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List of Famous Upright Citizens Brigade Members ranked by fame and popularity. The Upright Citizens Brigade is one of the funniest improv troupes to emerge from the Chicago sketch comedy scene. After a move to New York City, the group really came into its own, propelling members forward into great careers. Enjoy this list of famous Upright Citizens Brigade Members.

Who is the most famous member of the Upright Citizens Brigade? Funny lady Amy Poehler tops our list. Poehler used her success with the UCB to solidify roles on “Late Night with Conan O'Brien,” “Saturday Night Live” and “Parks and Recreation.” Adam McKay may not be well known on screen, but the Upright Citizens Brigade alumni has written for “SNL” and “Eastbound and Down” and he co-founded the website “Funny or Die” with Will Ferrell.

Matt Walsh was a key element to the success of the Upright Citizens Brigade and has went on to star in some of the funniest shows on television. Besides the Upright Citizens Brigade TV series, Walsh has also been featured in “Dog Bites Man,” “Reno 911!” and “Veep.”

What do you think of all of the talented comedians that were involved in the Upright Citizens Brigade improv troupe? Check out this list and share your thoughts in the comments section.
Amy Poehler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Upright Citizens Brigade Members
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Age: 45

Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor, + more

Credits: Parks and Recreation, Inside Out, Mean Girls, Sisters

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Adam McKay is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Upright Citizens Brigade Members
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Age: 48

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more

Credits: Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Step Brothers, The Other Guys, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, + more

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#20 on The Best Comedy Directors in Film History

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Horatio Sanz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Upright Citizens Brigade Members
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Age: 47

Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Saturday Night Live, Wreck-It Ralph, Step Brothers, Road Trip, The Dictator, + more

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#54 on The Best SNL Cast Members of All Time

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#22 on The Best SNL Cast Members of the '00s

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Matt Walsh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Upright Citizens Brigade Members
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Age: 51

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Profession: Television director, Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more

Credits: The Hangover, Ted, Old School, Step Brothers, The Daily Show, + more

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