Born as the oldest of three Children, the skilled comic actress became the cream of the crop after her role in NBC Sitcom Parks and Recreation where she starred as April Ludgate. Aubrey Plaza is one of the rarest people who has a masculine nickname “Chris” and has never had an issue with it. She has achieved a lot in her chosen career, earning her the opportunity to be the talk of the town. In view of this, let’s discuss her affairs, biography, parents, and net worth.
Aubrey Plaza’s Bio (Ethnicity and Age)
Aubrey Plaza was named after the song Aubrey by the band bread and composed by David Gates. The song appeared on the band’s album Guitar Man in 1972. She had her nickname coined from her middle name ”Christiana” and was born on June 26, 1984, in Wilmington Delaware, United States of America.
The comic actress has a mixed ethnicity; Puerto Rican, Irish and English. She attended Ursuline Academy and graduated in 2002 and had her University education at New York University Tisch School of the Arts and graduated in 2006. Through her days in Ursuline, she took leadership roles and became the president of the school council. The model had her challenges while in the university, she got hit by stroke which kept her in a painful state of being paralyzed and also suffered from expressive aphasia, however, she is currently hale and hearty.
Aubrey Plaza was honored with the Lions Club Wilmington Teen of The Year Award in 2002.
Upon graduation, the comic star interned at NBC’S Late Night Show Saturday Night Live and also performed at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Manhattan in 2004, acting in Improv and Sketch comedy. She continued pursuing her career and played a role in The Jeannie Tate Show in ESPN’s Mayne Street.
The comic star kept on making headways and finally got a role in Parks and Recreation where she starred as April Ludgate in 2009 through 2015. She was one of the best characters on the show which gave her an uprise in the industry. While she was at her best with NBC comedy, she delivered exceptionally as a Guest on The Next Food Network Star in 2011 and WTF with Marc Maron in 2013.
Aubrey Plaza got a lead role in the comedy Safety Not Guaranteed and also featured in the comedy horror movie Life after Beth in 2014. The comic star was generous with her voice as she voiced a Grumpy Cat in the film Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever in 2014. She also made a guest appearance in the animated TV show HarmonQuest and the comedy film Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates in 2016.
She also featured in episodes of Criminal Minds series from 2016 to 2017 and further starred in the Fx Series Legion in that same year.
Aubrey Plaza’s Family
Her parents are Bernadetta and David Plaza. David is a Puerto Rican and works as a Financial advisor in the USA while her mother Bernadetta works as an attorney and is of Irish and English descent. Aubrey has two younger sisters; Renee and Natalie. They trained their children to believe in God and worshipped as Roman Catholics, nevertheless, Aubrey grew up and took the path of being an Agnosticism.
Husband, Dating, Boyfriend
Aubrey Plaza has publicly told the world that she has no preferences when it comes to relationships, she is sexually attracted to the male and female folks. She says she is unapologetically bisexual.
Nevertheless, the comic star has been in a relationship with Jeff Baena since 2011, there is no news of their engagement or sound of wedding bells just yet. Jeff works as a screenwriter and director. He became popular when he directed and produced the movies Life After Beth, Joshy and The Little Hours. They both live in Los Angeles, California and often worked together.
The comic actress weighs 55kg and is 5 feet 6 inches tall, measuring 34-25-36 for her bust, waist and hip.
Aubrey Plaza Net Worth
Aubrey has been one of the best in her game, she has her named attached to a list of some of the high-grossing movies including Monsters University, Dirty Grandpa, and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates. She is worth 3 million dollars and rated one of the top 20 richest actresses in 2018.