Cecily Strong

American actress

Cecily Strong (born February 8, 1984)[1][2] is an American actress and comedian. She is former a cast member of Saturday Night Live, joining the show in 2012, and left in December 2022.[3]

Cecily Strong
Born (1984-02-08) February 8, 1984 (age 40)
Springfield, Illinois, U.S.
MediumFilm, television
Years active2012–present
GenresSatire/political satire/news satire, improvisational comedy, sketch comedy
Subject(s)American politics, American culture, current events, pop culture, mass media/news media
InfluencesPhil Hartman
Notable works and rolesSaturday Night Live


  1. Dettro, Chris (January 19, 2013). "New SNL Comedian has shallow Springfield roots". The State Journal-Register. Springfield, Illinois. Archived from the original on November 3, 2014. Retrieved October 5, 2013. Strong's father, Bill Strong, was the Associated Press bureau chief at the Statehouse when Cecily was born in February 1984.
  2. "Happy Birthday Cecily Strong!!". Saturday Night Live. February 8, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-05.
  3. Metz, Nina (September 10, 2012). "Aidy Bryant, Tim Robinson, Cecily Strong join cast of 'SNL'". Chicago Tribune.