Sarah Burns

Sarah Burns

Date Of BirthJuly 26, 1981
Age42 years 10 months 25 days
Day of BirthSunday
Place Of BirthLong Island, New York, United States
Zodiac SignLeo
ProfessionsProducer , Writer , Actress , Comedian
Nickname Burnsie

Personal Information
Religion Christianity
Language English
Nationality American
Ethnicity Caucasian
Complexion White
Body Features & Measurements
Height178 CM
5 Feet 10 Inches
Eye color Dark Brown
Hair color Dark Brown
Weight54 KG
119 lbs
Figure Type Hourglass
Body Type Slim
Family Information
Father Bill Burns
Cousin Jordan ([5])
Uncle John ([6])
Grandmother Evelyn Rose
Love, Romance, Marriage
Boyfriend Matt (EX; first boyfriend)
Career Information
Debut (Movie) Serial (2007)
Years Active 2003-
Debut (TV) Windy Acres(2004)
Favorites, Hobbies, Likes/ Dislikes
Cooking (She is an amateur chef)
Favorite Actress Jane Curtin (among Comic actors)
Favorite Food Chocolates
Favorite DrinkBeer
Favorite TV show It's always sunny in Philadelphia
Social Networks, Web links
Twitter ProfileSarah Burns Twitter Profile
Instagram ProfileSarah Burns Instagram Profile
Talent Agent United Talent Agency
More Information
Friends Lora
Derek Waters
Bibby moynihan
Net worth$100,000-$1 Million


Sarah Burns is an American TV/ Movie Actress, Comedian, writer, and producer. She is known for her roles- Krista Jacobs in the TV series Enlightened(2011-2012), Hailey in I Love You, Man(2009), Detective Mae in Barry(2019), Anne Martin in Slow Learners (2015) and others.

Recently she has appeared in American Vandal(2018) as Angela Montgomery, she also appears in Desperados (As Kaylie), Eat Wheaties! (as Kate), Side Piece (as T) & Werewolves Within.

Sarah Burns young

[young Sarah Burns]

Family- Childhood

Sarah Burns was born on 26th July 1981 in Long Island, New York, United States. Bill Burns is her father. [8]

Sarah Burns family: with Father & Mother

[Sarah Burns family: with Father & Mother in childhood]



  • She attended college in San Francisco, after her college she went back to Brooklyn, New York.



Sarah has a daughter born in 2016/2017. She looks like her mom's double and adorably cute.

Sarah Burns with her daughter

[ Sarah Burns with her daughter]

Interesting Facts

  • Upright Citizens Brigade: Sarah has performed improvisational & sketch comedy at the 'Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre' in New York City.
  • 25 funniest actresses in Hollywood: She was listed as one of Hollywood's top 25 funniest actresses by the Entertainment Weekly magazine in 2009.
  • 15 Actresses We're Rooting For: In June 2013 "Entertainment Weekly" named her one of the "15 Actresses We're Rooting For" for her role in "Enlightened". "If there was an Emmy for face acting, she would've won five by now." says writer Melissa Maerz of Entertainment Weekly. [2]
  • The other Sarah Burns: There is an American author, public speaker & filmmaker of the same name 'Sarah Burns', she has authored 'The Central Park Five: A Chronicle of a City Wilding'
  • 9 million retakes: She was a bit nervous playing her role in 'I love you man' as it had too many stars in the cast, she was nervous and took lot of retakes initially, '9 million retakes' she puts it.
  • She considers herself a- Dork.
  • Time Capsules: As a child, she liked to make time capsules and bury them.
  • Poetry Lover: She loves poetry, likes both reading and writing them.
  • T.R.U.C.K.S: She is a member of the comedy troupe T.R.U.C.K.S.
  • She has performed her act at the All Jane Women's Comedy Festival in 2015.
  • She supports, an organization which helps people adopt & save pets. They call themselves a "'No-kill' Animal rescue" group.
  • Animal Lover: She obviously loves pets, She has a kitty named Imogene, a cat named Stuart.
  • Political inclination: She has been a vocal opponent of Donald Trump's presidency.
  • She had vitamin D deficiency as a teenager (when in High school).
  • Pen pals: Since her childhood, she has had pen-pals, she would write to friends in Canada and other parts of the country.
  • Activism:
    • Women's March: She is a women's rights activist, she participated in Women's March in L.A.
    • School shooting game on Stream: She was opposed to Stream giving platform to a school shooting game, she retweet a condemning tweet.
    • Gun control: She is opposed to owning guns.
    • Beagle Freedom Project: She supported the 'Beagle Freedom Project's efforts against Donald Trump's orders to USDA to take Animal welfare Act records offline
  • Philanthropy
    • Fuego Volcano eruption: She requested people to help the victims of the Guatemalan Volcano crisis in 2018
    • NKLA: she supports NKLA (No-Kill Los Angeles), a Los Angeles based animal rescue group. She often posts fundraising campaigns by the group on her social media timeline.
    • LA Animal Services: She supports the Los Angeles based Animal adoption/ foster service that encourages people to adopt pet animals that have no humans.
  • She doesn't drink alcohol frequently, but once in a long while likes to have a beer.
  • Sarah plays Sarah: Sarah has played characters with her own name in- "Do You Want to See a Dead Body? (2017)", "Unforgettable(2017)"
  • She is a fan of Wes Anderson, she likes to have an opportunity to work with him.
  • Her first love was with Matt in Long Island [7]
  • She smelled a fleshlight on "Your mom's house podcast" once, she swears she will never do that again

