Amy Sedaris

Amy Sedaris


3/29/1961, Endicott, New York, USA

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Amy Sedaris


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Amy Sedaris comes from a large Greek family (she has 2 brothers and 3 sisters). She grew up in North Carolina. She started a baking business with her mother, and then without much thought packed up and moved to Chicago. While there she began taking improvisational classes, and…more


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    • Amy: I hate playing pretty or sane people. Most people are not attractive or all there.

    • Amy (On Sarah Jessica Parker): Whenever I need something, like nut bowls, I call Sarah, and she's always so thankful that I'm not calling her for anything other than that... She's great, very small-town for such a big star.

    • Amy: I really don't like going out. I don't like restaurants because I don't like the idea of someone, a waitress, being responsible for my evening. I like seconds, and more, and lots of conversation, and I've always hated the idea that in a restaurant an evening just ends. I find that incredibly depressing.

    • Amy: More men than women like Strangers With Candy. Pretty girls don't like the show. They don't like to see an ugly lady.

    • Amy: Books are challenging and inspirational to me.

    • Amy: People who shop in health food stores never look healthy.

    • Amy (On her imaginary boyfriend): Ricky was stabbed 18 times. He was murdered, actually. And I live with the ghost of Ricky … He hasn't changed at all, he's very friendly.

    • Amy (On her pet rabbit, Dusty): I have always wanted a bunny and I'll always have a rabbit the rest of my life.