Amy Poehler was a cast member of Saturday Night Live from 2001 until 2008.
Amy Poehler was a cast member of Saturday Night Live from 2001 until 2008. NBC Universal
Former Saturday Night Live cast member Amy Poehler was famous during the 2008 campaign season for her impersonation of Hillary Clinton. Since leaving SNL last fall, Poehler has joined a new comedy team, on the NBC series Parks and Recreation.
Poehler got her start studying improv at Chicago's Second City alongside SNL co-star Tina Fey. She has appeared in the films Mean Girls, Blades of Glory, Baby Mama and Monsters vs. Aliens.