Fred Armisen is an American actor, writer, and producer born in 1966 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Armisen first gained fame as part of the cast on Saturday Night Live. He also had appearances in films such as Anchorman, Cop Out, and Euro Trip. Along with Carrie Brownstein, he created and stars in the IFC comedy show Portlandia. Armisen is the bandleader on Late Night with Seth Meyers. In 2012, he earned an Emmy Award nomination. He was married to singer Sally Timms from 1998 to 2004 and actress Elisabeth Moss from 2009 to 2011.