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Overview (3)

Born in Lafayette, Louisiana, USA
Birth NameAngela Faye Kinsey
Height 5' 1" (1.55 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Angela is an American actress. She was born in Louisiana, but raised from the age of 2 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Her father was working as a drilling engineer. During her time there, she attended the Jakarta International English School and learned to speak Indonesian. When she was age 14, her family returned to America and settled in Texas; where her parents were originally from.

Angela attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas. She studied English and graduated in 1993. During her time there, she also participated in the Baylor in London program, which allowed her to experience theater in London, UK. She had been involved in theater throughout her schooling.

After college, she gained an internship on the Conan O'Brien show. She took acting classes in New York, and then moved on to LA. She got involved with The Groundlings and Improv Olympic.

She started out in commercials and got her first TV job on Step by Step (1991). Her breakthrough role came when she was cast as Angela in The Office (2005).

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Kad

Spouse (2)

Joshua Snyder (13 November 2016 - present)
Warren Lieberstein (18 June 2000 - 2010) ( divorced) ( 1 child)

Trade Mark (2)

Petite frame
Long, blonde hair

Trivia (13)

When she was two, her family moved to Jakarta, Indonesia, where her father worked as a drilling engineer. They lived there for twelve years, and she attended the Jakarta International School. During this time she learned the Indonesian language, which she still speaks. Her family then returned to the United States and settled in Archer City, Texas.
As a struggling actress, Kinsey worked as an operator for 1-800-Dentist, and often draws upon her days in corporate America for her scenes in The Office (2005).
Worked as an intern for Max Weinberg on Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) in 1994.
Sister-in-law of Greg Daniels, who is also a writer/producer/director/developer of The Office (2005), and Susanne Daniels.
Is best friends with her The Office (2005) costar, Jenna Fischer, who is godmother to Angela's daughter, Isabel.
Hobby: Gardening.
Favorite school subjects: History and English.
Loves tacos and the outdoors.
Favorite movie is The Shawshank Redemption (1994).
Went to Baylor University and is a member of Chi Omega.
On an interview with Conan O'Brien, she stated that her grandmother doesn't watch The Office (2005) because she feels the protagonist, "Michael Scott", played by Steve Carell, is too "vulgar".
Gave birth to her 1st child at age 36, a daughter Isabel Ruby Lieberstein on May 3, 2008. Child's father is her now ex-husband, Warren Lieberstein.
(June 24, 2010) Filed for divorce from her husband of 10 years Warren Lieberstein following a 16-month-long separation.

Personal Quotes (31)

I have so many messy moments.
Funniness is genetic.
Your audience is a lot smarter than you realize.
I love 'House' - I love 'House' so much.
If you change a character too much, the audience falls out of love with the character, but characters need to evolve and grow over the years.
I think a lot of times we can get distracted and not be in the moment with people and be missing all the life happening in the moment.
I hope my daughter knows that in our house we can make messes and have fun and we'll laugh through it. Granted I don't want her to trash the house, but we do make a lot of messes.
My friend, Sue Ann, in college pulled me aside and said, 'Honey I love you but you have got to start waxing your eyebrows. They look wild!' So thank you, that kinda changed my life.
I keep lip gloss everywhere. It always makes me feel like I am slightly put together.
I'm sure, to many people, my life is not that exciting, but to me every day is an adventure.
I keep my sisters on speed dial.
Now that I'm a mom, I'm way more laid back. If you come into my house, don't look for a coaster. Forget it. There is not a piece of furniture in my house now that is too precious.
Cut down on your use of plastic shopping bags because many end up in the ocean.
I don't want to live in a world where I could say to my daughter, 'There used to be turtles that swam in the ocean.'
I think we've all worked with that person at the office who takes themselves and their job so seriously.
I grew up overseas in Indonesia, and my school had a great art, music, and theatre program.
I got the wake-up call that no one is policing our oceans. I wondered, how can I do anything? What really can I do to make things better? There are some perks to being a celebrity. My job is to be funny once in a while, but it's my responsibility to make good use of it.
I have a very normal life. I go to the grocery store, I go to Target. I don't have an assistant, I don't have an entourage.
Being a parent is amazing.
I think it's a tough road if you're a stay-at-home mom, a working mom, if you have a partner, if you don't. It's the best job in the world, and the toughest job in the world all at the same time.
I think we want our kids to grow up to be people who can think outside of the box, be creative and innovators, sort of the forward-thinkers of our future. I think a way to inspire that is through art and music.
Here's the thing; I'm not in shape.
Seriously, I will probably out-talk you if you come up to me because I'm a chatterbox.
Parenthood is such a lesson in self-sacrifice.
My mom, the fabulous Bertie Kinsey, is an amazing seamstress. She quilts and sews and is so crafty. We call her the Southern Martha Stewart!
I have a special place in my heart for working moms - it's a constant pull on your heartstrings.
I love hanging out at home with my kid. It's hard to get me to leave the house.
As a busy working mom I'm always pressed for time, so a quick and easy beauty routine is key!
I bring my bike to work, and I make laps around our parking lot on my lunch break.
I think that the biggest beauty essential is as simple as a good, full night's sleep.
My very sassy, older southern sister is very quick to point out that it's a luxury that my daughter gets to come to work with me. She does, and I have lunch with her every single day. My mom says I have 'high class problems.'

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