Amy Poehler is an Amercian actress, director, producer, comedian, and writer and she is also the founder of Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. She is famous among people for doing comedy roles and has given her best in the acting field. She has various won many awards and nominations for her roles in various television series which she has done till now. In this article, you can know about the net worth of Amy Poehler in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
She was born on 16th September 1971 in Newton, Massachusetts. Her parents are school teachers who names are Eileen and William Poehler. Her brother is an actor and producer. She spent her childhood near Burlington, and she was raised as a Catholic from her childhood.
She has completed her graduation from Burlington High School in 1989. When she went to Boston College, then she became a member of the improv comedy troupe. She did her bachelor’s degree in media and communications from Boston College in the year 1993, and then she moved to Chicago. She has also studied with Tina Frey and Del Close.
Amy Poehler got married to actor Will Arnett on 29th August in the year 2003. Both of them also played various roles together in series and films. Both of them have two sons named Archie and Abel. On 6th September 2012, both of them announced that they are separating from each other. Arnett filed a divorce on 8th April in the year 2014, and it got finalized on 29th July in the year 2016.
Career, Awards & Nominations
She founded group Upright Citizens Brigade along with Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh. She moves to New York City in the year 1996, and then her grouped scored a TV gig. In the year 1998, Comedy Central launched the group’s comedy series. During 2001-2002 season of Saturday Night Live, she joined the cast of it. She has also co-anchored Weekend Update along with Tina Frey, and Amy replaced Jimmy Fallon.
She has won Power of Comedy Award, Best Actress in Comedy Series award and many more awards for her comedy roles in the series and movies. In the year 2008, she has been nominated for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress. She was nominated for many awards, but she wasn’t able to get award all the time. She has also featured in many films and has got her name in Time’s magazine, ‘100 most influential people in the world’.
Net Worth & Earnings
She has got a net worth of $30 million which she earns through her acting, writing, and direction. Amy Poehler is one of the best comedians of her time and she does the most excellent acting when it comes to comedy as her sense of humor is great. She has not only earned so much money with her acting and direction, but she has also won the hearts of millions. Though she hasn’t won any awards yet she would get awards in the future.
Amy Poehler is an outstanding comedy actor, and she has gained huge recognition with TV series. She has accumulated massive wealth with her acting and now looking forward to doing more significant roles for which people would know her for her whole life. She is an actress who can make herself unforgettable with her comedy and singing. She had a nice childhood with her both parents being school teachers. She had nice morals and values since the beginning, and it has led her to reach the door of success in just early years of her age.