Zosia Russell Mamet (/ /; born February 2, 1988) is an American actress and musician, who has appeared in television series including Mad Men, United States of Tara and Parenthood and as Shoshanna Shapiro on the HBO original series Girls.
Mamet at the 2016 Austin Film Festival
Zosia Russell Mamet
February 2, 1988
Randolph, Vermont, U.S.
|Relatives||Clara Mamet (half-sister)|
Mamet was born in Randolph, Vermont. She is the daughter of American playwright, essayist, screenwriter, and film director David Mamet and actress Lindsay Crouse. Her father is Jewish and her mother is Buddhist, and Mamet identifies as Jewish as well. Her maternal grandfather was playwright Russel Crouse and her maternal great-grandfather was educator John Erskine. She has a sister, Willa, who is a singer, and two half-siblings, Clara, who is also an actress and director, and Noah. She lived in New England until age five when her mother moved to Pacific Palisades, California with Willa and Zosia. After finishing high school, Mamet decided to pursue acting instead of going to college.
Mamet performed the audiobook "The Feral Detective" by author Jonathan Lethem.
|1997||Colin Fitz Lives!||Lost Fan|
|2009||Half Truth||Girl||Short film|
|2009||Off the Ledge||Jenny|
|2010||The Kids Are All Right||Sasha|
|2010||Greenberg||Girl at Party|
|2011||Snuggle Bunny: Man's Most Lovable Predator||The Daughter||Short film|
|2012||Rhymes with Banana||Z|
|2013||The Last Keepers||Rhea Carver|
|2016||Mildred & The Dying Parlor||Mildred||Short film|
|2016||Goldbricks in Bloom||Cleo|
|2017||The Boy Downstairs||Diana|
|2018||Under the Silver Lake||Troy|
|1994||Parallel Lives||Shannon||TV film|
|2006–2007||The Unit||Christine Ross||5 episodes|
|2009||Ab Fab||Saffron||TV film|
|2009||War Wolves||Rudy||TV film|
|2010||United States of Tara||Courtney||7 episodes|
|2010||Miss USA's Sexy Halloween||Beatrice||Video short|
|2010–2012||Mad Men||Joyce Ramsay||5 episodes|
|2012–2017||Girls||Shoshanna Shapiro||Main role|
|2013||High School USA!||Amber Lamber (voice)||Main role|
|2014–2015||Regular Show||Celia (voice)||2 episodes|
|2014||Back to Backspace||Yaga (voice)||Pilot|
|2015||American Dad!||Mary (voice)||Episode: "My Affair Lady"|
|2016||Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas||Bella||HBO special|
|2016, 2018||Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt||Sue Thompstein||2 episodes|
|2016–2019||Star vs. the Forces of Evil||Hekapoo (voice)||18 episodes|
|2017||You're the Worst||Heidi Rasmullen||Episode: "Not a Great Bet"|
|2019||Tales of the City||Claire Duncan||Recurring role|
|2019||Stumptown||Kaytlin / Kendra / Katrina||Episode: "Missed Connections"|
|2019||Dickinson||Louisa May Alcott||Episode: "There's a Certain Slant of Light"|
- According to Vermont Births, 1981–2001, and Vermont Birth Records, 1909–2008, at Ancestry.com. (subscription required)[better source needed]
- "Girls". HBO. Retrieved March 15, 2018.
- Brodesser-Akner, Taffy. Zosia Mamet Is Still Getting Used to Being Your New Best Friend, The New York Times, January 2, 2013. Accessed January 31, 2014.
- "Jews in the News: Drake, Zosia Mamet and Dianna Agron". Letmypeoplegrow.org. October 24, 2011. Archived from the original on October 4, 2013. Retrieved October 4, 2013.
- "News - Entertainment, Music, Movies, Celebrity". Retrieved January 11, 2013.[dead link]
- "First Look: "Girls" Star Zosia Mamet Performing With Her New Band Chacha".
- Shepherd, Julianne Escobedo. "Oh No Oh No Zosia Mamet Has a Band".
- David, Mark (May 28, 2015). "Zosia Mamet Trades Brooklyn Townhouse for Manhattan Co-operative". Variety. Retrieved April 21, 2016.
- Howard, Caroline (April 4, 2016). "Zosia Mamet And Evan Jonigkeit: 'The Product Is Secondary To The Storytelling'". Forbes Magazine. Retrieved April 21, 2016.
- Mamet, Zosia (October 2016). "@evanj550 my best friend, my soulmate, my HUSBAND, I love you. Here's to forever and a day". Instagram.com. Retrieved October 12, 2016.
- "Zosia Mamet Reveals Her Private Struggle with Pelvic Floor Dysfunction". YouTube. 2017. Retrieved December 7, 2019.
- Miller, Korin (February 13, 2017). "Zosia Mamet's Pelvic-Floor Dysfunction Felt Like the Worst UTI Ever". Self. Retrieved December 7, 2019.