself - Will Forte's Support Group
7th Annual Shorty Awards 2015 Video Herself - Host
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special 2015 TV Special Herself / Debbie Downer
Entertainment Tonight 2015 TV Series Herself
Alec Baldwin's Love Ride 2014 TV Mini-Series Herself (2015)
The Broadway.com Show 2013 TV Series Herself
Billy & Rachel's Halloween Adventure 2013 Short Herself
The Mommy Show 2013 TV Series Herself
Watch What Happens: Live 2009-2013 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
Billy on the Street with Billy Eichner 2011-2013 TV Series Herself
RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 2012 TV Series Herself - Guest Judge
Saturday Night Live 2002-2012 TV Series Herself / various
Rachael Ray 2012 TV Series Herself
CBS This Morning 2012 TV Series Herself - Guest
Big Morning Buzz Live 2012 TV Series Herself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2009-2012 TV Series Herself / Herself - 'Drootchie' / Bess
Good Morning America 2012 TV Series Herself - Guest
The Secret Policeman's Ball 2012 TV Movie Herself
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf 2011 TV Series Herself
One Night Stand 2011/VI Herself
Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness 2011 Documentary Shayne Sheyndl (voice)
Saturday Night Live Backstage 2011 TV Special documentary Herself / Various
The Marriage Ref 2011 TV Series Herself - Panelist
The Women of SNL 2010 TV Movie Herself / Debbie Downer / Abe Scheinwald / ...
The Nate Berkus Show 2010 TV Series Herself
Saturday Night Live in the 2000s: Time and Again 2010 TV Special documentary Herself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan 2009 TV Series Herself
A-List Awards 2009 TV Special Herself
Yo Gabba Gabba! 2009 TV Series Herself
A-List Awards 2008 TV Special Herself - Presenter
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2007-2008 TV Series Herself
Second City: First Family of Comedy 2006 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse 2006 TV Special Herself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2004-2005 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
A.S.S.S.S.C.A.T.: Improv 2005 TV Movie Herself
The View 2005 TV Series Herself - Guest Co-Host
The Tony Danza Show 2005 TV Series Herself
25 Years of Improv Comedy 2005 Herself
The Mark Twain Prize: Lorne Michaels 2004 TV Movie Herself
E! News 2004 TV Series Herself
NY Graham Norton 2004 TV Series Herself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 2000-2004 TV Series Herself
The Commies 2003 TV Special documentary Herself
Heroes of Comedy: Women on Top 2003 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
The Isaac Mizrahi Show 2003 TV Series Herself
NBC 75th Anniversary Special 2002 TV Special Herself
The Delmonic Interviews 2002 Documentary Herself - Interviewee
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 2002 TV Series Herself
Second to None 2001/I TV Movie documentary Herself
Saturday Night Live: Mother's Day Special 2001 TV Special Herself (Various Characters)
VH1 Divas Live: The One and Only Aretha Franklin 2001 TV Special Dolly Parton
Saturday Night Live: Presidential Bash 2000 2000 TV Special Herself / Paula Jones
Saturday Night Live 25 1999 TV Special documentary Herself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
An SNL Valentine 2015 TV Special Virginia Clarvin
Saturday Night Live: Christmas Special 2014 TV Special Honeydew / Various
Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving Special 2014 TV Special Debbie Downer
Saturday Night Live: Christmas 2013 TV Special Honeydew (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving 2013 TV Special Debbie Downer (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live Presents: Sports All-Stars 2010 TV Special Various (uncredited)
SNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas 2009 TV Movie Honey Dew (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live 2009 TV Series Visitor
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Amy Poehler 2009 TV Special Rachel
Saturday Night Live Sports Extra '09 2009 TV Special Various (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of David Spade 2005 TV Special Various (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon 2005 TV Special Herself / Various Characters (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies 2005 TV Movie Various Characters (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: Presidential Bash 2004 2004 TV Movie Carla Temborello (uncredited)
101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments 2004 TV Movie Herself
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Christopher Walken 2004 TV Special Various Characters (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Tracy Morgan 2004 Video documentary Herself / Various characters (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell - Volume 2 2004 Video documentary Various (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Cheri Oteri 2004 TV Special documentary Various Characters (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Kattan 2003 TV Special Various Characters (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell 2002 TV Special documentary Herself / Various Characters (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon 2001 Video short Various Characters (uncredited)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2006 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Comedian
2004 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Variety Performer Saturday Night Live (1975)


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#Trademark
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