Peri Gilpin is an infamous American actress famous for her role in the television series named Frasier as Roz Doyle and as Kim Keeler in the series named Make it or break it. She was born in the year 1961, May 27th which makes her age 55 years at present. Her bio includes the following details.
She was born in the city of Waco at Texas; her father’s name is James Franklin Oldham and her mother’s name is Sandra Jo Hauck. They got divorced and her mother married Allen W. Gilpin in the year 1969 and eventually she took her step-father’s surname.
She was brought up in Dallas and her family encouraged her a lot in her acting capacities. After she studied at The Dallas Theatre Centre, she pursued her career in acting at the University of Texas which is situated at Austin and then later at British-American Academy situated in London. She started to use the name Peri Gilpin after she became a professional actress.
Her real father James was a radio DJ who worked under his stage name Jim O’Brien and was a well known and highly respected radio and television news weatherman. He died at an unfortunate skydiving accident in the year 1983, 25th September.
She appeared in the television series named Cheers where she played the character of Holly Matheson in the 21st episode of the 11th season of the series.
In between the year 1993 and 2004, she played the character of Roz Doyle in the television series named Frasier. She won Screen Actors Guild Awards for her outstanding performance by an Ensemble in Comedy series in the year 2000.
She currently has the recurring role in the series named Men At Work as an editor of Full Steam magazine. She was introduced as Katherine Cooper in the second season of the series named Scorpion who is a superior in the homeland security above the Scorpion team.
After her mother died of Leiomyosarcoma, she started her efforts in the field of cancer research through the help of The Sarcoma Foundation of America there is an interview in youtube explaining the reasons why she wanted to support this research program in detail. Her sister was diagnosed with Leiomyosarcoma in the year 2009. She married a realist painter whose name is Christian Vincent in the year 1999, 31st July.
The couple has been blessed with twins, Stella Mae and Ava Pearl who were given birth by a surrogate mother in the year 2004, 7th May. She is the godmother of the co-star in the series Frasier, Jane Leeves. She is godmother to Leeves’ daughter Isabella and Leeves are godmother of Peri’s daughter Stella. She and Leeves also have lived near the ocean as neighbors.
She is a supporter of Hillary Clinton in 2016, U.S. presidential election. She has an estimated net worth of $ 15 million according to the present statistics.
She is also active social network sites like Instagram and twitter; she is often seen posting pictures and tweets in her account so as to keep it updated. She has total followers of over 10 thousand in her twitter account.