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actress , comedienne

Amy Poehler, American comedienne, actress. Named a Maverick, Details magazine, 2008; named Best Actress, International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, 2010, Best Actress-Webby award, 2010; named one of The 50 Most Powerful Women in New York City, New York Post, 2008; recipient Women of Year award, Glamour Magazine, 2009.


Poehler, Amy was born on September 16, 1971 in Burlington, Massachusetts, United States.


Graduate, Boston College.


Performer Second City comedy troupe, Chicago, 1993—1996, Improv Olympic, Los Angeles.


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  • Other Work

    • Actor: (films) Saving Manhattan, 1998, Tomorrow Night, 1998, Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, 1999, The Devil and Daniel Webster, 2001, Wet Hot American Summer, 2001, Martin & Orloff, 2002, Mean Girls, 2004, Envy, 2004, Southland Tales, 2006, Man of the Year, 2006, Blades of Glory, 2007, (voice) Horton Hears a Who!, 2008, Baby Mama, 2008 (Best WTF Moment, Music Television Movie Awards, 2009), Hamlet 2, 2008, (voice) Monsters versus Aliens, 2009, Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel, 2009, Hoowinked Too! Hood VS. Evil, 2010. Actor, writer, producer (films) Wild Girls Gone, 2005, actor, writer (television series) Upright Citizens Brigade, 1998—2000. Actor: (television series) Saturday Night Live, 2001-2008.

      Appearances include (television series) Late Night with Conan O'Brien, 1998—2000, Apartment 2F, 1997, Spin City, 1998, Undeclared, 2002, Arrested Development, 2004, host (online series) Smart Girls at the Party.


Married Will Arnett, August 29, 2003. Children: Archie Arnett, Abel James Arnett.

Will Arnett

Archie Arnett Poehler

Abel James Arnett Poehler