Kaitlin Olson is the star of The Mick on FOX, as well as a co-executive producer on the series.
She also stars as Sweet Dee on the critically acclaimed cable hit It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia on FX and has a recurring role on FOX’s New Girl.
Olson’s additional TV credits include roles on Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Riches, and The Drew Carey Show.
On the big screen, Olson most recently had a featured voice role in the summer blockbuster Finding Dory and has appeared in The Heat alongside Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock, the romantic comedy Leap Year, and the festival favourite Weather Girl.
Also known for her improv talent, Olson began her career with a highly-coveted spot in The Groundlings Sunday Company, a training ground for such comics as Will Ferrell and Phil Hartman. The showcase led to her casting in several improv/hidden camera shows, including Punk’d, The Jamie Kennedy Experiment, and Meet the Marks.
Born and raised in Tigard, OR, Olson graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in theater arts. She lives in Los Angeles with husband Rob McElhenney and their sons Axel and Leo.