Jenny Slate

  • Birth Place: Milton, Massachusetts, United States
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Served as her high school's class president and valedictorian.
  • Co-hosted a free comedy show in Williamsburg for five years with Gabe Liedman and Max Silvestri.
  • Was fired from Saturday Night Live after only one season after using an expletive on the air.
  • Created a stop-motion short (with her then-husband) called Marcel the Shell with Shoes On in which she provides the voice for the title character.
  • Won the Grand Jury Prize at the 2011 New York International Children's Film Festival for Marcel the Shell.


  • 2015, Critics' Choice Movie Awards — Best Actress in a Comedy: Winner
  • 2015, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Female Lead: Nominee


  • Dean Fleischer-Camp — Husband (separated)
  • Nancy — Mother
  • Stacey — Sister
  • Ron Slate — Father
  • Chris Evans — Ex-significant Other
  • Abigail — Sister


  • Columbia University, New York, New York, United States (BA in English and Comparative Literature, 2004)

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