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 # 782

“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.


Hollywood Hotties Gather for Variety's 5th Annual Power Of Women Luncheon

Posted Friday October 4, 2013 3:50 PM GMT

Stepping out for Variety’s 5th Annual Power of Women Luncheon, Hollywood’s hottest ladies stepped into the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons hotel in Beverly Hills, CA on Friday (October 5).


Amy Poehler & Jon Hamm: Emmy Losers/Charity Winners!

Posted Monday September 23, 2013 2:45 PM GMT

While not every celebrity walked away with a trophy after the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards last night (September 22), the Worldwide Orphans charity won big thanks to a pair of stars.