I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness for it shows me the stars. — Og Mandino

po_Tomlin-Lily1Mary Jean “Lily” Tomlin (born September 1, 1939) is an American actress, comedian, writer, and producer.

Tomlin has been a major force in American comedy since the late 1960s when she began a career as a stand up comedian and became a featured performer on television’s Laugh-in. Her career has spanned television, comedy recordings, Broadway, and motion pictures, enjoying acclaimed success in each medium.