Born and raised in Lexington, Massachusetts, she graduated from Dartmouth College in 1988 and moved to Chicago, Illinois, to study improvisational theatre at The Second City and Improv Olympic.
Her breakthrough came on the NBC television show Saturday Night Live (SNL), where she was a cast member from 1999 to 2006.
Josh is pressured by his family to settle down with Maude who he just met.
Maude is obsessive over Josh, but he does not feel the same way and goes to extreme lengths to avoid her.
The first incarnation of her SNL "Wicked" sketch was performed in Second City's Paradigm Lost. On March 19, 2012, Dratch's memoir, Girl Walks Into A Bar: Comedy Calamities, Dating Disasters, and a Midlife Miracle was published.
The series is about a naïve and soft-spoken man in his 20s named Josh Greenberg (played by Jay Baruchel), who finds himself in several surreal and awkward circumstances while trying to find love. Josh is dumped by his girlfriend Maggie and has a difficult time moving on.
Besides her work on SNL, she has appeared as a guest star in television shows such as The King of Queens and 30 Rock, as well as films such as Click and I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry.
Things work well at first but Josh's insecurities take over and he becomes paranoid and jealous of other men she comes in contact with, including Whitney's friend Tanaka (Fred Armisen).
Guest starring Sarah Silverman as Josh's right hand (voice), Eddie Pepitone as Josh's left hand (voice), and Tim Heidecker as a bartender.
Josh's sister Liz invites him over for dinner, setting him up for a blind date with a woman named Maude (Maria Thayer).
You want to be memorable and have 4 minutes fly by and leave your date wanting more.
Rachel Susan Dratch (born February 22, 1966) is an American actress, comedian, producer, and writer.