Natasha Leggero is an American comedian, actress, and writer. Born and raised in Rockford, Illinois, she rose to fame after appearing as the host of the MTV reality television series The 70s House in 2005 and as a regular roundtable panelist on Chelsea Handler's late-night talk show Chelsea Lately from 2008 to 2014. She starred in the short-lived NBC sitcom Free Agents as Emma Parker in 2011, as well as in the Showtime comedy series Dice (2016–2017) as Carmen and in the CBS sitcom Broke (2020) as Elizabeth. In 2015, she created and starred in the Comedy Central period sitcom Another Period, which follows the lives of the fictional Bellacourt family, with Riki Lindhome. The show ran for three seasons until its eventual cancellation in 2018. As a voice actress, Leggero has starred in several adult animated sitcoms, voicing the roles of Callie Maggotbone in Ugly Americans (2010–2012), Ethel in Brickleberry (2013–2015), and Shannon in Hoops (2020). Her comedy, characterized as observational, has been noted by critics for its use of satire as commentary on such themes as celebrity culture and social class.