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Cecily Strong

Cecily Legler Strong (born February 8, 1984) is an American actress and comedian who has been a cast member of Saturday Night Live since 2012. She was born in Springfield, Illinois, and was raised in Oak Park, Illinois, an inner ring suburb of Chicago.She is the daughter of Penelope and William "Bill" Strong, who worked as an Associated Press bureau chief and is now managing partner at a Chicago public relations firm.Strong's parents are divorced.Strong grew up adoring SNL as a child, reenacting sketches with her friend and watching old SNL commercials on VHS. "I had a tape of the best commercials, and I wore it out, every day." She has stated that she was inspired by Phil Hartman. She attended Oak Park and River Forest High School before transferring for her senior year to the Chicago Academy for the Arts, where she graduated in 2002.She then studied acting at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), graduating in 2006 with a BFA in theatre. After graduating from CalArts, Strong returned to Chicago, where she studied at the Second City Conservatory and iO Chicago. Description above from the Wikipedia article Cecily Strong, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Feb 8, 1984 In Springfield, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Plus One
Latest Project:
Series Schmigadoon 2021
Known For
Poster of Schmigadoon
Poster of I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson
Poster of Love, Gilda
Poster of Plus One
Series Schmigadoon 2021
Movie Plus One Summer 2021
Series I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson Brenda 2019-04-23
Movie Love, Gilda Herself 2018-04-18
Movie The Female Brain Zoe 2017-06-17
Movie Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs Herself 2017-11-18
Movie The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special 2017-10-28
Movie The Bronze Janice Townsend 2016-01-22
Movie The Boss Dana Dandridge 2016-04-07
Movie Ghostbusters Jennifer Lynch 2016-07-14
Movie The Meddler Jillian 2016-04-05
Movie Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special Herself 2015-02-15
Movie Staten Island Summer Mary Ellen 2015-06-30
Series Scream Queens Catherine Hobart 2015-09-22
Series The Simpsons Megan Matheston 1989-12-16
Series Saturday Night Live Herself - Various Characters 1975-10-11