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Highest Rated: 100% Operator (2016)
Lowest Rated: 10% Slackers (2002)
Birthday: Not Available
Birthplace: Not Available
Parents are Liberian; her family is related to Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Planned to attend medical school, but changed her career path in 1996 when she participated in a local open-mic night. Made her TV debut on Moesha in 1997. Started a series of college comedy tours in 1998; received a nomination from Campus Activities Magazine for Female Comedian of the Year. Won Comedy Central's first Laugh Riots Stand-Up Competition in 1999. Cast as a recurring guest star on NBC's Parks and Recreation in 2009 before becoming a series regular in the show's third season.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
No Score Yet Where's the Money Roberta 2017
62% Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life Ida Stricker $20M 2016
85% Other People Nina $63.1K 2016
100% Operator Pauline 'Roger' Rogers 2016
71% Fracture Evidence Room Cop $39.1M 2007
23% Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star Sad Eye Sadie $22.8M 2003
10% Slackers Office Manager $4.9M 2002

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Pinky Malinky
2019
Voice
  • 2019
59% Good Girls
2018
Ruby Hill Ruby
  • 2019
  • 2018
No Score Yet The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
2014
Guest
  • 2018
No Score Yet Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen
2009
Guest
  • 2018
No Score Yet Late Night With Seth Meyers
2014
Guest
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2014
No Score Yet Harry
2016
Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce
2014-2018
Barbara
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet The Chew
2011
Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
Guest
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2013
100% The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore
2015-2016
Panelist
  • 2015
No Score Yet Hollywood Game Night
2013
Appearing
  • 2014
No Score Yet Drunk History
2013
Appearing
  • 2014
  • 2013
92% Parks and Recreation
2009-2015
Donna Meagle
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
Guest
  • 2013
No Score Yet Conan
2010
Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet Comedy Central Presents
1998-2011
Performer
  • 2004

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