Amy Poehler Biography, Age, Family, Mean Girls, Mean Girls and Movies

Amy Poehler Biography

Amy Poehler born (Amy Meredith Poehler) is an American actress, comedian, director, producer, and writer. She is well known as the Co-founder of the Chicago-based improvisational comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade.

Amy Poehler Age

Poehler was born on the 16th of September 1971 in Newton, Massachusetts, U.S. She is 47 years old as of 2016.

Amy Poehler Family | Siblings | Brother

She was born to Eileen (mother) and William Poehler (father), were both school teachers. She was raised along with her brother, Greg Poehler, who is a producer and actor. She was raised up in the nearby Burlington. She was raised as a Catholic.

Amy Poehler Boyfriend | Dating | Husband | Married |Divorce

Poehler is divorced and single at the present time. Before she was married to the famous Canadian actor Will Arnett. The pair got married on 29 August 2003. They later divorced in 2016 and since then she has She later got in a relationship with her boyfriend Nick Kroll, according to a US report whom they are said to have split.

Amy Poehler Kids | Children

With her husband Arnett, the pair has two sons, the firstborn being born in October 2008 and while the second born in August 2010.

Amy Poehler Education

She got enrolled and later graduated from Burlington High School in 1989, she was then enrolled at Boston College where she was a member of the improv comedy troupe My Mother’s Fleabag. She later graduated from Boston College with a bachelor’s degree in media and communications in 1993 and moved to Chicago, where she studied improv at Second City with a friend and future co-star Tina Fey. She also studied with Del Close at ImprovOlympic.

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Amy Poehler Career

With Ian Roberts and Matt Besser, she got a regular gig on the popular show ‘Late Night with Conan O’ Brien’. They began the Comedy Central with half-hour sketch comedies in 1988. She took aboard the ‘Saturday Night Live’ crew in the 2001-2002 season and soon after she started gaining popularity and was promoted to a full cast member in the first season itself.

She then got featured appeared in the film, ‘Mean Girls’, playing the role of the mother of Rachel McAdams, who in reality, is only a few years younger to Poehler herself in 2004. She as well co-anchored ‘Weekend Update’ with her friend, Tina Fey as from 2004 to 2005. After Fey leaving the show, She co-hosted the show along with Seth Meyers.

She was featured along with her divorced husband, Will Arnett, in the series, ‘Arrested Development’ and then as well featured as brother-sister skating duo in the 2007 film, ‘Blades of Glory’.She once appeared with Tina Fey in ‘Baby Mama’, where she was featured as a surrogate mother who carried the child of the edgy mother, Tina Fey. After a brief hiatus from ‘SNL’, she later returned to the show on November 2008.

She then announced that she would star in the series called ‘Parks and Recreation’. Premiering on April 9th in 2009, With the first season received tepid reviews from the audience. However, it soon bucked up and the successive seasons were given rave reviews by audiences and the critics. She was then featured appeared as a guest on SNL and ‘Weekend Update’ on a number of episodes such as ‘Really!?! With Seth and Amy’ and ‘The Women of SNL’ specials in 2009.

She then voiced in several films and television series including ‘Megamind’, ‘Bubble Guppies’, ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked’. She has made an appearance in ‘30 Rock’, ‘Louie’, ‘The Greatest Event in Television History’ and is currently working on the comedy sequel, ‘Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues’.

Amy Poehler Net Worth

Poehler has an estimated net worth of $25 million.

Amy Poehler Mean Girls

Poehler is featured as Mrs. George is one of the main characters in the movie Mean Girls. She portrays as the wife of much older Mr. George and the mother of Regina and Kylie. She as well describes herself as a ‘cool mom’ and often acts like a teenager – letting minors drink in the house, provocatively dancing in public and she even offered Regina condoms after she brought Shane Oman at her house.

Amy Poehler Book

Poehler authored (Yes Please) a 2014 book by American actress and television writer. In 2013 She announced about the book and was then released on 28th of October 2014 by HarperCollins imprint Dey Street, and was described as “full of humor and honesty and brimming with true stories, fictional anecdotes and life lessons” by the publisher. At the 58th Annual Grammy Awards, the audio version of Yes Please received got nominated in the category for the Best Spoken Word Album.

Amy Poehler Mean Girls

The best makers from around the country take on a series of handmade projects they must complete in their own unique way. As the competition goes on, the challenges become increasingly difficult, and the least successful maker is eliminated each week. The show culminates in a final craft-off between the last two makers. Taking place in a serene outdoor setting, the positivity, character, and camaraderie of handmade culture shine through as the comedic hosts and judges provide encouragement, guidance and lots of laughs.

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