These Saturday Night Live alumni went on to successful TV and film careers after leaving the popular NBC comedy sketch show
An alum of Chicago's Second City improv theater, Poehler was part of SNL's female-dominated era in the early to mid-2000s. In her seven years with the show, she co-anchored Weekend Update with Tina Fey, earned two Emmy nominations, and played former First Lady Hillary Clinton. Since leaving in 2008, she has had a successful career as the star of NBC's Parks and Recreation.
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