Rachel Bloom

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Rachel Bloom
Rachel Bloom at 37th College Television Awards-adj.jpg
Bloom at the 37th College Television Awards in May 2016
Birth nameRachel Leah Bloom
Born (1987-04-03) April 3, 1987 (age 35)
Los Angeles County, California, U.S.
MediumTelevision, film, music, theatre
Alma materNew York University
Years active2010–present
GenresImprovisational comedy, sketch comedy, black comedy, blue comedy, musical comedy, surreal humor, satire, cringe comedy
Spouse
Dan Gregor (m. 2015)
Websiteracheldoesstuff.com

Rachel Leah Bloom (born April 3, 1987) is an American comedian, writer, actress and singer-songwriter. She played the lead role of Rebecca Bunch in the CW comedy-drama series Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. For this, she won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress-Television Series Musical or Comedy.[1] For that same act, she also won a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series.

In May 2013, Bloom released her first musical comedy album Please Love Me.

Bloom was born in Los Angeles.

Awards and nominations[change | change source]

Year Ceremony Category Nominated work Result Ref
2011 Hugo Awards Best Dramatic Presentation Fuck Me, Ray Bradbury Nominated
2013 Web Awards Best YouTube Song You Can Touch My Boobies Won
2015 67th Primetime Emmy Awards Short-format Animation Robot Chicken Nominated [2]
2016 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Won [3]
Gold Derby Awards Best Comedy Actress Nominated [4]
Breakthrough Performer of the Year Nominated
Television Critics Association Individual Achievement in Comedy Won [5]
Online Film and Television Awards Best Actress in a Comedy Series Nominated
EWwy Awards Best Actress, Comedy Nominated [6]
68th Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics Nominated [7]
Outstanding Main Title Theme Music Nominated
Gotham Awards Breakthrough Series – Long Form Won [8]
Critics' Choice Television Awards Best Actress in a Comedy Series Won [9]
2017 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy Nominated [10]
69th Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics Nominated [11]
2018 Television Critics Association Individual Achievement in Comedy Nominated
2019 71st Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics Won
Outstanding Main Title Theme Music Nominated

References[change | change source]

  1. "Golden Globes 2016". ABC. Retrieved September 26, 2019.
  2. "Creative Arts Emmys Show". Television Academy. Retrieved July 16, 2015.
  3. "The Golden Globes: Full List of Winners and Nominees". NBC News. January 10, 2016. Retrieved January 12, 2016.
  4. "Gold Derby TV Awards 2016: 'People v. O.J. Simpson' leads winners, 'Game of Thrones' & 'Veep' also prevail". GoldDerby.
  5. Prudom, Laura (June 22, 2016). "'Mr. Robot,' 'The People v. O.J. Simpson' Lead TCA Awards Nominations". Variety. Retrieved June 22, 2016.
  6. "Poppy Awards 2016: Meet Your Winners". Entertainment Weekly. September 13, 2016. Retrieved September 15, 2016.
  7. "Creative Arts Emmys: 'Murderer' & 'Grease Live' Lead The Field On Night 2". Deadline Hollywood. September 11, 2016. Retrieved September 12, 2016.
  8. Cox, Gordon (October 20, 2016). "Gotham Awards Nominations 2016: 'Manchester by the Sea' Leads with Four". Variety. Retrieved October 20, 2016.
  9. Evans, Greg (December 11, 2015). "Silicon Valley Star T.J. Miller To Host Critics' Choice Awards". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 14, 2015.
  10. "Golden Globes 2017: The Night Manager and The Crown lead TV award winners". BBC. Retrieved January 9, 2017.
  11. "'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' Used the 'Dick in a Box' Emmys Strategy for 'We Tapped That Ass'". IndieWire. September 14, 2017. Retrieved October 21, 2017.

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