Amy Poehler thirdbanner
X

Please provide your details and we'll get in touch within 24 hours

  • Check Speaker Availability

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Amy Poehler Speaker

Amy Poehler

California, USA
Check Speaker Availability

Comedian and Actress, "Saturday Night Live" (2001-08)

Star of feature films, "Mean Girls" (2004), and "Baby Mama" (2008)

Star of NBC sitcom, "Parks and Recreation" (present)

Amy Poehler got her big break when she was hired as a featured performer on “Saturday Night Live.” Amy Poehler debuted in September 2001, appearing in the first “SNL” show to air after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. She was promoted from featured player to full cast member midway through her first season, becoming the first woman and only the third person ever (after Harry Shearer and Eddie Murphy) to do so. When Jimmy Fallon left the show in 2004, Poehler joined Tina Fey as a co-anchor of Weekend Update.

In 2004, Poehler starred in the film “Mean Girls,” famously playing the surgically-enhanced “cool mom” of Rachel McAdams’ character. In 2008, Poehler and Fey teamed up to star in “Baby Mama,” where Poehler plays a surrogate mother carrying a child for an uptight Fey.

Poehler had one of her busiest years on “SNL” portraying Hillary Clinton in a series of skits about the 2008 election. When John McCain announced Sarah Palin as his running mate, Poehler performed alongside Fey’s spot-on impression of the nominee. When the real Sarah Palin appeared on the show, a nine-months-pregnant Poehler performed a gangster rap about the Alaska governor while Palin swayed to the beat beside her.

Poehler left “SNL” in December 2008 but returned immediately to television with “Parks and Recreation,” playing an over-eager bureaucrat in a fictional Midwestern town. She also launched a Web series called “Smart Girls at the Party,” featuring interviews with “girls who are changing the world by being themselves.”

Poehler has become one of television’s top comediennes with the success of her sitcom “Parks and Recreation.” For her work on the show, she has received several Emmy nominations as an actress, writer and producer. Poehler is also set to appear on the big screen with “Parks and Recreation” co-star Adam Scott in the upcoming comedy “A.C.O.D.”

Our Comment

"Amy Poehler's keynote presentations offer humorous yet thoughtful advice. Amy has been successful in the entertainment world. She advocates for taking risks and making big choices early in life. Poehler's presentations are entertaining and humorous, while also giving helpful advice. "

get in touch

We’re here to help.

If you can’t find the right speaker you need, or would like speaker ideas tailored to your event,

talk to us on the details below.

For UK, Europe and general enquiries, please contact

Rob Higgins

+44 207 293 0864

For US enquiries,

please contact

Ellis Trevor

+1 516 6581608

For Middle East, Asia & international enquiries

please contact

Raleigh Addington

+852 5819 2227