Aubrey Plaza is an American actress and comedian. She is best known for playing April Ludgate on the TV show Parks and Recreation. She has also been in Dirty Grandpa, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, and Safety Not Guaranteed. Her acting career got started after getting known for her comedy and improv.
Aubrey was raised Catholic in a very religious Irish family. She however is now Agnostic and isn’t very religious. When she was younger she attended an all Catholic girls school from 4th to 12th grade. Even though she isn’t Catholic anymore she still absolutely loves celebrating Christmas. She has a large family so they usually celebrate religious holidays together.
Aubrey jokes that she doesn’t have time for hobbies since she loves working so much. She does really enjoy Christmas and getting into the Christmas spirit.
Aubrey is a Democrat and is supporting Hillary Clinton. She jokingly has offered to help coach her in the upcoming presidential debates. She is a strong supporter of LGBT rights and even defines herself as bisexual. She says she can’t help who she falls in love with and that gender doesn’t matter to her.
Aubrey grew up having a gay aunt, gay uncle, and a sister who was a lesbian. She always grew up thinking this was the norm and has also supported gay marriage. She herself is a bisexual.
Aubrey Plaza is currently dating Jeff Baena who is a writer and director. They started dating in 2011.
She was born on June 26, 1984. This means that she is a Cancer.
In 2004 while attending NYU, Aubrey suffered a stroke. She suffered temporary paralysis as well as expression aphasia. She was fortunate enough to fully recover from this.
Letterman, David (August 31, 2011), Interview