Mindy Cohn Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Feb, 2021
Facts of Mindy Cohn
Date of Birth: 1966 , May-20
Age: 55 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 1 Inch
Name Mindy Cohn
Father Nat Cohn
Mother Ina Cohn
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $0.7 million
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Mindy Cohn is an American actress, singer, and voice actress, who is also a breast cancer survivor, as well as, an advocate for the LGBTQ community. The actress gained fame after she showcased her exceptional talent with a smashing performance in the sitcom The Facts of Life from 1979-1988. Her voice of Velma Dinkley in the Scooby-Doo franchise from 2002-15 also brought her tremendous popularity. 

Early Life, Bio, And Education Of Mindy Cohn   

Mindy Cohn was born on May 20, 1966, in Los Angeles, California, United States. She belongs to a Jewish family and raised by her parent Ina Cohn and Nat Cohn

Following her schooling, Chon dedicated her efforts to study cultural anthropology at Loyola Marymount University. She belongs to American nationality and regarding her ethnicity, she is White. 

Professional Career 

With her exceptional talent and charm, Mindy Cohn kick-started her acting journey at the age of 13 by playing the role in The Facts of Life in 1979.

It was really the most auspicious start for the young actress as she was cast on the show until 1988. Outside of the show, Cohn also worked on many other projects. In the year 1986, she was cast in the movie The Boy Who Fly.

CAPTION: Mindy Cohn is an American actress, singer, voice actress, who is also a breast cancer survivor, as well as, an advocate for the LGBTQ community. SOURCE: ABC News

The actress subsequently landed the role in Charles in Charge, 21 Jump Street, The Help, and many others. In 2010, she appeared in the movie Violet Tendencies. She also featured in the TV series The Secret Life of the American Teenager sharing the screen along with Shailene Woodley, Kenny Baumann, Molly Ringwald, and India Eisley.

Cohn gained massive fame, following her work on the TV show What's New, Scooby-Doo?. She also voiced on Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated and many Scooby-Doo animated movies. Within her splendid acting career, the actress has already got eight nominations including an Emmy Award nomination for her work on the TV show What's New, Shooby-Doo? 

Net Worth, Salary, And Major Source Of Income

Mindy Cohn has definitely collected a considerable amount of money from her career. According to some authorized online sources, it can be believed that her net worth is around $1 million, in 2021. 

Chom has also worked in a number of movies and is paid around $51,000 a year. 

Personal Life: Is She Married?

Mindy Cohn has never been married and does not have a boyfriend/husband. Her single status and wholehearted support to the LGBTQ community emerged the rumors of her being lesbian. 

Cohn featured on the Gay for Play show where she acknowledged that she first pleasured herself after she watched the 1978 comedy music/teen film Grease. She also supports Facts of Life star Geri Jewell who came out as a Lesbian in her book I’m Walking As Straight As I Can.

There are no confirmations about her sexuality to date. 

CAPTION: Mindy Cohn along with her co-star in the movie Operation Marriage SOURCE: Heightline

The actress was once spotted in a perfect wedding environment dressing like the bride and standing hand in hand with an unknown woman and people started speculating about her being married. The pictures, however, were taken from the movie Operation Marriage. 

Cancer Survivor

Mindy Cohn was diagnosed with breast cancer. Her battle with the dreaded disease started in the year 2012 but it came to the public on October 18, 2017. At that time, she underwent a double mastectomy, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy.

While sharing about her cancer experience, she stated:

"I've always been an optimist, but cancer metastasized. It kept spreading and coming back," she told the magazine. "I kept waiting for the other shoe to drop, and then it would. And then I'd wait for another shoe to drop, and it would. I was frustrated and enraged. I couldn't control any of this. I couldn't fix it."

She is also a philanthropist who found the weSpark Cancer Support Center to help cancer patients.   

Quick Facts

1. Has she ever been married?

Mindy is very private when it comes to her relationships and partners which is why there has never been any news of her relationship status. Though once her "wedding pictures" circulated on social media which later turned out to be a publicity stunt for her upcoming film.

2. How rich is she?

As per few sources, as of 2021, she is estimated at $1 million.

3. How old is Mindy Cohn?

Mindy Cohn was born on May 20, 1966, in Los Angeles, California, United States. She is currently 54-year-old.

4. How tall is Cohn?

She stands at 5' 1" (1.55 m).