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Aubrey Plaza’s droll sense of humor assisted cut the sometimes-twee sensibilities of Parks And Entertainment, and she’s gone further afield as the gonzo sorta-antagonist of Legion and in dark comedies like Ingrid Goes West. As the above montage shows, there’s nowhere she’s more in your home than in the anodyne setting of star culture. Whether it’s soft-focus interviews, late-night chats, awards programs, or red-carpet appearances, she consistently thwarts the prescribed pattern of discussion, quickly declaring she plans to kill herself, reacting “thank you” to comments that do not benefit that action, firing off morbid, go-nowhere anecdotes, refusing to set up her clips enthusiastically, and so on. She’s got a fantastic rapport in specific with Conan O’Brien, whose classic interviews with Standard MacDonald prove his determination to go along with this sort of subversion, however it’s likewise enjoyable to watch her destroy a red-carpet interview with a scripted fight with Michael Cera. (Who, we recently found out, she was dating at the time.)

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