Photo Credit: Judy Gold
Emmy Award winning actress and comedian, Judy Gold is best known as the star of the critically acclaimed long-running Off Broadway hit show 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother, for which she was nominated for a 2006 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance. In addition, the show won the 2007 GLAAD award for "Outstanding New York Theater." The New York Times called this one-woman show "fiercely funny, honest and moving." A book based on the show was nominated for the prestigious Quill Award.
Judy's latest show, It's Judy's Show: My Life As A Sitcom debuted to rave reviews in Washington DC and was featured at this year's Williamstown Theatre Festival to more rave reviews. Most recently, Judy has been in the cast of Nora & Delia Ephron's Off-Broadway play, Love, Loss and What I Wore.
Gold can be seen regularly on Tru TV's The Smoking Gun Presents. She has guest-hosted ABC's The View, where she has appeared numerous times, and appears regularly on The Joy Behar Show on CNN.
She was the host of HBO's At the Multiplex with Judy Gold from 1999 - 2009, and Judy also hosted Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time and the GLAAD MEDIA AWARDS, which aired on LOGO and VH1. Her stand-up specials include Comedy Central Presents: Judy Gold, Comedy Central's Tough Crowd Stands Up, and Judy's HBO half-hour special, which received a Cable Ace Award.
Gold won two Emmy Awards for writing and producing The Rosie O'Donnell Show. She was nominated twice for The American Comedy Award's funniest female stand-up.
Gold lives in New York City with her two children. She frequently tours theatres and comedy clubs around the country. Her CD, Judith's Roommate Had a Baby is currently available. To learn more, visit her site at www.judygold.com.