Vanessa Bayer is an American actress and comedian. Her career began in the late 2000s with her debut in the movie Off the Cuff. In the 2010s, she got her break after joining the regular cast of the long-running sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live. For her work here, she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. While on the show, she landed supporting roles in such movies as Trainwreck, Carrie Pilby, and Office Christmas Party. She next had a role in the movie The Polka King. This year, she starred in the movie Ibiza. She also appeared as Dr. Jill Stein-Awesome-Kaplan in 4 episodes of the show The Awesomes.