Molly Shannon Biography
Birthday: September 16, 1964 (Virgo)
Born In: Shaker Heights, Ohio, United States
Molly Helen Shannon is an American Comic actress who gained popularity for her work as one of the cast members on Saturday Night Live. She was on the show from 1995-2001 and established herself as the longest-serving female cast member on the show. She was famous on the show for her quirky creativity and her knack for developing various hilarious characters such as: ‘Mary Katherine Gallagher’--her best known character, ‘Sally O'Malley’--a proud 50-year old dancer with a bouffant hairdo, ‘Margaret Healy’--a woman who enjoys doing lots of voices and accents, etc. Shannon’s career took off after Saturday Night Live and she started appearing in recurring roles in television series like, ‘Will & Grace’, ‘Glee’, ‘Seinfeld’, etc. and also did movies like, ‘Never Been Kissed’, ‘Year of the Dog’, ‘Evan Almighty’, etc. More recently, she starred in NBC's ‘Kath & Kim’ from 2008 to 2009, on the TBS animated series ‘Neighbors from Hell’ and Fox’s American teen-musical comedy drama television series called ‘Glee’ in 2010. Shannon is not just a comedian with perfect on-screen timing and presence, she is also a writer and has recently authored a children’s book titled ‘Tilly the Trickster’.