Mayim Bialik Hits Back at Critics Who Slammed Her for Talking About 'Private Matter' of Her Faith: 'It's Public Whether I Like It or Not!'

Mayim Bialik isn’t backing down.

The Emmy-nominated Big Bang Theory star took to Facebook to defend herself after receiving backlash for an interview she gave Fox 411 last week, in which she said it wasn’t “trendy” to be religious in Hollywood.

Mayim Bialik on Her Jewish Faith Not Being 'Trendy' in Hollywood: 'I've Gotten a Lot of Negative Attention for Visiting Israel'

Mayim Bialik says it’s hard to be religious in Hollywood.

“I think in general it’s never going to be trendy to be observant or religious in Hollywood circles,” Bialik told Fox 411 in an interview published Friday.

Bialik, 39, is of the Jewish faith and opened up about some serious backlash she received after a recent trip to Israel.

Emmy Nominations 2015: The Biggest Snubs and Surprises

The Emmy nominations are in, which means there were some happily surprised (we’re looking at you, Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany) and others undoubtedly disappointed (maybe next year, Big Bang Theory?).

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting Jokes, 'I'm So Brave,' as She Gets Her Ear Pierced (Video)

At least she had a teddy bear to hold on to.

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting got her left ear pierced at a local mall on Friday, and she asked her husband, Ryan Sweeting, to document it.

Mayim Bialik's Father Has Died: Big Bang Theory Star Is Deeply Mourning Her 'Abba'

Mayim Bialik’s beloved father, Barry Bialik, has died.

The Big Bang Theory actress, 39, shared the news on her Kveller blog Tuesday, explaining on the Jewish parenting site that he died on the second to last day of Passover, earlier this month.

Big Bang Theory's Kaley Cuoco Addresses Divorce Rumors

Kaley Cuoco is taking matters into her own hands as she addresses rumors that she has split with husband Ryan Sweeting.

The Muppet Show Reboot in the Works from Big Bang Theory Creator

The current wave of nostalgic reboots shows no signs of stopping.

The latest beloved series fans could get the chance to revisit? The Muppet Show, which has a remake in the works at ABC, PEOPLE can confirm.

How Jim Parsons Has Been Getting on Rihanna's Nerves (VIDEO)

PHOTOS: Big Bang Theory Star Jim Parsons Meets His Wax Figure

Sheldon Cooper would approve.

The Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons unveiled his brand new wax figure for Madame Tussauds Orlando on Friday. The figure will be shipped – carefully! – to Florida for the attraction’s grand opening on May 4.

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