Amy Poehler is an actress, comedian, writer, director and producer from America. She made huge success with the project that started when she was studying in Chicago “Upright Citizens Brigade”. Keep reading to know more about Amy Poehler’s net worth in 2018.
Amy Poehler Early Life
Amy Poehler was born on September 16, 1971 in Newton city in Massachusetts, United States. Her father William Poehler and her mother Eileen Poehler are both teachers. Amy Poehler has 1 brother, his name is Greg Poehler, he was born in 1974 and he’s currently an actor, producer, comedian and writer.
Amy Poehler was grown around Burlington town in Massachusetts. She finished her schooling from the Burlington High School and she graduated in 1993 with a bachelor’s degree in communications and media from the Boston College. Then, Amy Poehler studied at The Second City and at the iO Theater which was named ImprovOlympic, both in Chicago.
Amy Poehler was married to the Canadian – American actor and comedian Will Arnett. They got married in 2003, separated by the end of 2012 and their divorce was finalized in 2016. Amy and Will are the parents of 2 sons, Abel Arnett and Archie Arnett “Archibald William Emerson Arnett”. She also had a relationship with the actor and comedian Nick Kroll.
In 2017, news and rumors say that Amy Poehler dated the lawyer Benjamin Graf, actor and musician John Stamos, and actor Chris Pratt.
Amy Poehler Career, Awards & Achievement
Amy Poehler began succeeding in her career in 1998 with the sketch comedy TV show “Upright Citizens Brigade” that its idea came from her studying time in Chicago. In the same year, she made her debut movie acting in a comedy movie titled “Tomorrow Night”.
In 2001, Amy Poehler started growing more popularity with “Saturday Night Live”, and her role and performance in the show contributed a lot to her career. The most popular series that she earned a lot of awards for is the political comedy “Parks and Recreation”, which she is one of its producers and starred in for 7 seasons from 2009 – 2015. Amy Poehler worked in many high grossing movies such as the comedy “Sisters”, and the animated comedy drama movie “Inside Out” which she voice acted in.
Amy Poehler 2018 – 2019 work including a competition show which she is the co-host of along with Nick Offerman, an untitled series by Netflix which she works on with Leslye Headland and Natasha Lyonne, and 2 documentaries titled “Love Gilda” and “Underground Comedy”.
Awards & Achievements
Amy Poehler has received numerous award nominations and winnings. For “Parks and Recreation”, she won a total of 8 awards including The Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy, American Comedy Award for Best Comedy Actress – TV, Critics’ Choice TV Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series, 4 Gold Derby TV Awards for Comedy Lead Actress, Gracie Award for Outstanding Female Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series.
For her performance in “Saturday Night Live”, Amy Poehler won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress – Comedy Series, 2 Gold Derby TV Awards Variety Performer, and the OFTA Television Award for Best Host or Performer in a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Series.
Net Worth of Amy Poehler
The estimated net worth of the actress, comedian, writer, director and producer Amy Poehler is set to $30 million. She made her 10s of millions from the TV movies and series she worked in. Amy Poehler estimated salary per episode is $200 thousand. She worked in many high grossing movies and the animated “Inside Out” could be the highest as it grossed more than $857 million at the box office.
Amy Poehler is one of the greatest comedians and actresses of all time. Her most successful and notable work was in “Saturday Night Live”, and “Parks and Recreation” which she’s also one of its producers. Amy Poehler was married to Will Arnett and they are the parents of 2 children.