Aubrey Plaza is an American actress and comedian who has gained popularity with her deadpan-style comedy. She currently co-stars in Parks and Recreation as April Ludgate.She has been performing improv and sketch comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater since 2004. She also recently began performing stand-up and has appeared at the Laugh Factory and The Improv. In 2008, she was seen in the ImprovEverywhere prank "Mobile Desktop", in which she and five other people brought desktop PCs, including a CRT screen, tower computer, keyboard and mouse into a Starbucks and used them just as people use laptops there.Plaza starred in in the hit online series The Jeannie Tate Show, and ESPN's Mayne Street. She has roles in the comedy features Funny People, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, and Derrick Comedy's Mystery Team which debuted at 2009 Sundance.