Celebrities From Boston

Amy Poehler

Burlington native Poehler first got involved in sketch comedy during her years at Boston College, where she was a member of the comedy troupe My Mother's Flea Bag. "Her aunt gave her a high-school graduation card that said, "I'll see you on Saturday Night Live." It was a big joke then," the Parks and Recreation star's father, Bill, once recalled to the Wall Street Journal. "But lo and behold, 10 years later, there she was."

ADVERTISEMENT

Inside Us Weekly

comments powered by Disqus