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Natasha Leggero            

Actress & Stand-Up Comedian

Natasha Leggero is an accomplished actress, writer and stand-up comedian who has garnered attention across film, television and the web.

Leggero has built her body of work with numerous roles on prominent television series including NBC’s Community, FX’s It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Arrested Development, Comedy Central’s Reno 911, Drunk History and Key and Peele, ABC’s Suburgatory, the sketch comedy Comedy Bang! Bang!, Chelsea Lately, and The Tonight Show, among many others.

In addition, Leggero’s voice can be heard on multiple animated series such as Comedy Central’s Ugly Americans and Brickleberry, and The Life and Times of Tim on HBO, as well as Aqua Teen Hunger Force and China, IL for the Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim.

Stemming from her breakout appearance on the Comedy Central Roast of James Franco, Leggero was lauded as a standout roaster on the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber, which aired in March of 2015. In August of 2015, Comedy Central also aired her first one-hour special Natasha Leggero: Live at Bimbo’s. The actress has also appeared in an episodes for NBC’s Marry Me and the hit show Modern Family.

On the big screen, Leggero starred in two comedy films, including Neighbors alongside Seth Rogen and Let’s Be Cops opposite Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans, Jr. She also had a role in the 2009 romantic comedy He’s Just Not That Into You. In 2012, the actress was featured in the Emmy-nominated web series Burning Love. Produced by Ben Stiller, the scripted series parodies the popular reality television shows The Bachelor and The Bachelorette.

Alongside Riki Lindhome, she co-created, wrote, produced and starred as Lillian Bellacourt in the Comedy Central series, Another Period.

Born in Rockford, Illinois, Leggero first began acting when she was 10 years old. She moved to New York City after high school where she studied at the Stella Adler Conservatory and received her B.A. in theater criticism from Hunter College. She currently resides in Los Angeles.

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Visiting Comic: Natasha Leggero at Caroline's

The comedian talks about "training to be a working actor in the 17th century" and the differences between New York and L.A. comics.

Converting for the Jokes

I make a lot of jokes about the Holocaust. It’s something I’ve done my entire life, a sort of evolutionary protective response to the existential sense of dread I felt as a child every time I passed the rough-hewn iron sculpture that served as the Holocaust Memorial at our local JCC. And I’ve gotten really good at it over the years.

Natasha Leggero thinks Philly fans are sophisticated, has clearly never been to an Eagles game

Comedian Natasha Leggero is having a pretty good year. She's starring on two TV shows - Showtime's Dice, as the long-suffering girlfriend of comedian Andrew Dice Clay, and Another Period, her Comedy Central satire of celebrity culture where she's a member of a Downton Abbey-style family by way of the Kardashians....

Four Questions for Natasha Leggero

The last 16 months Natasha Leggero’s career has been anything but “another period.” They’ve been more of a Gold Rush. She appeared on the Roast of Justin Bieber, where she took down three other roasters with a right-hook-punch of a joke. She gave an uproariously funny performance during her Comedy Central standup special ...

Natasha Leggero To Star In CBS Comedy Pilot 'Broke' – Deadline

Natasha Leggero (Another Period) is set as the third co-lead opposite Jaime Camil and Pauley Perrette in the multi-camera comedy pilot Broke.

Comedy Starring Natasha Leggero In Works At CBS With Morgan ...

CBS is developing Rachet, a multi-camera comedy from Another Period co- creator Natasha Leggero, who also is attached to star, and Morgan Murphy (Two  ...

As a new parent, "Another Period" star Natasha Leggero has hit the ...

There was a time not long ago when comedian Natasha Leggero saw motherhood as an avoidable mistake. “I had a joke that having a baby is like having a DUI ...

Natasha Leggero and Moshe Kasher on Roasting Couples for ...

Comedic couple Natasha Leggero and Moshe Kasher sat down with The Hollywood Reporter In Studio to discuss their three-part 'The Honeymoon Stand- Up ...

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