Kathy Najimy Bio, Husband, Age, Daughter, Weight Loss, Movies

Kathy Najimy is an American actress and voice actress. She is best known for voicing Peggy Hill on the animated television series King of the Hill (1997–2010), and for her roles in the films Sister Act (1992) and Hocus Pocus (1993), as well as her portrayal of Olive Massery on the NBC sitcom Veronica’s Closet (1997–2000).

Najimy was born on February 6, 1957, in San Diego, California, the daughter of Lebanese American parents Samia (née Massery – Mother) and Fred Najimy (Father), a postal worker. She was raised Maronite Catholic and attended Crawford High School.

Kathy is 61 years old as at 2018.

Prior to achieving wider recognition, she was known for her professional partnership with Mo Gaffney, working as the duo “Kathy and Mo”.

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Kathy Najimy Husband, Daughter, Net Worth

In August 1998, Najimy married actor/singer Dan Finnerty. Gloria Steinem officiated the ceremony. Najimy and Finnerty have one daughter, named Samia, born in 1996.

According to some sources, Kathy’s net worth is estimated at $4 million dollars.

Kathy Najimy Weight loss

She is also very vocal about issues regarding weight and body imaging among females. She has also lost weight for health reasons.

In August 2006 Najimy voiced her opinions over a remark made by Heidi Klum on the television series Project Runway after Klum said one model’s outfit made her look plus sized.

Kathy’s Filmography

The actress has starred in many movies; the most recent are:

  • Dating My Mother (2017)
  • A Change of Heart (2017)
  • No letting Go (2016)
  • Descendants (2015)