Ellie Kemper was born on May 2, 1980 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. She developed an interest in improvisational comedy and theatre while in high school. One of her teachers was actor John Hamm.
She attended Princeton University where she continued her interest in improvisational comedy. In 2010, she landed a role in Sofia Coppola’s comedy-drama Somewhere. She followed it with another supporting role in the 2011 film Bridesmaids.
She then auditioned for a role in Parks and Recreation. She didn’t get the part, but landed the role of Erin Hannon in The Office instead.
Age in 2014: 34 (2 May 1980)
Height in Meters: 1.65m
Height in Centimeters: 165cm
Height in Feet: 5 Feet 5 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 57kg
Weight in Pounds: 125lbs
Body Measurement and Size: 34-24-34
Bra Size: 34B
Eye Color: Brown