Amy Poehler Biography

Published On Oct 23, 2015
Facts of Amy Poehler
Date of Birth: 1971 , September-16
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
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Amy Poehler was once married but she has already dissolved her married life. It is revealed that she was first involved in love affairs with Matt Besser. He is one of the famous actors from United States and he is also a comedian. They were romantically linked with each other during 1990s. After that she was found with Will Arnett. His full name is William Emerson "Will" Arnett and is one of the great actors from Canada. After seeing each other for few years, they decided to get married and they married on 29th of August 2003. They also had two sons together. But something went wrong in their married life, they decided to dissolve their married life in 2012 and they finally got divorced in 2014. After that she was found with Nick Kroll but recently it is claimed that they are not seeing each other anymore. She began her acting career since 1996 and during those days, she used to appear in television series. She is also one of the richest celebrities in the United States and her net worth is around $18 million.

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Born in Newton, Massachusetts

September 16 , 1971

Amy Poehler was from the upper middle class family born in Newton, Massachusetts, United States of America to Eileen Frances and William Grinstead Poehler. Both of her parents are high school teachers. She is an American and is of diverse descent.

Won Golden Globes, USA

2014

She has been nominated in Golden Globes, USA for three different times in her life and that was from the same category Best Performance by an Actress and also from her role in Parks and Recreation. She won this award in 2014. 

Won Critics Choice Television Awards

2012

Amy Poehler has also been honored with Critics Choice Television Awards once in her life and that was in 2012 for Best Actress in a Comedy Series. Till now she has been nominated in this award for four different times.

Won MTV Movie Awards

2009

Out of her four different nominations in MTV Movie Awards, she has been honored only once. In 2009, she was nominated in this award from two different nominations and that was in Best Comedic Performance and Best WTF Moment. She won this award from her later nominations. 

Won Online Film & Television Association

2003

Online Film & Television Association is also one of the prestigious awards in the acting world. She has been nominated in this award a dozen of time but she has been honored only once and that was for Best Host or Performer. 

Began dating Matt Besser

1995

It is revealed that she was first involved in love affairs with Matt Besser. He is one of the famous actors from United States and he is also a comedian. They were romantically linked with each other during 1990s.

Married to Will Arnett

August 29 , 2003

At the start of 2000 she was romantically linked with Will Arnett. His full name is William Emerson "Will" Arnett and is one of the great actors from Canada. After seeing each other for few years, they decided to get married and they married on 29th of August 2003. 

Filed for divorce

September 6 , 2012

Amy Poehler married Will Arnett in 2003 and she also had two children with him. But something went wrong in their married life, they decided to dissolve their married life in 2012 and they finally got divorced in 2014. 

Began dating Nick Kroll

2013

After she filed for divorce with her husband Will Arnett, she became linked with Nick Kroll. It seems like the reason for their separation was also extra marital affairs. Nick Kroll is also multi talented person like her; he is an actor, writer and also a producer. 

Broke up with Nick Kroll

2015

Recently in September, news came out that she is not seeing actor Nick Kroll any more. It is reveled that she has ended her two years her love affairs with him but the reason for their separation is not conformed. 

First child, Archie Arnett

October 25 , 2008

She became mother for the first time in 2008. She gave birth to her first child a son, Archie Arnett on 25th of October. The father of her child was her husband, Will Arnett. He was in good health when he was born. 

Second child, Abel Arnett

August 6 , 2010

After being married with Will Arnett she became mother of her two children with him. She gave birth to her second child in 2010 and that time it was also son and she named him Abel Arnett. He was of average weight and was also in good health. 

Joined Boston College

1989

She received her formal education from Burlington High School, she was also able to complete her education from there and she graduated from there in 1989. Soon after her graduation, she went to Boston College to pursue her bachelor’s degree. 

Began her acting career

1996

Amy Poehler dreamed of acting since her childhood days. While she was in her high school days she also took several acting classes. She began her acting career since 1996 and during those days, she used to appear in television series.