Her father is of Italian and English ancestry. Her mother is Ashkenazi Jewish (from a family from Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus).
Attended elementary school with her Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013) co-star Andy Samberg.
On February 4 announced via Instagram that she and her husband Jordan Peele are expecting their 1st child together in July 2017.
Has a son, Beaumont Gino Peele (b. July 1, 2017), with her husband Jordan Peele.
Born on the same date as Jay Hernandez of "Hang Time" fame.