Mindy Sterling Biography (1953-)

Full name, Mindy Lee Sterling; born July 11, 1953, in Paterson, NJ; raised inMiami, FL; daughter of Dick Sterling (a singer and stand-up comedian); mother, a dancer; married Brian L. Gadson; children: Max. Addresses: Agent:Mark Scroggs, David Shapira and Associates, 193 North Robertson Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211.

Actress, voice performer
Birth Details
July 11, 1953
Paterson, New Jersey, United States

Famous Works

  • Film Appearances
  • First fan, The Devil and Max Devlin, Buena Vista, 1981
  • Sister Oma and the Clarions, UFOria, Universal, c. 1985
  • Woman in bookstore, House (also known as House: Ding Dong, You're Dead), New World Pictures, 1986
  • Tentative woman, Warlock, Trimark Pictures, 1989
  • Debbie Rollins, The Favor (also known as The Favour and The Indecent Favour), Orion, 1994
  • Cindee, Man of the Year, Seventh Art Releasing, 1995
  • Nanny with dog, The Crazysitter (also known as Two Much Trouble), 1995
  • Frau Farbissina, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (alsoknown as Austin Powers--Das Schaerfste, was Ihre Majestaet zu bieten hat), New Line Cinema, 1997
  • Iris Clark, Drop Dead Gorgeous (also known as Gnadenlos schoen), New Line Cinema, 1998
  • Frau Farbissina, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (also knownas Austin Powers 2: The Spy Who Shagged Me), New Line Cinema, 1999
  • Lady bowler, Idle Hands, Columbia, 1999
  • Casting director, The Audition (short film), 2000
  • Clarnella, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (also known as Dr. Seuss' "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," The Grinch, and Der Grinch), Universal, 2000
  • Doris, The Sky Is Falling, Showcase Entertainment, 2000
  • Mona Finch, Barstow 2008, Firebuilder Pictures/Monkeyfactory, 2001
  • Ramona, Totally Blonde, Panorama Entertainment/V Releasing, 2001
  • Frau Farbissina, Austin Powers in Goldmember (also known as Austin Powers: Goldmember), New Line Cinema, 2002
  • (Uncredited) Old woman in confessional, EuroTrip (also known as The Ugly Americans, Untitled Berg, Schaffer, Mandel Project, andUntitled Montecito Project), DreamWorks, 2004
  • Lydia, Getting Played, New Line Home Video, 2005
  • Mrs. Walsh, The 12 Dogs of Christmas, Screen Media Ventures, 2005
  • Bernice Kimmelman, Domestic Import, 2006
  • Mrs. Burris, Cook-Off!, 2006
  • Patricia Riley, The Enigma with a Stigma, Digital Motion Picture Studio, 2006
  • Voice of female ox, Ice Age: The Meltdown (animated), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2006
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Dusty's Treehouse, syndicated, c. 1973
  • Office manager, Kristin, NBC, 2001
  • Fifi, On the Spot, The WB, 2003
  • Voice of Aunt Mellie, Higglytown Heroes (animated), The Disney Channel, beginning 2004
  • Some sources cite an appearance in the animated program Red Hot Tomatoes.
  • Miniseries
  • Herself, I Love the '90s, VH1, 2004
  • Movies
  • Mary, Working Tra$h, Fox, 1990
  • Fresno specialist, Not Like Us, 1995
  • Lupe Horowitz, 30 Days until I'm Famous, VH1, 2004
  • Specials
  • Himself, Canned Ham: The Spy Who Shagged Me (also known as Canned Ham Presents: Austin Powers--The Spy Who Shagged Me, Comedy Central's "Canned Ham": The Dr. Evil Story, The Dr. Evil Story, and Spyography: The Dr. Evil Story), Comedy Central, 1999
  • Herself, Reel Comedy: Austin Powers in Goldmember, Comedy Central,2002
  • Awards Presentations
  • Herself, VH1 Big in '03, VH1, 2003
  • The 2004 Teen Choice Awards, Fox, 2004
  • Episodic
  • "Wheels of Fortune," B. J. and the Bear, NBC, 1979
  • Hostess, "First Date," Perfect Strangers, ABC, 1986
  • LaWanda, Evening Shade, CBS, c. 1991
  • Writer, "The Flirt Episode," The Larry Sanders Show, HBO, 1992
  • Writer, "Hey Now," The Larry Sanders Show, HBO, 1992
  • Clara Meade, "The Poker Game," Saved by the Bell: The College Years, NBC, 1993
