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Overview (1)

Height 5' 9½" (1.77 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Janet Varney is a comedian, actor, writer and producer. In the animation world, she is lucky enough to be the voice of "Korra" on Nickelodeon's hit series, The Legend of Korra (2012), and she can currently be seen as "Becca" on the live action FX series, You're the Worst (2014). She also spent seven wonderful years hosting TBS's Dinner & a Movie (1996), recurred on HBO's Entourage (2004), was a series regular on the beloved E! and Yahoo series, Burning Love (2012) - seasons 1 and 3, and has made guest appearances on hit shows, including How I Met Your Mother (2005), Key and Peele (2012), Psych (2006), Bones (2005), on the panel of Chelsea Lately (2007) and @midnight (2013), as a regular producer and co-host on Huffpost Live (2012), and has appeared in films, such as Still Waiting... (2009), Drillbit Taylor (2008), and Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer (2011). Janet is the host of the popular Nerdist podcast, "The JV Club", and the co-founder, creative director, and producer of one of the largest and most acclaimed comedy festivals in North America, "SF Sketchfest: the San Francisco Comedy Festival", now in its 15th year.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Apostle Management

Trivia (5)

Graduated as salutatorian from Rincon High School in 1993; an alumna of San Francisco State University, where she majored in theater.
Was in a relationship with Chris Hardwick (2004-2011).
Born (as Janet Maureen Varney on February 16, 1976) and raised in Tucson, Arizona.
As a young adult, was diagnosed with depersonalization disorder.
Of English and Scottish descent.

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