Fast Facts

  • Started her comedic training at iO Chicago while in college.
  • Is an alum of Chicago's Second City improv troupe, where many other Saturday Night Live greats were discovered.
  • Made her SNL debut in the show's 38th season, along with Tim Robinson and Cecily Strong, who also hail from Chicago's comedy scene.
  • Her first impression on SNL was of CNN correspondent Candy Crowley, who moderated the second 2012 presidential debate.

Awards

  • 2014, Emmy — Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics: Nominee

College

  • Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois, United States (BA in Theater, 2009)

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Details

  • Birth Place: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
  • Birthday: May 7, 1987, Taurus
  • Profession: Comedian, Actor

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