Mo Collins is an American actress and comedian. She portrays Starla in five episodes of Arrested Development.


Mo was born in Minneapolis Minnesota on July 7, 1965. After beginning her standup comedy career she moved to Los Angeles and in 1998 made her first big break by landing a spot on the cast of Fox's MADtv where she performed for six seasons.

She has since appeared in over 60 movies and TV shows. Some of her TV roles include the recurring role of Joan Callamezzo in 16 episodes of the sitcom Parks & Recreation, Laura on Men of a Certain Age, and Joy Maybower on Ave 43. She is also an accomplished voice actress, appearing on multiple episodes of Family Guy, Invader Zim, and Sheriff Callie's Wild West. Mo can be seen in the movies The 40 Year Old Virgin, Knocked Up, and Jingle All the Way.

Mo is a poker player and an accomplished artist. She is also a survivor of a rare form of cancer known as GIST.


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