Amy Sedaris

1961 - Today

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Amy Louise Sedaris (; born March 29, 1961) is an American actress, comedian, and writer. Her breakout role came as Jerri Blank in the Comedy Central comedy series Strangers with Candy (1999–2000) and the prequel film Strangers with Candy (2005), which she also wrote. Sedaris appeared as Hurshe Heartshe in the Adult Swim comedy series The Heart, She Holler (2013–2014), as Princess Carolyn in the Netflix animated comedy series BoJack Horseman (2014–2020), and as Mimi Kanasis in the Netflix sitcom Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015–2020). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amy Sedaris has received more than 5,359,724 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 32 in 2019). Amy Sedaris is the 58th most popular comedian (down from 56th in 2019), the 9,383rd most popular biography from United States (down from 7,491st in 2019) and the 49th most popular American Comedian.

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  • 5.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among comedians, Amy Sedaris ranks 58 out of 90Before her are Patton Oswalt, Bill Hicks, Amy Poehler, David Cross, Cedric the Entertainer, and Stephen Merchant. After her are Fred Armisen, Jeff Dunham, Dave Chappelle, Janeane Garofalo, Jemaine Clement, and Nick Offerman.

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Among people born in 1961, Amy Sedaris ranks 367Before her are Kent Nielsen, Sergei Gorlukovich, Andrés Calamaro, Steve McClaren, Masaaki Mori, and Lolita Davidovich. After her are Sugao Kambe, Jurga Ivanauskaitė, Yahiro Kazama, Tatiana de Rosnay, Randy Spears, and José Manuel Ochotorena.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Amy Sedaris ranks 9,383 out of 15,968Before her are Gene Okerlund (1942), Tim Kring (1957), Dorothy Hamill (1956), Andrea Leeds (1914), David Anders (1981), and Charles Eastman (1858). After her are Lindsey Morgan (1990), Yakima Canutt (1895), Dale Crover (1967), Arthur L. Newton (1883), Rick Ross (1976), and Charles B. Cory (1857).

Among COMEDIANS In United States

Among comedians born in United States, Amy Sedaris ranks 49Before her are Jordan Peele (1979), Patton Oswalt (1969), Bill Hicks (1961), Amy Poehler (1971), David Cross (1964), and Cedric the Entertainer (1964). After her are Fred Armisen (1966), Jeff Dunham (1962), Dave Chappelle (1973), Janeane Garofalo (1964), Nick Offerman (1970), and Dax Shepard (1975).

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