- Sun Apr 10, 2016, 6:25 PM GMT
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' was the biggest winner of the night with three nods while 'Pitch Perfect 2' and 'Deadpool' picked up two each.READ MORE
Born in Newton, Massachusetts, Amy Poehler moved to Chicago to further her studies of improv. She later on joined the improvisational comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade alongside Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, and Matt Walsh. The foursome subsequently moved for New York in 1996 and was developed into an eponymous television show that aired on Comedy Central for three seasons.
Poehler joined the cast of "Saturday Night Live" in 2001 and simultaneously became a regular performer by Christmas break that same year. Delivering great performances on every show with her impersonations of famous celebrities, like Kelly Ripa and Sharon Osbourne, she became famous among viewers and soon had her own fan base. By 2004, she became the co-anchor of the "Weekend Update" sketch alongside Tina Fey, replacing Jimmy Fallon upon his departure from the show. During her period on "SNL" until 2008, Poehler has been nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress Primetime Emmy Awards for two times.
Favorite Film, Actor and Actress nominees revolve around 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens', 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' and the cast.READ MORE
The three funny ladies were joined by Gayle King, a gynecologist and nannies among others in the so-called 'post-apocalyptic video' skit.READ MORE
The 'Sisters' stars also shout random words and address their 'legal battle' as they promote their upcoming hosting gig in the December 19 episode of 'Saturday Night Live'.READ MORE
Fey and Poehler try to help troubled sisters Ilana Wexler and Abbi Abrams avoid charges on their long list of crimes.READ MORE