Aubrey Plaza Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 22.May.2017
Facts of Aubrey Plaza
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Aubrey Plaza
Birth Name Aubrey Christina Plaza
Father Bernadette Plaza
Mother David Plaza
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Wilmington
Ethnicity White
Profession Comedian and actrss
Working For TV shows
Net Worth $3 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Weight in KG 54 kgs
Affair with Michael Cera
Siblings Natalie Plaza, Renee Plaza
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Aubrey Plaza is an American comedian actress, well recognized for her appearance as April Ludgate on the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation

Early life and education

Aubrey Plaza was born in Wilmington, Delaware, on 26 June 1984, to her parents Bernadette who is an attorney and David Plaza, a financial advisor. Plaza also has two younger sisters named Renee and Natalie.

Her name was named after the song called Aubrey. As her father is Puerto Rican and mother is Irish-English, Plaza was raised Roman Catholic. She has a mixed ethnicity of Puerto, Irish and English and holds American nationality. 

Aubrey Plaza studied in an all-girls Catholic school from 4th to 12th grade. Later in 2002, she graduated from Ursuline Academy and also from New York University's Tisch school of arts in the year 2006.

During her high school, she was a student council president. Plaza has once suffered a stroke that caused her temporary paralysis and expressive aphasia when she was at NYU in 2004.


Plaza's career began as an intern, some of them including an internship for Samba Post-Its. She worked as a director's assistant to writer, producer, and director Bennett Davlin.

Plaza has also performed improv and sketch comedy at the Upright Citizen Brigade Theater in the year 2004. She has also appeared as a stand-up comedian in the Laugh Factory and The Improv. She has Portrayed as Seth Rogen's love interest Daisy in 2009's series named Funny People

Aubrey Plaza performed at " A Night of 140 Tweets: A Celebrity Tweetathonf to Haiti", and in 2011 she appeared on Portlandia, in which she appeared as a guest judge during a roast segment on The Next Food Network Star 2011.

In the year 2012, She showed up in Father John Misty's music video for the song named "Hollywood Forever Cemetry Sings". Moreover, in 2014, Plaza was in Cassorla's "Bona Fide" video where she played saxophone for the first time professionally.

In 2016, we can hear her voice in a commercial for Apple iPhone 6s and she has also appeared as a guest star on Harmon Request which is an animated pathfinder show. 

Personal life

Aubrey Plaza is unmarried yet. However, she has dated some men in her life. She first dated an actor named Michael Cera for about 18 months. The couple met on the set of Scott Pilgrim vs. The world. Aubrey said that they almost got married in 2010 in Vegas, but could not last longer than a year and a half. 

After her separation with Michael Cera, she is having an affair with her new boyfriend who is a director and writer named Jeff Baena since 2011. Since then the couple is seen staying and working together mostly.

About her sexuality, Plaza said to The Advocate 2016 that she loves girls and boys both which rose the question about her sexuality.

Net worth and Body Measurements

Aubrey Plaza earns huge amount of salary through her acting career, comedy shows, commercials, and endorsements. Her estimated net worth is $3 million. 

Plaza stands at the height of 1.68 m and weighs 54 kgs.