Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Voice for Equality: Kathy Najimy

Kathy Najimy is an American actress, most notably known as Olive Massery on the television series Veronica's Closet, Sister Mary Patrick in the film Sister Act and the voice of Peggy Hill on the animated television series King of the Hill. Other films have included: Hocus Pocus, Hope Floats and The Wedding Planner. Prior to her film work, she was best known for two off-Broadway shows with Mo Gaffney working as the duo Kathy and Mo. One of the shows became an HBO comedy special and garnered Najimy her first nationwide fan base. She currently portrays the pushy Dr. Mildred Finch on NUMB3RS, and will play a police officer investigating an attack on Wisteria Lane on an upcoming episode of Desperate Housewives. Learn more here.

Kathy Najimy, long a champion of LGBT rights including marriage equality, is a proud signer of Freedom to Marry's Marriage Resolution which reads:
Because marriage is a basic human right and an individual choice,
RESOLVED, the State should not interfere with same-gender couples who choose to marry and share fully and equally in the rights, responsibilities, and commitment of civil marriage.
Visit the Marriage Resolution page on our website and sign the Marriage Resolution today!

Freedom to Marry salutes Kathy Najimy as a Voice for Equality! See other Voices for Equality here.

If Ms. Najimy's support inspires you - get involved!

**Make your NOMINATION for a Voice for Equality today!

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