|Date of Birth:||November 28, 1962|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Full Name:||Rose Marie Abdoo|
|Portrays:||Senator Linda Moskowitz|
|First appearance:||Dog-Whistle Politics|
|Final appearance:||Baby, It's Cold Outside|
Rose Abdoo played a recurring character Senator Linda Moskowitz in season five of Scandal.
Rose Marie Abdoo (born November 28, 1962) is an American actress and comedian, known for her roles as Stars Hollow's local mechanic, Gypsy, on Gilmore Girls and as Spanish teacher Señorita Rodriguez on That's So Raven.
Abdoo has a bachelor's degree in communications from Michigan State University, where she was cast in several college theater roles and encouraged by a professor to study improvisation. She went on to move to Chicago, where she joined Second City, performing first in their national touring shows and moving on their E.T.C. troupe. As a part of E.T.C., Abdoo won a Joseph Jefferson Award as "Best Actress in a Revue" in 1991 for her role in the production We Made a Mesopotamia, Now You Clean It Up, playing what the Chicago Tribune called "the show's meatiest part: an obnoxious, know-it-all tour bus rider." She went on to co-host the awards ceremony in 1994.
She was nominated alongside her castmates for a Best Ensemble Screen Actors Guild award for Good Night, and Good Luck. In March 2008, Abdoo co-starred in the web series The Writers Room on Crackle.