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Amy Poehler on Getting into Comedy: If the Goal Is to Get Famous 'Then You're in Trouble'

Amy Poehler on Getting into Comedy: If the Goal Is to Get Famous 'Then You're in Trouble'

Originally posted 06/27/2015 06:25PM

In addition to the many lessons Amy Poehler shares in her memoir Yes Please, the comedien offered some words of wisdom to up-and-coming actors at the Upright Citizen Brigade's Del Close 17th Annual Marathon in New York City on Friday.

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From TIME: You Can Soon Buy Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Action Figures

From TIME: You Can Soon Buy Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Action Figures

Originally posted 05/28/2015 04:40PM

Because they are society's true superheroes

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From EW: Get a First Look at Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd in Netflix's Wet Hot American Summer | Netflix, Wet Hot American Summer, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper

Wet Hot American Summer

From EW: Get a First Look at Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd in Netflix's Wet Hot American Summer

Originally posted 05/22/2015 03:30PM

The much-anticipated prequel series to the 2001 big-screen comedy cult classic premieres July 31

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A Bill Murray Christmas Special Is Hitting Netflix and It Stars Basically Everybody Ever

Originally posted 05/22/2015 10:10AM

Netflix has just proved that it's never too early to start preparing for the holiday season.

The streaming service announced Friday that it's picking up A Very Murray Christmas, a special starring Bill Murray and written and directed by Sofia Coppola.

Paying homage to classic variety shows, the special follows Murray playing himself as he worries that no one will show up for his TV show thanks to a massive snowstorm in New York City.

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Why Mindy Kaling and Amy Poehler Cried While Working on Inside Out

Why Mindy Kaling and Amy Poehler Cried While Working on Inside Out

Originally posted 05/19/2015 02:40PM

Mindy Kaling and Amy Poehler felt a bit wrung out by the experience of making Inside Out – but in a good way.

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Mindy Kaling Shows Off Her Cannes 
Snapshots to PEOPLE: Check Out Her Photo Diary!

UpdatePosted 05/18/2015 03:10PM

Mindy Kaling Shows Off Her Cannes Snapshots to PEOPLE: Check Out Her Photo Diary!

Originally posted 05/18/2015 01:10PM

The Cannes film festival brings the dress drama (as usual) with looks from Karlie Kloss, Cate Blanchett and Emily Blunt. Subscribe now for instant access to over 60 can’t-miss looks, only in PEOPLE!

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Matthew! Cate! The Little Prince! What We Can't Wait to See at the Cannes Film Festival

Matthew! Cate! The Little Prince! What We Can't Wait to See at the Cannes Film Festival

Originally posted 05/13/2015 06:25PM

It's that time of year again, when the stars line the Croisette for the Cannes International Film Festival. This year promises to be bigger than ever, with high-wattage celebs including Matthew McConaughey, Cate Blanchett, Natalie Portman, Josh Brolin and Charlize Theron planning to show off their star power on the French Riviera. Even the jury is heavy with Hollywood insiders like Jake Gyllenhaal and Sienna Miller, while filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen serve as co-presidents. Here are 11 films the movie world will be buzzing about over their glasses of rosé.

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Inside Out's Phyllis Smith Talks Picking Up Pointers from Amy Poehler

Inside Out's Phyllis Smith Talks Picking Up Pointers from Amy Poehler

Originally posted 05/08/2015 02:40PM

Phyllis Smith may not have an Office anymore, but she sure does like her newest coworker: Amy Poehler.

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Amy Poehler: How an SNL Mistake Led to a Powerful Friendship | Amy Poehler

Amy Poehler: How a Saturday Night Live Mistake Led to a Powerful Friendship

Originally posted 05/07/2015 10:05PM

Amy Poehler learned the hard way that it's easy to make a bad first impression when your job is making fun of people.

The former Saturday Night Live star emphasized her "shame" over inadvertently mocking Anastasia and Alba Somoza, twins born with cerebral palsy, in an SNL skit from 2008.

Delivering a speech at Wednesday's Somoza Palooza, which honored the Somoza sisters and their family, Poehler admitted that the gaffe occurred when, "Without me quite knowing the correct context of what I was doing and saying, I ended up making a joke about a project that was based on her life ... and Anastasia was watching that night."

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From Jan Hooks to Kate McKinnon: Hillary on SNL (Video)

UpdatePosted 04/21/2015 07:00AM

Jan Hooks to Kate McKinnon: A History of Hillary Clinton Parodies on Saturday Night Live

Originally posted 04/20/2015 11:35AM

Though it remains to be seen if the reverse is true, Hillary Clinton has been good for Saturday Night Live.

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