Anna Farris got her big break in the horror-comedy parody Scary Movie back in 2000 and she’s managed to build a pretty impressive career in Hollywood thanks to her comedic talents. Despite the fact that she’s been famous for a good part of her adult life, there isn’t a whole lot that is known about the Mom star, which is why we have collected these 10 things to help you get to know her better:
10. Born to be a Comedic Performer
When she was young, she would perform a comedy routine with her retainer, who she nicknamed Alex. He was British and she would pretend to go on talk shows with him. “He was so much smarter than me. … I went on Phil Donahue and I would put Alex on my knee and I would sit in front of the mirror. … He would help me with everything,” she told Conan O’Brien. She would also stage murder mystery parties with her Barbie dolls. “One Barbie would die and the rest of the Barbies would have to figure out who the killer was. It was usually Peaches & Cream – she’s like a Southern belle Barbie,” she said.