Jenny Slate

American actress, comedian, and author

Jennifer Sarah "Jenny" Slate (born March 25, 1982) is an American, actress, voice actress and author.

Jenny Slate
Jenny Slate Obvious Child Premiere 2014 (cropped).jpg
Slate at the 2014 Obvious Child premiere
Jennifer Sarah Slate

(1982-03-25) March 25, 1982 (age 41)
EducationColumbia University (BA)
  • Actress
  • comedian
  • author
Years active2005–present
Dean Fleischer-Camp
(m. 2012; div. 2016)

Ben Shattuck
(m. 2021)

She is best known for her role as Donna Stern in Obvious Child, as well as being the co-creator of the Marcel the Shell with Shoes On short movies and children's book series.

She is also known for her season as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 2009 to 2010 and for her appearances in shows such as House of Lies, Married, Parks and Recreation, Bob's Burgers, Hello Ladies, Kroll Show, and Girls and Star vs. the forces of evil as Pony Head.

In 2017, she voiced Harley Quinn in The Lego Batman Movie.

Slate was born in Milton, Massachusetts.[2] She studied at Milton Academy and Columbia University. In 2012, Slate married Dean Fleischer-Camp. They divorced in 2016. In 2021, she married Ben Shattuck.


  1. "Enter the Weird, Wonderful World of Jenny Slate". Marie Claire. January 18, 2022. Retrieved January 19, 2022.
  2. "Jenny Slate". Retrieved May 11, 2016.

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