- Arden Van Amringe Myrin
- Little Compton Rhode Island
- United States
- Actress Writer Comedian Soundtrack
Arden Myrin is a comedienne and actress who is probably best known for her roles on the comedy show MadTV and Reno 911. She was born on December 10th 1973 in a fishing town called Little Compton, Rhode Island. Her mother worked as a real estate agent and her father was a successful accountant.
Arden has always enjoyed comedy from a very young age and used to stage plays for her friends and neighbours to make them laugh. She graduated from the Friends Academy in Dartmouth, Massachusetts in 1988 and then went to Middlesex High School in Concord, Massachusetts. From there Arden attended Colorado College where she received there degree in Theatre and Studio Arts.
In 1993 she spent a year working as an intern on NBC’s Late Night with Conan O’Brien where she realised that she would truly love to appear in front of the camera. She went on to work with various comedy groups in both Chicago and LA before returning to New York and taking acting classes funded by her work as a waitress. Her determination paid off when she began to gain roles in the film industry, Arden has appeared in many successful movies including ‘What women want’ alongside Mel Gibson and ‘Kinsey’. Arden has also had guest roles in the popular TV series ‘Friends’ and ‘Reno 911’.
The TV show that Arden Myrin is probably best known for however is MadTV. She joined the cast in 2005 and has become well known and loved for her hilarious impressions of various different stars including Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jessica Smith and party girl actress Tara Reid. She is currently working on the 12th season of the hit show and is a hugely talented actress who is definitely set for higher exposure in the next few years, so keep your eye on this one!