Amy Sedaris was born on 29th March 1961 in Endicott, New York, U.S. she is an American actress, author and comedienne.
Biography and Career:
Amy Sedaris was born in Endicott, New York, U.S. She is the daughter of Sharon and Lou Sedaris. She grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. Her father is a Greek Orthodox and mother was a Protestant.
She is the former member of a Chicago-based Second City and Annoyance Theatre comedy troupes. Her first television venture started in 1995 on the comedy show Exit 57 with Stephen Colbert and Paul Dinello. After 3 seasons the show was cancelled.
She played the role of Jerri Blank in the comedy series Strangers with Candy in 1999. She has also appeared as guest in series like Rescue Me, Monk, Wonder Showzen, Just Shoot Me!, Sex and the City
, My Name Is Earl, The Closer, and Sesame Street. She also hosted the series Film Fanatic on Trio.
She has appeared on talk shows like The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night With Conan O'Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Daily Show and The Colbert Report. In 14 years her first music video was Better Get to Livin in 2007. She has also done small roles in movies like Elf, School of Rock, Maid in Manhattan, Bewitched, Full Grown Men, Shrek the Third, and Chicken Little. She also acted in the 2006 film version of Strangers with Candy. She also played the role of principal Abby Hofman in Nickelodeon TV's Gym Teacher: The Movie directed by her Strangers with Candy co-star Paul Dinello in 2008.
She wrote the novel Wigfield along with Paul Dinello and Stephen Colbert and published in 2003. She also writes an advice column regularly for The Believer.
Birth name: Amy Sedaris
Height: 5' 1'' (1.56 m)
She was born on 29th March 1961 in Endicott, New York, U.S. She has a brother David Sedaris who is an author.
Why do we like Amy Sedaris?
We like Amy Sedaris because she is a good actress and writer.
Why is Amy Sedaris Famous?
She is famous for her roles as Jerri Blank in television series Strangers with Candy.
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