Name: Amy Poehler
Birth Name: 
Amy Meredith Poehler
Birth Date: 
September 16, 1971
Birth Place: 
Burlington, MA
Relationship Status: 
Married to Will Arnett
Celebrity Ranking # 196

Hollywood A-Listers Flock to GQ 2013 Men of the Year Fete

Posted Wednesday November 13, 2013 10:16 AM GMT

Making the most of an otherwise-ordinary Tuesday evening (November 12), the top stars of Tinseltown showed up at the GQ Men of the Year Party in Los Angeles.

Leading lads like Matthew McConaughey, Chace Crawford, and James Van Der Beek gave the ladies plenty to swoon over as they arrived at the Ebell Club.


NBC Sends “Parks and Recreation” on Hiatus

Posted Tuesday October 22, 2013 11:33 AM GMT

It’s one of the most beloved comedies on television today, so it’s curious that the NBC network has put “Parks and Recreation” on an immediate hiatus.

The Amy Poehler-starring program won’t be aired this week or for the next two weeks, and after returning for two weeks it will go back on the shelf until January.


“Parks and Recreation” Stars Celebrate 100th Episode

Posted Thursday October 17, 2013 3:05 PM GMT

What began as an off-shoot from “The Office” has become one of the most beloved series on television, and last night (October 16) the cast of “Parks and Recreation” had a huge party for the show’s 100th episode.

Leslie Knope herself, Amy Poehler, led the shindig at The NBC Universal Studio in Los Angeles, complete with a celebratory cake and waffles.


Amy Poehler & Tina Fey Sign On For Two More Golden Globes

Posted Tuesday October 15, 2013 10:07 AM GMT

They knocked it out of the park as hosts of the 2013 Golden Globe Awards, and now Amy Poehler and Tina Fey have agreed to team up for the next two years.

NBC honcho Paul Telegdy announced today (October 15), “Tina and Amy are two of the most talented comedic writer/performers in our business, and they were a major reason the Golden Globes was the most entertaining awards show of last season.”


Amy, Owen and Woody: "Free Birds" Premiere Pals

Posted Sunday October 13, 2013 3:50 PM GMT

Taking time out of their weekends to show off their latest work, Amy Poehler, Owen Wilson and Woody Harrelson showed up for the premiere of "Free Birds" on Sunday (October 13 in Hollywood.


Seth Meyers Wants Amy Poehler to Be his First Guest on "Late Night"

Posted Tuesday October 8, 2013 6:32 PM GMT

With the job of host already in the bag, Seth Meyers has a big decision as to who he'll choose for his first guest when he takes over "Late Night" next February.

In the latest issue of Gotham Magazine, the "SNL" cast member is interviewed by former Weekend Update co-anchor Amy Poehler.


Amy & Greg Poehler Team for “Welcome to Sweden”

Posted Tuesday October 8, 2013 4:33 PM GMT

It’s always great to keep it in the family, and Amy Poehler's younger brother Greg Poehler just sold his “Welcome to Sweden” series to the NBC Network.

According to a report, Mr. Poehler will star in the half-hour comedy series as well as cover the executive producing duties, along with his “Parks and Recreation” sister.


Amy Poehler: “There Are So Many Children in This World Who Have Nothing”

Posted Monday October 7, 2013 2:30 PM GMT

She’s an amazing actress and an even more impressive human being, and Amy Poehler is all about helping destitute kids around the globe.

The “Parks and Recreation” star attended Variety’s Power of Women Event over the weekend, where she was recognized for her efforts with the Worldwide Orphans Foundation.