Amy Poehler Has a Beautiful (Imaginary) Friendship with Bette Midler

Amy Poehler was a guest speaker at Bette Midler's New York Restoration Project's 13th Annual Spring Picnic on Sunday evening and, during her speech, remarked on her decades-long friendship with the hostess. Turns out that she and Midler have been best friends since the late '70s...but only in Poehler's imagination. » 6/02/14 1:40pm 6/02/14 1:40pm

Fey and Poehler Have Thoughts On Being the Only Women at This Roast

Dream team Tina Fey and Amy Poehler were the only two female comedians to be included in cable network Spike's upcoming tribute to legendary comedian Don Rickles. The pair had some thoughts on this and (if this preview is any indication) expressed them with quips so sharp that they cut the whole room down. » 5/22/14 4:45pm 5/22/14 4:45pm

Watch Michelle Obama Surprise Leslie Knope on Parks and Rec

Last night's Parks and Recreation — the season six finale — was Councilman Jamm-packed with special guest appearances. Jeff Tweedy, Yo La Tengo, The Decemberists, Tammy 2, Jean-Ralphio and Mona-Lisa Saperstein all stopped by, but most exciting of all (for Amy Poehler's Leslie Knope, at least) was an appearance by… » 4/25/14 10:40am 4/25/14 10:40am

Top 10 Women Who Could Replace David Letterman

Big news on the late night front: David Letterman is retiring in 2015. Big news! That means a coveted and rare spot is opening up in the dude party that is late night TV. Could it be that the time has finally come to let a woman sit behind a desk and ask guests questions about movies they're promoting on shows that… » 4/03/14 6:00pm 4/03/14 6:00pm

Amy Poehler's Old Navy Ad Outtakes Are Better Than the Ad Itself

Like Backstreet Boys and Boys II Men before her, Amy Poehler has become an official spokesperson for Old Navy. Her ad — which is now airing on television — is charming and funny, much like Poehler herself. That said, is it enough? Of course, it's not and because of that, Old Navy has been nice enough to release the… » 3/07/14 4:15pm 3/07/14 4:15pm

Please Stop Asking Amy Poehler How She Juggles It All

If there's one question that female actors (especially the ones who are mothers) get all the time, it's "How do you manage it all?" The answer almost always is that they don't manage it all. In fact, they — like the rest of us — manage a little bit at a time. And they have nannies. Lots and lots of nannies. Amy… » 2/07/14 12:40pm 2/07/14 12:40pm

Stefon's Appearance on Seth Meyers’s Last Weekend Update Was Bittersweet

Seth Meyers gave his final Weekend Update last night. It was sad, and there were a couple of times when everyone almost lost control and cried on live television. That didn't happen, though, and we can probably thank the sudden appearances of Amy Poehler, Andy Samberg, Fred Armisen, and Stefon for bringing some levity… » 2/02/14 12:00pm 2/02/14 12:00pm