In the contemporary time we may have some of the best actresses in the American industry, but hardly a comedian who can make people laugh just like the days of Chaplin and Keaton. Aubrey Christiana Plaza is an actress who is also recognized as a comedian in the industry. Plaza is known for her stupendous performance as April Ludgate in Parks and Recreation a sitcom by the NBC. Over the years she appeared in several other films and television where she got the due recognition from her audiences. Now, let’s take a look at the early life, career, achievements and net worth of Aubrey Plaza in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Aubrey Plaza was born on 26th June 1984 in Wilmington a city in Delaware. Both her parents were an attorney and a financial advisor. Plaza also has two younger sisters. Talking about her education Aubrey went to Ursuline Academy in the beginning and later to Tisch School of Fine arts. From a very early age she was interested in dramatics and participated in several drama leagues before making a presence in film and television.
Not much is known about Aubrey’s personal life, but she is in a relationship with Jeff Baena for a very long time and the couple is doing a live together in California. Apart from this there is hardly any more information available on Aubrey’s personal life or her relationships.
Career Awards & Nominations
Aubrey’s career had several transformations. She started by doing internships and also attended a 12 month fellowship program by NBC. In the earlier years she was an active participant in theatre shows and stand- up comedy programs like laugh factory. Do you remember the 2009 film Funny People? Aubrey made an appearance in it at an early stage of her career, and her screen presence was highly appreciated by the viewers. The sitcom Parks and Recreation played a vital role in her career as her viewers loved her character and later she gained her first universal recognition.
Aubrey was experiencing the best part of her career after the sitcom. The offers came to her like never imagined, and she did well in every work. Plaza’s work was mainly focussed on television, but in the 2012 film ‘Safety Not Guaranteed’ she was critically acclaimed by few popular critics in the United States. In the last few years she also got some good offers like she appearing in an episode of ‘Drunk history, Criminal minds in CBS etc. Talking about her latest initiative she is a part of the Legion series since 2017.
Talking about awards there are no such specific names that can be associated with her, but she is loved and preferred by universal audiences and even by the best directors of American film industry.
Net Worth & Earnings
In the contemporary years movie stars are mostly judged on their assets, but not on their ability to perform. The viewers always talks about a star who has a lot of assets, but hardly about a rising talent who may have got better potential. Therefore the net worth is important in every movie industry. Aubrey Plaza a rising star has an estimated net worth of $7.5 million. This is quite an early stage of her career, but in such a short span of time her net worth is justified based on the films and television shows she was associated with.
For the viewers who haven’t yet watched any of her work should start with the sitcom Parks and Recreation. This series will give all an idea as to how at such an early age Aubrey gave some brilliant performances. Be it films or television Plaza is a delight to watch on screen.