Born in Toronto, Samantha Bee studied at the University of Ottawa and at McGill. Her early work was in film, television, and – memorably -- a live action production of Sailor Moon. In 2003, she crossed the border to the United States, where she could laugh not at us but near us, starting the job for which she is best known, correspondent for "The Daily Show."
Person: Her mother
Place: A jungle hotel in Cuba
Thing: Her grandmother’s ashes
Many of you have asked how you can help 92Y as we confront tremendous financial losses due to COVID-19. Your generous gift will help sustain our beloved institution and will also support the creation of new, online programming that will bring comfort and inspiration to our community.
Together, we will get through this. Thank you.