Andrea Savage Biography
Andrea Savage is an actress, comedian, and writer from Santa Monica, California, U.S. She is best known for her roles in projects such as Step Brothers, the Comedy Central mockumentary series Dog Bites Man, the HBO comedy Veep, and Hulu’s reality TV parody series The Hotwives.
Andrea Savage Education
She graduated from Cornell University with a degree in government and a minor in law studies. She has performed stand-up comedy at The Improv, The Comedy Store, The Ice House and other venues around Los Angeles.
Andrea Savage Career
She began her actress career when she played Renata Vargas, a Brazilian exchange student on Sweet Valley High. Soon after she joined The Groundlings theater, performing weekly in their company. Savage received starring roles in Significant Others as Chelsea and in Dog Bites Man as Tillie Sullivan.
Soon after, she had a small role in Step Brothers opposite Will Ferrell, following that with a comedy tour with Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, Demetri Martin, and Nick Swardson. She also appeared with Woody Harrelson in The Grand (2008). After taking time off to have her child, in 2010 Savage had a small role in the film Dinner For Schmucks.
She also filmed two television pilots: The Strip created by Tom Lennon and Ben Garant for NBC and Wilfred, a dark Australian comedy being redone for FX. In addition, she created and starred in a series of shorts for the HBO show Funny or Die Presents about a very pregnant woman trying to engage in some casual sex, as well as a series entitled “Reenactments of Actual Conversations from the Ladies Rooms of Hollywood.”
She was also seen in the cult hit Party Down for Starz (Savage was originally cast as Casey Klein in the unaired pilot. Because she was pregnant, Lizzy Caplan took the role when the show went into production). Soon after, she wrote television pilots for Comedy Central, Fox Studios, and NBC (produced by Jay Roach), as well as the screenplay Girls, Weekend for Castle Rock Films.
She also filmed opposite Hilary Swank in the film You’re Not You. Her directorial debut was in 2012 when she shot her satirical PSA Republicans, Get in My Vagina! which she wrote and also stars in, alongside Kate Beckinsale and Judy Greer. This premiered on Real Time with Bill Maher on HBO and is one of Funny Or Die’s most successful video shorts of all time.
In 2013, Andrea wrote a TV pilot for ABC/Sony produced by Jamie Tarses as well as another pilot for Comedy Central, River Dogs, produced by Will Ferrell’s Gary Sanchez Productions. She also acted opposite John Leguizamo as “Juicy” in an untitled John Leguizamo pilot for ABC.
Her other television credits include starring roles in the FOX pilot Rebounding and Lies & The Wives We Tell Them To on NBC. Additionally, she has recently appeared on other popular comedies such as Modern Family, House of Lies, and The League. She has also starred with Danielle Schneider, Tymberlee Hill, Angela Kinsey, Kristen Schaal, and Casey Wilson in the Hulu original series The Hotwives.
The series is a parody of the reality television franchise The Real Housewives on Bravo. Season one (The Hotwives of Orlando) focused on Orlando, while season two (now titled The Hotwives of Vegas) took place in Las Vegas with the same cast playing new characters.
In 2016, she began appearing as Senator (and later President) Laura Montez on Veep, who first appears as the running mate of the titular Veep’s opponent, before ultimately becoming president in a complex manipulation of constitutional procedure. In 2017, she created the semi-autobiographical TruTV comedy I’m Sorry, in which she also stars. The series premiered on July 12, 2017.
Andrea Savage Age
She was born on February 20, 1973 in Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Andrea Savage Family
She was born in Santa Monica, California to Sharon Lee (Chrystie) and Richard Savage.
Andrea Savage Children
The Information about her Children is not available but it will be updated as soon as possible.
Andrea Savage Husband
She is married to Jeremy Plager and they have one child. The couples have been married for at least a decade. Mr. Plager represents some of the biggest names in entertainment on his client roster are Jennifer Lawrence, Gerard Butler, Sally Field, and Elle & Dakota Fanning. Just to list a few of the bigger ones. Imagine how much cash he hauls in from those money makers alone!
Andrea Savage Net worth
She is an American actress, comedian, and writer who has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand dollars.
Andrea Savage Height
She stands at a height of 1.73 meters.
Andrea Savage Step Brothers
Step Brothers is a 2008 American comedy film directed by Adam McKay, produced by Jimmy Miller and Judd Apatow, and written by Will Ferrell and McKay from a story by Ferrell, McKay, and John C. Reilly. It follows Brennan (Ferrell) and Dale (Reilly), two grown men who are forced to live together as brothers after their single parents, with whom they still live, marry each other. Richard Jenkins, Mary Steenburgen, Adam Scott and Kathryn Hahn also star.
The Step Brothers was released by Sony Pictures Releasing on July 25, 2008, two years after Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby. Both films feature the same main actors, as well as the same producing and writing team. It grossed $128.1 million and received mixed reviews.
Andrea Savage Movies
- The House 2017
- Sleeping with Other People
- You’re Not You
- Life Happens
- Dinner for Schmucks
- I Love You, Beth Cooper
- Step Brothers
- The Grand 2007
Andrea Savage TV Shows
- The Hotwives
- I’m Sorry
- Dog Bites Man
- Funny or Die Presents
- Significant Others (2004 TV series)
- Sweet Valley High
- Bob’s Burgers
- Curb Your Enthusiasm
- Drunk History
- The Hotwives of Las Vegas
- Comedy Bang! Bang!
- The Hotwives of Orlando
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