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    Short Description Of Amy Poehler

    Amy Poehler is an American actress, comedian, director, producer, voice artist, and writer. She is best remembered for performing as Leslie Knope in the NBC’s sitcom Parks and Recreation, for which she earned a Critics’ Choice Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series in 2012 and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Musical or Comedy Series in 2014. Poehler was a cast candidate on the NBC television series Saturday Night Live from 2001 to 2008.

    She is also prized for voicing Sally O’Malley from the Horton Hears a Who! movie adaption, Joy from Inside Out, Homily Clock from the American-English dub of The Secret World of Arrietty, and Bessie Higgenbottom in the 2008–2011 Nickelodeon series, The Mighty B!. An 18-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Amy earned 2016 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for Saturday Night Live. Amy has German, Irish, English, and Portuguese ancestry on her father’s side, while she is of Irish descent on her mother’s side. She belongs to the white ethnical background.

    She is the follower of Roman Catholic religion. She is the holder of American nationality. Amy is now 45 years old. She celebrates her birthday every September 16. Her sun sign is Virgo. She is the daughter of William Grinstead Poehler and Eileen Frances (née Milmore).

    Fact of Amy Poehler

    Full Name Amy Meredith Poehler
    Date of birth September 16, 1971
    Age 45
    Nickname Cool Cat Amy, Crazy Amy, Poehlercoaster
    Marital StatusMarried
    Birthplace Newton, Massachusetts, USA
    Ethnicity White
    Religion Roman Catholic
    Profession Actress, comedian, producer, writer, voice artist
    Active Year1996- Present
    Eye colourBlue
    Hair colour Blonde
    Nationality American
    Father William Grinstead Poehler
    Mother Eileen Frances (née Milmore) 
    Siblings Greg Poehler
    Spouse Will ArnettNick Kroll
    Height 5feet 2 inches
    Weight52 Kg
    Education  Burlington High School, Boston College, ImprovOlympic
    Online Presence N/A
    Children Archie (born October 2008) and Abel (born August 2010)
    Sun Sign Virgo
    Body Measurement 33-25-34 in or 84-63.5-87 cm
    Net Worth $ 18 million

    Early Life and Education

    Recalling her early life, the comedian first entered into this world to entertain the audience on September 16, 1971, in Newton, Massachusetts, the USA as Amy Meredith Poehler. Her father and mother worked as high school teacher. Her brother,  Greg Poehler, is a producer and actor. She grew up in nearby Burlington. She certified from Burlington High School in Burlington, Massachusetts in 1989. In 1993, Amy received a degree in media and communications from Boston College. She has also studied at ImprovOlympic.


    Poehler’s big break arrived when she was selected as a featured performer on Saturday Night Live. Poehler acted as Leslie Knope in the sitcom Parks and Recreation from 2009 to 2015. After 18 nominations, Poehler conclusively earned her first Emmy in September 2016. In December 2015, Poehler earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her participation in television.

    Personal Life

    Throwing some lights on her personal life, Amy has experienced married life. Poehler married actor Will Arnett on August 29, 2003. Together, Poehler and Arnett have two sons: Archie (born in October 2008) and Abel (born in August 2010). Poehler and Arnett declared on September 6, 2012, that they were departing. Arnett filed for divorce on April 8, 2014. The divorce was concluded on July 29, 2016. Poehler was doing a romance with actor Nick Kroll from 2013 to 2015. Poehler has a straight sexual orientation.


    Reviewing her body statistics, Poehler has the Wide smile and Full of energy as her distinctive features. She stands at the height of 5 ft 2 in or 157 cm. Amy is blessed with slim body figure with weight 52 kg or 115 pounds. She has blonde hair and blue eyes.Her body measurements:33-25-34 in or 84-63.5-87 cm.She has performed in Best Buy’s Super Bowl commercial. Amy has acted in Old Navy’s Pixie Pant commercial. She is not on social media.

    Net Worth

    She has a net worth $18 million.

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