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This May 7, 2012 file photo shows actors Will Arnett and Amy Poehler arriving at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute gala benefit in New York. - Provided courtesy of AP / Charles Sykes, file
04/16/2014

Will Arnett has reportedly filed for divorce from Amy Poehler.

The 43-year-old actor, who currently stars on "The Millers," filed for divorce in Los Angeles Superior Court on April 8, People magazine reports. He is seeking joint legal and physical custody of the couple's two sons, Archie, 5, and Abel, 3, as well as visitation rights.

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10/03/2013
Rachel McAdams appears in a scene from Mean Girls. - Provided courtesy of Paramount Pictures

The 2004 film "Mean Girls" made Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams and Amanda Seyfried household names. Take a look at photos of the cast members then and now and and find out what they have been up to.

04/09/2014
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler appear at the 71st Golden Globe Awards on Jan 12, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Sara De Boer/startraksphoto.com

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey may once again appear on the big screen together.

Poehler is reportedly in final negotiations to co-star with Fey in a film called "The Nest," according to The Hollywood Reporter. The two actresses will play sisters in the film, which was written by "Saturday Night Live" writer Paula Pell. "Pitch Perfect" director Jason Moore will direct.

01/12/2014
Amy Poehler appears in a scene from the Parks and Recreation episode Filibuster, which aired on Oct. 24, 2013. - Provided courtesy of Colleen Hayes/NBC

Amy Poehler of the NBC show "Parks and Recreation" has won the 2014 Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical Or Comedy, marking her first win and third nomination for the show.

The winners were announced at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, California on Jan. 12. Dunham beat nominees Zooey Deschanel of "New Girl," Lena Dunham of "Girls," Edie Falco of "Nurse Jackie" and Julia Louis-Dreyfus of "Veep."

01/10/2014
Amy Poehler and Tina Fey appear in a 2014 promotional photo for the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards. The two are set to host the ceremony, which airs on Jan. 12, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Art Streiber/NBC

Check out photos of longtime friends and 2014 Golden Globes hosts Amy Poehler and Tina Fey's cutest moments together.

Moments include the "Baby Mama" premiere, their stint hosting the 2013 Golden Globes Awards, an appearance on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" and more.

12/12/2013
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Amy Poehler and Billy Eichner appear in a skit which aired on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Dec. 11, 2013. - Provided courtesy of Fuse

Amy Poehler and comedian Billy Eichner hassled a few New Yorkers recently to sing Christmas carols with them for a dollar.

The stunt was a bit for Eichner's Fuse show "Billy on the Street." The clip aired on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Dec. 11 and can be viewed here (Warning: Video contains censored expletives).

10/17/2013
Adam Scott and Amy Poehler appear at the 100th episode party for Parks and Recreation on Oct. 16, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Amy Poehler and the cast of "Parks and Recreation" recently gathered to celebrate the show's 100th episode.

The show, which premiered on NBC back in April 2009, launched its sixth season in September and will air its 100th episode of the show this season. In addition to Poehler as Leslie Knope, deputy director of the Pawnee Parks and Recreation Department, the show boasts numerous comedic talents including Rashida Jones, Aubrey Plaza, Chris Pratt, Adam Scott and Rob Lowe.

10/15/2013
Tina Fey, left, and Amy Poehler arrive at the 2012 Warner Bros. and InStyle Golden Globe After Party at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012. - Provided courtesy of AP / Matt Sayles

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will return to host the Golden Globes in 2014 and 2015.

The two actresses, former "Saturday Night Live" cast members who appeared together in the 2008 comedy "Baby Mama" and the 2004 Lindsay Lohan movie "Mean Girls," hosted the annual award ceremony for the first time earlier this year and were highly praised for their on-stage jokes and good chemistry.

09/27/2013
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Amy Poehler appears at the premiere of A.C.O.D. on Sept. 26, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Amy Poehler and Adam Scott are used to "making googly eyes" at each other while playing one of TV's top couples on the NBC comedy series "Parks and Recreation."

However, the two "A.C.O.D." stars recently admitted they had fun getting to play characters who hate each other for a change.

09/27/2013
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Adam Scott appears at the premiere of A.C.O.D. on Sept. 26, 2013. - Provided courtesy of none / OTRC Adam Scott talked to OTRC.com about his role in the new film 'A.C.O.D.' and pretending to hate Amy Poehler.
09/27/2013
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Amy Poehler appears at the premiere of A.C.O.D. on Sept. 26, 2013. - Provided courtesy of none / OTRC Amy Poehler talked to OTRC.com about her role in 'A.C.O.D.' and joked about hating Adam Scott's character.
04/19/2013
Amy Poehler appears in a scene from a 2013 episode of the NBC series Parks and Recreation. - Provided courtesy of NBC

Amy Poehler posted a new video to her Smart Girls channel on YouTube on Thursday, April 18, where she advised a 16-year-old girl named Millie about spreading better messages online.

The comedian expanded the question to what should people be watching and looking at now in light of the recent events following the bombings at the Boston Marathon, where three people were killed and over 100 were injured.

01/29/2013
Amy Poehler appears in a promotional photo for the NBC series, Parks and Recreation. - Provided courtesy of NBC

Taking a page from bestie and fellow comedy actress Tina Fey, now Amy Poehler is set to become an author.

Poehler, the star of the NBC series "Parks and Recreation," has signed a deal with It Books, an imprint of publishing company HarperCollins, and HarperCollinsCanada to pen her first book, which is tentatively set for release in the fall of 2014, the parent firm said in a statement obtained by OTRC.com.

01/06/2013
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler appear in a promo photo for the 2013 Golden Globe Awards. - Provided courtesy of Golden Globes

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are all about casual glamour.

The comical duo, who are set to jointly host the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards, recently appeared in a promotional photo shot for the ceremony, donning elegant gowns and brightly colored Converse sneakers.

11/22/2012
Dave Letterman kisses Amy Poehler on an episode of the CBS series The Late Show that aired on Nov. 20, 2012. - Provided courtesy of CBS / Worldwide Pants

David Letterman and Amy Poehler recently shared a kiss on his CBS talk series "The Late Show."

The one-second smooch occurred after the actress talked about how she tried to plant a smooch on Vice President Joe Biden while he was filming a guest spot on her NBC show "Parks and Recreation." Letterman then announced a clip from the series would be played.

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