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Amy Poehler



Biography

Amy Poehler is on of America's most prominent  comedians and actresses. Gaining widespread attention for her tenure on Saturday Night Live, she was nominated in the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series category for the Emmy Award.  Among her film credits are Baby Mama, Mean Girls, Blades of Glory, Wet Hot American Summer, Envy, Shrek the Third, Mr. Woodcock, Horton Hears a Who, and Hamlet 2.  Poehler's eagerly awaitied upcoming projects include the film Spring Breakdown and the TV series Parks and Recreation.
Amy Poehler