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Natasha Leggero

Natasha Leggero at ComicCon.
Born (1974-03-26) March 26, 1974 (age 42)[1]
Rockford, Illinois, U.S.
Alma mater Stella Adler Conservatory
Hunter College
Occupation Actress, comedian
Years active 2000–present
Spouse(s) Moshe Kasher (m. 2015)
Website natashaleggero.com

If you look at NBC, two of their most successful shows – '30 Rock' and 'Parks And Rec' – are written by women, produced by women, and I think that's the future. Women are the new men.
Natasha Leggero
I'm not 'one of the guys.' I don't want to pretend to be one on stage. I'm not going to dress like a guy or carry myself like one.
Natasha Leggero
I grew up as a child actress, not a child star. I was an actress – big difference.
Natasha Leggero
The corporations are shoving just the worst music down everybody's throats, and I think the result of that is that nobody has any taste. They have no bar as to what is good.
Natasha Leggero
I do think people are definitely sick of the Kardashians.
The women's movement ruined a permanent vacation.
I don't think I ever wore pants on 'Reno 911!' and I was on it about five times.
Natasha Leggero
In L.A., you tend to see a lot of people do very bizarre things. I love it.
Natasha Leggero
There are some die-hard 'Chelsea Lately' fans, and that's where the majority of my fans come from. Chelsea is really helping make comedy audiences hipper and edgier.
Natasha Leggero
I was very lucky when I started doing comedy because I hadn't seen much stand-up. I just got up on stage and did it without thinking.
Natasha Leggero
For comedians, we're all kind of tweeting our thoughts instead of spending time developing them. You can gauge how good a joke might be by how many times it gets retweeted, but it takes discipline to go back through the tweets and then develop jokes from them.
Natasha Leggero
My friends who have babies can't do anything. You can't go out at night. Having a baby is like a DUI from the universe.
Natasha Leggero
I was raised Catholic in Rockford, Illinois. But I'm not a practicing Catholic anymore. Oh God, no.
Natasha Leggero
In general, comedians are attracted to vice.
I always wanted so much glamour in my life, so I have always been obsessed with class, and from dating a few people who were from old money and a few from new money in my 20s, I just sort of became obsessed with this idea of clueless rich people.
Natasha Leggero
Doing TV is great, but TV is for starring on, not for watching.
When I was 23, I moved to Australia to be with this 43-year-old con artist I fell in love with.
Natasha Leggero
My comedy isn't about being attractive – it's about how the bar of dumb seems so low right now, and I desperately want to raise the bar of dumb just a tiny bit.
Natasha Leggero
I have friends who say, 'You just can't understand what it's like to be a mother until you're a mother.'
Natasha Leggero
Comedy is just one of the many professions that women are taking over.
The chasm between rich and poor is becoming larger, and I think it's interesting terrain to talk about and expose.
Natasha Leggero
You can always tell an actor by the bored look in their eye whenever someone else is talking.
Natasha Leggero
Often when you are starting out in comedy, you will find that people will laugh at the things you didn't think were funny. It's important to pay attention also to what people are laughing at when you are just talking in regular conversation. Often that is when you are truly being yourself.
Natasha Leggero
Anything you can do to get more people to come to your live shows is good, because that's where you can really do what you do. Everyone's on the same page, and you don't have to win strangers over as much.
Natasha Leggero
There's something grounded about 'Ugly Americans,' so I think it's good that I'm playing a version of myself in these elevated cartoon circumstances.
Natasha Leggero
Pop culture, it's crazy. There's all this violence in video games. In 'Call of Duty,' people are literally just blowing other people up. Hey, let's protect your country from your couch while eating your sandwich.
Natasha Leggero
Coming from the Midwest, I didn't know about stand-up as an art. I just thought stand-up comedians were old men in suits talking about their wives.
Natasha Leggero
I love hard punch lines, and I like anything that has a strong point of view.
Natasha Leggero
Guys should not be allowed to use the Internet all day long. So sad.
What's great about stand-up is that you can say whatever you want and go around the country, and sometimes the world, and work on it and see how people react. You don't need Standards & Practices or notes from lawyers or producers to tell you what's funny.
Natasha Leggero
My dream part would be to play Mitt Romney's sarcastic black maid. We could call it 'Mammy & Me.'
Natasha Leggero
Neil Hamburger writes such cutting jokes.