Amy Poehler Overview

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Born: September 16, 1971

While studying at Boston College, Massachusetts native Amy Poehler became involved with sketch comedy when she joined a troupe called My Mother's Flea Bag. She moved to Chicago to study at Second City in 1993, then joined the Upright Citizen's Brigade comedy group in 1996. She made her TV debut the same year, providing her voice and writing talents to the TV movie Escape From It's a Wonderful Life. She also played Andy Richter's little sister Stacy on Late Night with Conan O'Brien. In 1998,... See All

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