Amy Sedaris is an actress and comedian, born March 29, 1961, best known as Jerri Blank on the cult TV series ''Series/StrangersWithCandy''. She has also written a book called ''I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence''.

She is the younger sister of the humorist and ''Radio/ThisAmericanLife'' contributor Creator/DavidSedaris.
!!This actress provides examples of:
* BeautyInversion: Sedaris wanted to avert HollywoodHomely for her character in ''Strangers With Candy'', so she made the character into TheGrotesque.
* OlderThanTheyLook
* PintSizedPowerhouse: She stands at only five feet tall.
* RealWomenDontWearDresses: Averted- Even though she's one of the best living arguments against the whole "Women can't be funny or strong" claim, she's often seen dressed like a Fairy Princess Homemaker.
* RefugeInAudacity: If you've seen her show, you know what we're talking about.
* SesameStreetCred