Ellie Kemper Biography – Ellie Kemper Wiki
Ellie Kemper born Elizabeth Claire Kemper, is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She played the receptionist Erin Hannon in the NBC comedy series The Office (2009–2013) and later the starring role in the Netflix comedy series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015–2019), for which she has received two nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. Kemper also appeared in the films Bridesmaids (2011) and 21 Jump Street (2012).
Ellie Kemper Age
She was born on May 2, 1980 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States.
Ellie Kemper Education
She attended Conway Elementary School in the affluent suburb of Ladue and high school at John Burroughs School, where she developed an interest in theater and improvisational comedy.
She attended Princeton University, graduating in 2002 with a degree in English. She subsequently studied English for a year at Oxford University. While attending Princeton, she was a member of Quipfire!, a renowned improvisational comedy group, and also the Princeton Triangle Club, a touring musical comedy theater troupe.
Ellie Kemper Husband
In 2012, Kemper became engaged to boyfriend Michael Koman, a writer whose credits include Saturday Night Live and Late Night with Conan O’Brien. The couple married on July 7, 2012.
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7 years ago today I made the biggest mistake of my life: getting married in New York City on the hottest day of the year. But I also made the best decision of my life bc the person I married was @michael.koman. Happy Anniversary, Bug! ❤️ (photo by @daverobbinsphotography)
Ellie Kemper Children
Kemper has a son, James Miller Koman, who was born in August 2016. On May 17, 2019, she revealed that she is pregnant with her second child.
Ellie Kemper Parents
She was born as the second of four children of Dorothy Ann “Dotty” (Jannarone) and David Woods Kemper.
Ellie Kemper Family
Her father David Woods Kemper was chairman & CEO of Commerce Bancshares, a bank holding company founded by the Kemper family. (Her paternal great-great-grandfather was banker William Thornton Kemper, Sr.). Her paternal grandmother is Mildred Lane Kemper, the namesake of the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at Washington University (St. Louis, Missouri), for which the family donated $5 million. Ellie’s maternal grandfather, John Robert Jannarone, was a brigadier general.
Ellie Kemper Sister
She is the older sister of television writer Carrie Kemper.
Ellie Kemper Net Worth
Ellie Kemper’s net worth is estimated to be about $4 million.
Ellie Kemper Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m).
Ellie Kemper Ethnicity
She is of Italian (from her maternal grandfather), German, English, Scottish, Danish, and Irish descent.
Ellie Kemper America’s Got Talent
In 2019, she appeared as a guest judge on season 14 of America’s Got Talent.
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Ellie Kemper Book
In 2018 she published her first book, My Squirrel Days.