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Ellie Kemper


Ellie Kemper, born Elizabeth Claire Kemper on May 2, 1980, is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She is best-known for her role as "Erin Hannon" in the NBC series, The Office (2005), as well as her supporting roles in the films, Bridesmaids (2011) and 21 Jump Street (2012)). She plays the title role in the Netflix comedy series, ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

21 Jump Street
21 Jump Street Ms. Griggs
(2012)
The Office
The Office Erin Hannon
(2009-2013)
Bridesmaids
Bridesmaids Becca
(2011)
Sex Tape
Sex Tape Tess
(2014)

Filmography

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 2013-2016 Sofia the First (TV Series)
Crackle
- Bad Little Dragon (2016) ... Crackle (voice)
- All the Sprite Moves (2015) ... Crackle (voice)
- The Leafsong Festival (2015) ... Crackle (voice)
- Scrambled Pets (2014) ... Crackle (voice)
- Finding Clover (2013) ... Crackle (voice)
 2016 Animals. (TV Series)
Princess
- Dogs (2016) ... Princess (voice)
 2015 Critical Hit! (TV Movie)
Bandit Leader
 2015 Drunk History (TV Series)
Nellie Bly
- Journalism (2015) ... Nellie Bly
 2015 Conan (TV Series)
Rachel the Intern (segment "The Flaming C: Episode 2") / Rachel the Intern (segment "The Flaming C")
- Ice-T and Coco/Jimmy Pardo (2015) ... Rachel the Intern (segment "The Flaming C: Episode 2") (voice)
- The Stars of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) ... Rachel the Intern (segment "The Flaming C") (voice)
 2015 The Flaming C (TV Mini-Series)
Rachel the Intern
- Episode 2 (2015) ... Rachel the Intern (voice)
- Episode 1 (2015) ... Rachel the Intern (voice)
 2015 We Bare Bears (TV Series)
Produce Lucy
- Panda's Date (2015) ... Produce Lucy
 2014/I The Nobodies (Short)
Julie
 2009-2014 UCB Comedy Originals (TV Series)
- Checkmates (2009)
 2014 Sex Tape
Tess
 2014 TripTank (TV Series)
Homeless Lady / Hula Girl
- The Green (2014) ... Homeless Lady (voice)
- Game Over (2014) ... Hula Girl (voice)
 2014 American Dad! (TV Series)
Jenna
- Introducing the Naughty Stewardesses (2014) ... Jenna (voice)
 2014 They Came Together
Karen
 2014 Laggies
Allison
 2012-2013 The Mindy Project (TV Series)
Heather
- You've Got Sext (2013) ... Heather
- Danny's Friend (2013) ... Heather
 2009-2013 The Office (TV Series)
Erin Hannon
- Finale (2013) ... Erin Hannon
- A.A.R.M. (2013) ... Erin Hannon
- Stairmageddon (2013) ... Erin Hannon
 2013 Identity Thief
Truck-Stop Server (uncredited)
 2013 Brenda Forever (TV Movie)
Brenda Miller
 2012 Rich Girl Problems (Short)
Lucretia
 2012 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Kendra / Female Passenger
- Crushed by a Steamroller on My 53rd Birthday (2012) ... Kendra / Female Passenger (voice)
 2012 NTSF:SD:SUV (TV Series)
Fitzpatrick
- Whack-a-Mole (2012) ... Fitzpatrick
 2011 Home for Actresses (Video short)
Ellie
 2011/I Bridesmaids
Becca
 2010 Somewhere
Claire
 2010 Get Him to the Greek
Pinnacle Executive
 2009-2010 Important Things with Demetri Martin (TV Series)
Allison / Felicia
- 2 (2010) ... Allison
- Games (2009) ... Felicia
 2009 Raaaaaaaandy! (TV Series short)
 2009 Cayman Went
Girl in Bar
 2009 Checkmates (Short)
 2007-2008 Mister Glasses (TV Series short)
Kitty
- Episode #1.5 (2008) ... Kitty
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Kitty
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Kitty
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Kitty
- The Cocktail Party (2007) ... Kitty
 2007 Sell Outs (TV Short)
 2007/IV Blind Date (Short)
Woman on Date
 2007 Redeeming Rainbow (TV Movie)
Shelly
 2007 We Are Internet Millionaires (TV Short)
 2006 Sexual Intercourse: American Style (TV Series short)
Cindy
- November (2006) ... Cindy (credit only)
- The Wine Cellar (2006) ... Cindy
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Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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I wrote comedy sketches in college. See more »

Trivia:

Auditioned for a role in Parks and Recreation (2009), a comedy series launched by the creators of The Office (2005). She did not receive the part, but received a call back to audition for a supporting role in "The Office" as Erin Hannon, a receptionist/secretary who replaced the character of Pam Beesly Halpert when Pam left Dunder Mifflin to join the Michael Scott Paper Co. Kemper was cast in the... See more »

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