Amy Poehler

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Uzo Aduba Tearful in Victory, Amy Poehler Hilarious in Defeat at the Emmys

Orange Is the New Black star Uzo Aduba gave a powerful, teary-eyed acceptance speech after winning the Emmy for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama […]

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Who’s Repping Massachusetts at the 2015 Emmy Awards?

The 67th Emmy Awards air this Sunday, September 20, with funnyman Andy Samberg hosting the festivities. While critics and fans (and, full disclosure, this reporter) […]

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Amy Poehler and Tina Fey Premiere Sisters Trailer on the Tonight Show

Comedy geniuses, ultimate partners-in-crime, and real-life best friends Amy Poehler and Tina Fey will fittingly play a pair of siblings in the upcoming comedy Sisters. It […]

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Pixar’s Inside Out Will Make You Cry

We have Pixar to thank for capturing so many youth lessons, don’t we? Seeing the good in monsters, and being your own superhero, and learning to, well,  […]

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53 Times Leslie Knope Was an Evident DGAF Empress

We all know Parks and Rec‘s Leslie Knope is incredibly whole-hearted and good at giving compliments, but because she’s Amy Poehler’s character, she’s got a lot […]

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Photos from Amy Poehler’s Hasty Pudding Woman of the Year Celebration

Hasty Pudding’s Woman of the Year Amy Poehler was put to the test at annual festivities on Thursday at Harvard, where Hasty Pudding Theatricals members challenged […]

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Amy Poehler and Tina Fey Slayed as Hosts at the Golden Globes

Awards season is in full swing, and last night’s 72nd annual Golden Globes didn’t let anybody down thanks to Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s stellar […]

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Amy Poehler Is Hasty Pudding’s Woman of the Year 2015

Every year, Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals—the oldest theater organization in the country—names a Woman of the Year and Man of the Year. Last year, they […]

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Roundup: Memoirs and Other Books by Boston Celebrities

In addition to being No-Shave November, this month is also National Novel Writing Month, a.k.a. NaNoWriMo, a.k.a. at least one of your friends on social media is posting progress […]

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EW’s Mean Girls Reunion Is a Great Excuse to Revisit Amy Poehler’s Cool Mom Scene

Not enough Poehler! That’s how I feel about EW’s reunion feature this week, which brings together great casts of movies past including Ghostbusters, Napoleon Dynamite, and […]

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Boston Has a Strong Turnout in People’s Choice Award Nominations

As most of us know, there are only three seasons that really matter around here, and those are winter, summer, and awards. The latter is […]

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Amy Poehler Brought Her A-Game to Her Book Talk in Boston

Amy Poehler—Burlington native, Parks and Rec leading lady, and now author of the best book on your bookshelf—blessed an intimate crowd in Boston with her […]

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Amy Poehler Voices Sunshine in ‘The Unbelievably Sweet Alpacas’

As we also learn in her forthcoming book, Yes Please, Amy Poehler reps the everywoman. She does not like snooty high-brow folks telling her she’s too […]

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In Yes Please, Amy Poehler Embraces Her Inner Masshole

Most of us like to think Amy Poehler comes off as a perfectly delightful person to interact with. She’s Leslie Knope, for goodness sakes! She literally plays […]

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Amy Poehler’s New Book Yes Please Completes Multiple Comedy Trifectas

In Pixar’s forthcoming animated movie Inside Out, Amy Poehler will voice the lead character of Joy, the literal embodiment of glee, cheer, and all things happy-go-lucky […]