[ Sarah Burns on Your mom's house podcast]




Movies List

Year Movie Character Comment
  Desperados Kaylie  
  Eat Wheaties! Kate  
  Werewolves Within    
2018 Oversharing   TV Movie
2017 Unforgettable Sarah  
2016 Brother Nature
Margie Turley
2015 Slow Learners Anne Martin  
2015 Grandma Protester  
2013 Enough Said Female Hiker  
2013 A.C.O.D. Margo  
2010 Life as We Know It
Janine Groff
2010 Going the Distance Harper  
2010 Monogamy Ella  
2010 Cop Out Mortuary Attendant  
2009 I Love You, Man Hailey  
2007 Serial Moira Haggerty  


TV Series List

Year TV series Character Comment
  Side Piece T  
2019 Barry Detective Mae 4 Episodes
2018 Sidepiece Sophie  
2018 American Vandal Angela Montgomery 6 Episodes
2018 Sideswiped Nicole "The Party"
2018 Me, Myself and I Lisa 3 Episodes; "Thanksgiving", "Video Games", "The Breakup"
2018 The 5th Quarter Janet Jaronski "A Lift of Their Own"
2017 The Oversharer   "Thong"
2017 Do You Want to See a Dead Body? Sarah "A Body and a Crater"
2017 Speechless Marci "J-J'S D-R-- DREAM"
2017 Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later Claire 8 episodes; Netflix series
2017 Big Little Lies Gabrielle 6 episodes; HBO originals
2015 How to Get Away with Murder (Assistant District Attorney) Emily Sinclair 10 episodes; Recurring
2015 Married Abby 8 episodes; premiered on FX
2015 New Girl Deb "Coming Out"
2014 Garfunkel and Oates Cheryl 2 Episodes; "Hair Swap", "Eggs"
2013 The Mindy Project Amy "You've Got Sext"
2013 Friend Us Claire Ridings "Pilot"
2013 Drunk History various characters 8 episodes; Comedy Central sketch
2011-2013 Enlightened Krista Jacobs 16 episodes
2013 First Dates with Toby Harris Caroline "Hello"
2013 The New Normal Megan "Dairy Queen"
2013 Ben and Kate Stephanie "Bake Off"
2011 Inside Carly Deb  
2010 Party Down Donna Mullens "Not on Your Wife Opening Night"
2009 Awkward Boy    
2007 Flight of the Conchords Summer "New Fans"
2007 Bronx World Travelers Reporter "Press Conference"
2005 I Love the '30s Faye Grey "The Legend of Babe Ruth"; also the writer of the episode "The Lindbergh Baby"
2005 My Wife, the Ghost Sally Wilson Season 1 Episodes 1-4
2005 Damage Control Aide "Sleazy Politician"; Mtv series
2004 Jump Cuts Faye Season 1 Episode 2
2004 Windy Acres N'Maia  


Short movies List

Year short movie Character Comment
2020 Sisters Emily  
2019 Brutal Realty, Inc.
Jean Dean
2016 Where You Are Jen  
2013 Rock and Roll Legends Present: Islands Dr. Lisa Rowe  
2013 Gregory Go Boom Rose  
2012 Storage Erin  
2012 The First Step   as writer, producer; screened at the 2013 Seattle International Film Festival
2012 Ladies Remember Whitney Houston Lady  
2011 Free Hugs Sydney  
2010 Cried Suicide Jen screened at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival
2007 Tinnitus    
2004 Cavalcade of Personalities Faye  


News & Updates

  • Sarah was on the "Midnight show" in August 2015.


  • The thing that charges and refurbishes me the most, reminds me how to calm down, chill out and still swing from the chandeliers is my family [4]
  • Maybe I’m wine shiny but I’m never more recharged than I am when I’m with my tribe. And my tribe keeps growing. [4]


  1. Sarah Burns wiki
  2. Entertainment Weekly- 15 actresses we are rooting for
  3. Paste magazine interview
  4. Sarah burns on family
  5. Cousin Jordan
  6. Uncle John
  7. Sarah's first Love
  8. Father Bill Burns



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