Holly Wortell is an American comedic actress and longtime friend of Bonnie Hunt. She has been a regular on each of Hunt's sitcoms, all three times playing a vain, promiscuous character named "Holly". In addition, she has had supporting or bit parts in several feature films in which Hunt has appeared. Her few non-Bonnie-related roles include guest spots on Curb Your Enthusiasm and Entourage, and a national advertising campaign for Kraft Macaroni & Cheese.
Wortell met Hunt in the mid-80's Chicago improvisational comedy scene, where they formed a three woman comedy troupe called “An Impulsive Thing” with Joan Cusack. Wortell also joined the cast of The Second City mainstage in 1989, headlining for several seasons.
As of the fall of 2006, Wortell is teaching improv classes at The Second City Los Angeles.
In the summer of 2008, Wortell appeared in a series of teasers for Bonnie Hunt's upcoming daytime talk show.
In the spring of 2011, she guest starred as Logan Mitchell's mother in Nickelodeon's Big Time Rush