Rachel Dratch is a famous American actress, comedian, and writer. Rachel Dratch published her autobiographical book Girl Walks Into a Bar: Comedy Calamities, Dating Disasters, and a Midlife Miracle.
Table of Biography
Rachel Dratch was born on February 22, 1966. Her birthplace is in Lexington, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Dratch’s real name is Rachel Susan Dratch. She is currently 56 years old. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.
Dratch’s mother is Elaine Ruth who is a transportation director and her father is Paul Dratch who is a radiologist. Also, she has a younger brother named Daniel who is a television producer and writer.
Moreover, she attended Hebrew school and had a bat mitzvah. Further, she attended William Diamond Middle School and Lexington High School in Lexington. Dratch attended the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in the fall of 1985.
Later she graduated from Dartmouth College in 1988. Nonetheless, she majored in drama and psychology and was a member of the improvisational comedy group “Said and Done”.
Career and Professional Life
Rachel Dratch is a well-known American actress, comedian, and writer. Hence, after she graduated from Dartmouth College she moved to Chicago to study improvisational theatre at The Second City and ImprovOlympic.
Moreover, her breakthrough role was on the NBC television show Saturday Night Live (SNL). Dratch was a cast member from 1999 to 2006 portraying a variety of roles including Debbie Downer.
Moreover, she has since occasionally returned to SNL as a guest portraying Senator Amy Klobuchar. Likewise, other television credits include The King of Queens, Monk, and 30 Rock. Also, she has played the recurring role of Wanda Jo Oliver on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.
Furthermore, she acted in films including Click, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry, Sisters, and Wine Country. However, in 2022, she made her Broadway stage debut in POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass Are, Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive.
Hence, she earned a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play nomination. In 2012 she published her autobiographical book Girl Walks Into a Bar.
Rachel Dratch has worked with various brands and companies to endorse and advertise their products. Rachel shares such products directly with her followers on her multiple social media profiles on platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Some of such brands she has mentioned on her Instagram in recent days are @effyjewelry, @csiriano, @danarebecca, @grazielagems, etc.
Dratch has earned a lot of money from her successful career as an actress, comedian, and writer. Her net worth is around $4 million. However, her salary is behind the curtains.
Talking about her personal life, in her book, she discusses meeting John Wahl, a consultant in the natural foods industry in a bar in 2009. Further, six months later, Dratch learned she was pregnant. However, they are not married as per online resources.
She gave birth to her son Eli Benjamin on August 24, 2010, with Wahl. However, Dratch and Wahl are not a couple, but are on good terms and live near each other to be involved with their son.
Dratch has a well-maintained body. She has a fit and healthy body. Dratch is around 5 feet tall and she weighs around 55kg. Likewise, her other body measurements are 34-24-33 inches. Moreover, she has beautiful blue eyes and brown hair.
Dratch is quite active on social media platforms. On her Instagram handle @raedratch, she has around 44.3K followers. Likewise, on her Twitter handle @TheRealDratch she has around 259.3K followers. Similarly, on Facebook, she has 3.8K followers.