Ellie Kemper

Elizabeth Claire "Ellie" Kemper (born May 2, 1980) is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She is best known for her role as Erin Hannon in the NBC series The Office, as well as her supporting roles in the films Bridesmaids and 21 Jump Street. She is currently attached to star in the upcoming NBC comedy Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, created by Tina Fey.

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Cayman Went (2009)

Cayman Went is the story of Josh Anders, a fading Hollywood underwater action star whose life takes on new meaning when he's forced to spend time with the eccentric, endearing inhabitants of Cayman Brac and their local dive community.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bobby Sheehan
CAST:  Michael Lombardi  •  Susan Misner  •  Jeffrey DeMunn  •  John Mainieri

Cayman Went is the story of Josh Anders, a fading Hollywood underwater action star whose life takes on new meaning when he's forced to spend time with the eccentric, endearing inhabitants of Cayman Brac and their local dive community.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bobby Sheehan
CAST:  Michael Lombardi  •  Susan Misner  •  Jeffrey DeMunn  •  John Mainieri

21 Jump Street (2012)

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In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are assigned to an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phil Lord  •  Christopher Miller
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Jonah Hill  •  Brie Larson  •  Ellie Kemper

In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are assigned to an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phil Lord  •  Christopher Miller
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Jonah Hill  •  Brie Larson  •  Ellie Kemper

Conan O'Brien Can't Stop (2011)

A documentary that follows the former Tonight Show. Filmed during Conan’s ”Legally Prohibited From Being Funny on Television” comedy tour, after his departure from the Tonight Show, takes viewers into an intimate journey of O’Brien’s life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodman Flender
CAST:  Conan O'Brien  •  Andy Richter  •  Jimmy Vivino  •  Scott Healy

A documentary that follows the former Tonight Show. Filmed during Conan’s ”Legally Prohibited From Being Funny on Television” comedy tour, after his departure from the Tonight Show, takes viewers into an intimate journey of O’Brien’s life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodman Flender
CAST:  Conan O'Brien  •  Andy Richter  •  Jimmy Vivino  •  Scott Healy

Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017)

In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in Smurf history.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kelly Asbury
CAST:  Demi Lovato  •  Rainn Wilson  •  Mandy Patinkin  •  Jack McBrayer

In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in Smurf history.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kelly Asbury
CAST:  Demi Lovato  •  Rainn Wilson  •  Mandy Patinkin  •  Jack McBrayer

Laggies (2014)

Overeducated and underemployed, 28 year old Megan is in the throes of a quarterlife crisis. Squarely into adulthood with no career prospects, no particular motivation to think about her future and no one to relate to, Megan is comfortable lagging a few steps behind ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lynn Shelton
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Chloë Grace Moretz  •  Ellie Kemper

Overeducated and underemployed, 28 year old Megan is in the throes of a quarterlife crisis. Squarely into adulthood with no career prospects, no particular motivation to think about her future and no one to relate to, Megan is comfortable lagging a few steps behind ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lynn Shelton
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Chloë Grace Moretz  •  Ellie Kemper

Sex Tape (2014)

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When Jay and Annie first got together, their romantic connection was intense – but ten years and two kids later, the flame of their love needs a spark. To kick things up a notch, they decide – why not? – to make a video of themselves trying out every position in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jake Kasdan
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Jason Segel  •  Rob Lowe  •  Ellie Kemper

When Jay and Annie first got together, their romantic connection was intense – but ten years and two kids later, the flame of their love needs a spark. To kick things up a notch, they decide – why not? – to make a video of themselves trying out every position in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jake Kasdan
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Jason Segel  •  Rob Lowe  •  Ellie Kemper

They Came Together (2014)

A small business owner is about to lose her shop to a major corporate development.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wain
CAST:  Cobie Smulders  •  Michael Shannon  •  Paul Rudd  •  Lynn Cohen

A small business owner is about to lose her shop to a major corporate development.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Wain
CAST:  Cobie Smulders  •  Michael Shannon  •  Paul Rudd  •  Lynn Cohen

Identity Thief (2013)

When a mild-mannered businessman learns his identity has been stolen, he hits the road in an attempt to foil the thief -- a trip that puts him in the path of a deceptively harmless-looking woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Seth Gordon
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Melissa McCarthy  •  Jon Favreau  •  Amanda Peet

When a mild-mannered businessman learns his identity has been stolen, he hits the road in an attempt to foil the thief -- a trip that puts him in the path of a deceptively harmless-looking woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Seth Gordon
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Melissa McCarthy  •  Jon Favreau  •  Amanda Peet

Bridesmaids (2011)

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Annie's life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillian's maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to get it perfect, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Feig
CAST:  Rose Byrne  •  Jon Hamm  •  Kristen Wiig  •  Melissa McCarthy

Annie's life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillian's maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to get it perfect, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Feig
CAST:  Rose Byrne  •  Jon Hamm  •  Kristen Wiig  •  Melissa McCarthy

Somewhere (2010)

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After withdrawing to the Chateau Marmont, a passionless Hollywood actor reexamines his life when his eleven-year-old daughter surprises him with a visit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sofia Coppola
CAST:  Stephen Dorff  •  Chris Pontius  •  Erin Wasson  •  Alexandra Williams

