March 26, 1974 |
Rockford, Illinois, U.S.
Life and career
Leggero was born in Rockford, Illinois, of Italian descent. She began performing at age 10, in several plays in Chicago. After graduating from high school, she moved to New York City to study at the Stella Adler Conservatory. While there, she also attended Hunter College and received her B.A. in theater criticism. She moved to Los Angeles shortly after graduation.
Her stand-up television appearances include performances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Last Call with Carson Daly, and she has appeared on multiple Comedy Central stand-up programs, including the animated show Ugly Americans, where she voices Callie Maggotbone.
Leggero shot an unaired pilot called, The Strip, for NBC, with Tom Lennon and Ben Garant from Reno 911! She was a judge, alongside Andy Kindler and Greg Giraldo, on the 2010 season of NBC’s Last Comic Standing, hosted by Craig Robinson. Leggero played Emma in NBC's 2011 sitcom Free Agents. From 2010 to January 2012, Leggero co-hosted The Lavender Hour podcast with her boyfriend at the time—comedian Duncan Trussell.
On February 17, 2012, she appeared on the Adam Carolla Show.
In 2012, Leggero began being featured in episodes of NBC's Are You There, Chelsea? as Nikki, Rick, the bar manager's ex-girlfriend. Leggero was featured in every first-season episode starting with the second episode, "Sloane's Ex." In 2012, she also played the sex obsessed Haley in the web series Burning Love, a spoof of the TV series The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. In 2013, Leggero appeared in an episode of the Drunk History television series on Comedy Central.
On September 3, 2013 Brickleberry premiered in its 2nd Season. Natasha lends her voice to the busty ranger Ethel in place of Kaitlin Olson, who was in the first season only.
|2009||He's Just Not That into You||Amber Gnech|
|2004||The Joe Schmo Show||Rita the Drunk||9 episodes|
|The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn||Herself||Guest|
|2005||MTV's The 70s House||Dawn||The Host|
|Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson||Red Carpet Interviewer|
|2005–2009||The Tonight Show with Jay Leno||Herself||Guest, 3 episodes|
|2005–2008||Reno 911!||Various Characters||3 episodes|
|2006||It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia||Stripper #1||1 episode|
|2007, 2010||'Til Death||Mindy (2007), Sandy (2010)||2 episodes|
|2007||Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld||Herself||Guest Panelist, 1 episode|
|2008||Samantha Who?||Woman Customer||1 episode|
|SuperNews!||Hillary Clinton (voice)||2 episodes|
|The Sarah Silverman Program||Dr. Leggero||1 episode|
|Worst Week||Liz||1 episode|
|2007–present||Chelsea Lately||Herself||Guest Panelist, Various episodes|
|2009||Aqua Teen Hunger Force||Computer Technician||1 episode|
|Last Call with Carson Daly||Herself||Guest, 1 episode|
|Comics Unleashed||Herself||Guest, 1 episode|
|2009–present||The Smoking Gun Presents: World's Dumbest...||Herself||Commentator, 28 episodes|
|2010||The Strip||Natasha||TV movie|
|Funny or Die Presents||Party Girl #2||1 episode|
|Last Comic Standing||Herself||Judge|
|Nick Swardson's Pretend Time||Various||5 episodes|
|2010–2012||Ugly Americans||Callie Maggotbone||Main cast|
|2011||Free Agents||Emma||8 episodes|
|Comedy Central Presents||Herself||1 episode|
|After Lately||Herself||1 episode|
|2012||Are You There, Chelsea?||Nikki Natoli||6 episodes|
|The Life & Times of Tim||Female Rodney||2 episodes|
|The Burn with Jeff Ross||Herself||2 episodes|
|The Regular Show||Ladonna||1 episode|
|NTSF:SD:SUV::||Mona Lisa||1 episode|
|Drunk History||Herself||1 episode|
|Comedy Central Roast of James Franco||Roaster||TV special|
|World Wide Web|
|2012||Burning Love||Haley||8 episodes|
|Escape My Life||Skylar||8 episodes|
|2013||Burning Love: Burning Down the House||Haley||7 episodes|
|Ghost Ghirls||Sissy||1 episode|
- http://www.tv.com/chelsea-lately/show/74584/episode.html/ Retrieved on 2009-04-07
- http://aspecialthing.com/forum/f27/pilot-season-2010-2011-a-16080/index2.html/ Retrieved on 2010-06-06