Who is Marin Hinkle?
Marin Elizabeth Hinkle is a Tanzanian- American actress. She is popularly known for portraying the character as Judith Harper-Melnick in the American television sitcom “Two and a Half Men,” as Judy Brooks on the ABC television drama “Once and Again.” Likewise, the actress also gained fame as Rose Weissman in “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” Hinkle has appeared in over thirty films and as many television shows during her long career spanning over two decades. Her other notable works include “Breathing Room,” “I’m Not Rappaport,” “Frequency,” “The Next Big Thing,” “The Haunting of Molly Hartley,” “Deception” and “Speechless.”
|Celebrated Name||Marin Hinkle|
|Birth Date||March 23, 1966|
|Birth Place||Dar es Salaam, Tanzania|
|Full Name||Marin Elizabeth Hinkle|
|Parents||Father: Rodney Hinkle
Mother: Margaret R. (Polga) Hinkle
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)|
|Weight||55 kg (121 lbs)|
|Body Measurements||35-25-35 inches|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Hinkle was born on March 23, 1966, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. She is currently 54 years old. Her zodiac sign is Aries. She is the daughter of Rodney Hinkle, who is a college dean and teacher and Margaret R. (Polga) Hinkle, who is a judge of the Superior Court of Massachusetts. The couple had met while they were serving in the Peace Corps. She has a younger brother, Mark, who is two years younger than her.
Early Life of Marin Hinkle
Hinkle’s family had moved to Boston, Massachusetts, when she was four months old. She studied at Newton South High School. After graduating, she joined Brown University and also attended New York University’s Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts. She was graduated in 1991.
Hinkle had initially planned to be a professional Ballerina, but a permanent ankle injury shattered her plan and ended the possibilities. At the age of 16, she decided to take up an acting career.
Hinkle started her acting career in theatres where she played the character, Juliet, in “Romeo and Juliet” at the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington DC in 1994. Eventually, in the same year, she played in “A Thousand Clowns,” portraying the character Sandra Markowitz at the Criterion Center Stage Right.
Hinkle made her debut on television playing the role of Alison Van Rohan in the NBC television soap opera “Another World” in 1995. She played in a couple of television shows and films before getting her big break. In 1999, she appeared in the ABC television drama series “Once and Again,” playing the role of Judy Brooks. She portrayed her character in a total of 58 episodes.
Hinkle’s other milestone was with CBS between 2003 and 2015, where she appeared in the television sitcom “Two and a Half Men” as Judith Harper-Melnick. She was one of the main characters and appeared in a total of 83 episodes till the eighth season before her role was written out of the script. In 2013, Hinkle appeared in the American prime time television soap opera “Deception” as Samantha Bowers. Eventually, in the following year, she signed up in the CBS political drama television series “Madam Secretary” as Isabelle Barnes. She starred as Dr. Miller in the ABC sitcom “Speechless” in 2015.
In 2015, she played in the American period comedy-drama television series “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” portraying the role of Rose Weissman. She was starred as the mother of Miriam “Midge” Maisel, which was played by Rachel Brosnahan. The rest of the cast consists of Michael Zegan, Tony Shalhoub, Kelvin Pollak, Caroline Aaron, and Jane Lynch.
Hinkle is a very successful actress in the television field, although she could not enjoy a similarly glorious career in the film industry. She has appeared in over thirty films in her career, which includes “Frequency,” “The Next Big Thing,” and The Year That Trembled. Likewise, she also has featured in “What Just Happened,” “Quarantine,” “Imagine That,” and “Cowgirls’ in Angels: Dakota’s Summer.”
Awards and nominations
Hinkle is a successful actress and has contributed to numerous films and series. She has been nominated and has won several awards in her career. In 2019, she became nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Moreover, she gained the title “Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series” in Screen Guild Awards from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Hinkle also won the title “Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series” in Screen Actors Guild Awards from “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” in 2020.
Personal Life of Marin Hinkle
Hinkle got married to Randall Sommer, who is a New York theatre director. Moreover, the couple together has a son.
Nationality and Physical Statistics
Hinkle is American by nationality and is of the white race. She has Tanzanian descent.
Besides that, Hinkle stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and weighing about 55 kg (121 lbs) with the body measurement of 35-25-35 inches. Additionally, her hair color is light brown, and her eye color is dark brown.
Marin Hinkle is living a luxurious life with her family. She is a famous actress who has earned a lot of money as well as fame. Wilson currently has about $3 million approximately.