  • Clara Meade, "A Question of Ethics," Saved by the Bell: The College Years, NBC, 1993
  • Woman, The Second Half, NBC, 1993
  • Jill Peterman, Good Advice, CBS, 1994
  • Coach, "Cheers Looking at You, Kid," Family Matters, ABC, 1995
  • Denise's mom, "Single White Teenager," Sister, Sister, ABC, 1995
  • Mrs. Fleckner, "Some Assembly Required," Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher, The WB, 1996
  • Wedding planner, "The One with Barry and Mindy's Wedding," Friends, NBC, 1996
  • June, "Makin' Whoopie," Ellen (also known as These Friends of Mine), ABC, 1997
  • Maxine, "Again with the Black Box," Alright Already, The WB, 1997
  • Mrs. Martin, Hiller and Diller, ABC, 1997
  • Mrs. Walton, Hiller and Diller, ABC, 1997
  • Instant Comedy with the Groundlings, FX Channel, 1998
  • Guest, The Martin Short Show, syndicated, 1999
  • (As Mindy Stirling) Voices of second lemur and newscaster, "Bogged Down,"The Wild Thornberrys (animated), Nickelodeon, 2000
  • Lona, Manhattan, AZ, USA Network, 2000
  • Mrs. Lubitz, "The Gift Piggy," Just Shoot Me!, NBC, 2001
  • Ms. Lynch, "Uncle Chuck," Even Stevens, The Disney Channel, 2001
  • Guest, "Mike Myers," Revealed with Jules Asner, E! Entertainment Television, 2002
  • Voice of Countess von Verminstrasser, "Lice," Invader ZIM (animated), Nickelodeon, 2002
  • Ylva Gallo, "The Martini Shot," She Spies (also known as B.A.I.T.), NBC, 2002
  • Guest, Pyramid, syndicated, multiple appearances, between 2002 and2004
  • Female house owner, "The Neighbors," Hidden Hills, NBC, 2003
  • Casting director, "Joey and the Big Audition," Joey, NBC, 2004
  • Mrs. Leonard, "Department Investigation: Part 2," Reno 911!, Comedy Central, 2004
  • Mrs. Leonard, "President Bush's Motorcade," Reno 911!, Comedy Central, 2004
  • Commentator, 101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments (also known as E's "101"), E! Entertainment Television, 2004
  • Team player, World Cup Comedy, PAX TV, 2004, 2005
  • Judge Foodie, "Food for Thought," That's So Raven! (also known asAbsolutely Psychic), The Disney Channel, 2005
  • Ms. Fennell, "Hair Tease," Cuts, UPN, 2005
  • Voice of Enid Clinton, "The Once and Future Thing, Part 1: Weird WesternTales," Justice League (animated; also known as JL, JLA,Justice League of America, and Justice League: Unlimited), Cartoon Network, 2005
  • Voice of Enid Clinton, "The Once and Future Thing, Part 2: Time, Warped,"Justice League (animated; also known as JL, JLA, Justice League of America, and Justice League: Unlimited), Cartoon Network, 2005
  • Sherry, "Gambling n' Diction," The King of Queens, CBS, 2006
  • Appeared in episodes of other series; appeared as Nancy Haley in "The Feud," an unaired episode of Hidden Hills, NBC. Some sources cite an appearance as Superintendent Bell in Unfabulous, Nickelodeon; and appearances in On the Television, Nickelodeon, 1990; The Downer Channel, NBC, 2001; and Cybill, CBS.
  • Pilots
  • Office manager, Kristin, NBC, 2001
  • Fifi, On the Spot, The WB, 2003
  • Headmistress Moira Grodnickel, Haversham Hall, The Disney Channel,2006
  • Voices of Geraldine and Aggie, Amazing Screw-On Head (animated), Sci-Fi Channel, 2006
  • Some sources cite an appearance in the animated pilot Dog Town.
  • Other
  • Mom Zumwalt, Beyond Family, Fox, 1995
  • Stage Appearances
  • Weena Savannah Shanker, Beverly Winwood Presents the Actors Showcase, Groundlings Theatre, Los Angeles, 2002
  • Video Games
  • Several voices, including those of Oracle Ulinara, Darmen Sproutmore, Merchant Novak, Kogna Bonesplit, and Oosa Gutwrench, EverQuest II, Sony Online Entertainment, 2004
  • Voices of Aunt May and others, Spider-Man 2, Activision, 2004

User Contributions:

Michael Warren
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Aug 4, 2013 @ 9:21 pm
Mindy graduated from Miami Norland High School, Miami Gardens, FL in 1971

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