After withdrawing to the Chateau Marmont, a passionless Hollywood actor reexamines his life when his eleven-year-old daughter surprises him with a visit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sofia Coppola
CAST:  Stephen Dorff  •  Chris Pontius  •  Erin Wasson  •  Alexandra Williams

Get Him to the Greek (2010)

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Pinnacle records has the perfect plan to get their sinking company back on track: a comeback concert in LA featuring Aldous Snow, a fading rockstar who has dropped off the radar in recent years. Record company intern Aaron Green is faced with the monumental task of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicholas Stoller
CAST:  Jonah Hill  •  Russell Brand  •  Rose Byrne  •  Colm Meaney

Pinnacle records has the perfect plan to get their sinking company back on track: a comeback concert in LA featuring Aldous Snow, a fading rockstar who has dropped off the radar in recent years. Record company intern Aaron Green is faced with the monumental task of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicholas Stoller
CAST:  Jonah Hill  •  Russell Brand  •  Rose Byrne  •  Colm Meaney

Mystery Team (2009)

A group of former Encyclopedia Brown-style child-detectives struggle to solve an adult mystery.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Eckman
CAST:  Donald Glover  •  Aubrey Plaza  •  Dominic Dierkes  •  D.C. Pierson

A group of former Encyclopedia Brown-style child-detectives struggle to solve an adult mystery.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Eckman
CAST:  Donald Glover  •  Aubrey Plaza  •  Dominic Dierkes  •  D.C. Pierson

The Secret Life of Pets (2016)

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The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Renaud
CAST:  Louis C.K.  •  Eric Stonestreet  •  Kevin Hart  •  Jenny Slate

The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Renaud
CAST:  Louis C.K.  •  Eric Stonestreet  •  Kevin Hart  •  Jenny Slate

The Nobodies (2014)

The lonely husband of a famous female comedian strikes up an unlikely friendship with the neighborhood's sad-sack mailman, ultimately forming a successful, albeit unusual, musical collaboration that blends the line between fantasy and reality.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Bratman  •  Dusty Brown
CAST:  Ellie Kemper  •  Jack McBrayer  •  Tony Hale  •  Jim Gaffigan

The lonely husband of a famous female comedian strikes up an unlikely friendship with the neighborhood's sad-sack mailman, ultimately forming a successful, albeit unusual, musical collaboration that blends the line between fantasy and reality.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Bratman  •  Dusty Brown
CAST:  Ellie Kemper  •  Jack McBrayer  •  Tony Hale  •  Jim Gaffigan

Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs (2017)

Jon Stewart returns to television to host a live show presented from The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. Benefiting NEXT for Autism, the special features stand-up performances, sketches and short films.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Jon Stewart  •  Adam Sandler  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Steve Carell

Jon Stewart returns to television to host a live show presented from The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. Benefiting NEXT for Autism, the special features stand-up performances, sketches and short films.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Jon Stewart  •  Adam Sandler  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Steve Carell

The Lego Batman Movie (2017)

A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris McKay
CAST:  Will Arnett  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Michael Cera  •  Rosario Dawson

A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris McKay
CAST:  Will Arnett  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Michael Cera  •  Rosario Dawson

The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)

Max the terrier must cope with some major life changes when his owner gets married and has a baby. When the family takes a trip to the countryside, nervous Max has numerous run-ins with canine-intolerant cows, hostile foxes and a scary turkey. Luckily for Max, he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Renaud
CAST:  Patton Oswalt  •  Jenny Slate  •  Eric Stonestreet  •  Kevin Hart

Max the terrier must cope with some major life changes when his owner gets married and has a baby. When the family takes a trip to the countryside, nervous Max has numerous run-ins with canine-intolerant cows, hostile foxes and a scary turkey. Luckily for Max, he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Renaud
CAST:  Patton Oswalt  •  Jenny Slate  •  Eric Stonestreet  •  Kevin Hart

Live in Front of a Studio Audience: "All in the Family" and "Good Times" (2019)

Live performances of classic holiday-themed episodes from Norman Lear's hit shows "All in the Family" and "Good Times."  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Burrows  •  Pamela Fryman  •  Andy Fisher
CAST:  Norman Lear  •  Jimmy Kimmel  •  Martin Short  •  John Amos

Live performances of classic holiday-themed episodes from Norman Lear's hit shows "All in the Family" and "Good Times."  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Burrows  •  Pamela Fryman  •  Andy Fisher
CAST:  Norman Lear  •  Jimmy Kimmel  •  Martin Short  •  John Amos

Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons" (2019)

Celebrities re-create an original episode each from "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons."  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Burrows  •  Andy Fisher
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Wanda Sykes

Celebrities re-create an original episode each from "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons."  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Burrows  •  Andy Fisher
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Wanda Sykes

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs. the Reverend (2020)

Kimmy's a famous author and she's about to marry a prince! But first she has to foil the Reverend's evil plot. It's your move: What should Kimmy do next?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claire Scanlon
CAST:  Ellie Kemper  •  Jane Krakowski  •  Tituss Burgess  •  Carol Kane

Kimmy's a famous author and she's about to marry a prince! But first she has to foil the Reverend's evil plot. It's your move: What should Kimmy do next?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claire Scanlon
CAST:  Ellie Kemper  •  Jane Krakowski  •  Tituss Burgess  •  Carol Kane
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