From SNL to Parks and Recreation, Amy Poehler is equal parts hilarious and prolific.
<p>Amy Poehler got her start on <em><a href="https://celebritypage.com/search/?q=Saturday+Day+Night+Live" target="_self">Saturday Night Live</a></em> in 2001, delivering laughs and nailing her impressions of <a href="https://celebritypage.com/live-with-kelly-and-ryan-and-the-view-are-back-in-the-studio-for-new-seasons" target="_blank">Kelly Ripa</a>, <a href="https://celebritypage.com/search/?q=clinton" target="_blank">Hillary Clinton</a> and Sharon Osbourne. In 2004, she became a co-anchor of <em>Weekend Update</em> with former <em>SNL</em> star Tina Fey and now <em>Late Night</em> host Seth Meyers. Poehler left the NBC series in 2008 and made a name for herself as comedian and actor, starring in films like <em>Inside Out</em>, <em>Baby Mama</em>, <em>The House </em>and more. Poehler has also produced several TV series, directed a film, and released a book. Not to mention her <a href="https://celebritypage.com/search/?q=Golden+Globe" target="_blank">Golden Globe</a> winning performance as Leslie Knope on <em><a href="https://celebritypage.com/search/?q=Parks+and+Recreation" target="_blank">Parks and Recreation</a></em>. </p><p>In honor of Poehler's birthday, we taking a look back at some of her most hilarious skits on <em>SNL.</em></p><p>Happy Birthday, Amy!</p>
<span style="display:block;position:relative;padding-top:56.25%;" class="rm-shortcode" data-rm-shortcode-id="7caa23b25e4e398daa69e3660bba3e5f"><iframe type="lazy-iframe" data-runner-src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/dQlgkq_EW64?rel=0" width="100%" height="auto" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" style="position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;"></iframe></span>
<p>In 2008 former Governor of Alaska Sarah Palin appeared on <em>SNL, </em>where Poehler unleashed her rapping skills on the mic about killing moose, the bridge to nowhere and her husband. The skit features backup Eskimos (<a href="https://celebritypage.com/search/?q=Andy+Samberg" target="_blank">Andy Samberg</a> and Fred Armisen) and <a href="https://celebritypage.com/search/?q=Jason+Sudeikis" target="_blank">Jason Sudekis</a> as her husband.</p>
KEEP READING Show less