Born in Upper Darby, PA, Cheri Oteri moved to Los Angeles at age 25, where she worked at A&M Records and eventually joined the famed comedy troupe The Groundlings. It was there that she was discovered and hired by Saturday Night Live. Her other television credits include guest spots on Strangers with Candy, Just Shoot Me, (for which she received an Emmy nomination), Boston Legal, Sit Down Shut U, Liza The Life Coach for AMC, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and a recurring role on the new hit show The New Normal. Since Oteri left SNL, she has appeared in several movies, including Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, Scary Movie, Small Soldiers, Inspector Gadget, Liar Liar, Dumb and Dumberer, Surveillance (which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in 2008), and Shrek the Third. She just completed co-starring roles in the upcoming films Bad Parents (with Janeane Garafolo) and Grown Ups 2 (with Adam Sandler, Kevin James, David Spade, and Chris Rock).