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Everyone knows Flo from the Progressive commercials. But there are things you may not know about her. Here are 8 surprising facts.
She Says She’s One of Those Late Bloomers
She got married at 35, started her Progressive commercial at 38, and had her first child when she was 40.
No One Knows Her
Even though she’s on tv, most people don’t recognize her on the street. She doesn’t look anything like Flo out of makeup.
She’s Written a Play
She wrote a play about her and her sister Jennifer. The name of the play is Those Courtney Girls.
She’s a Bringhamton University Grad
She received her English degree from Bringhamton in 1992. While there she was in quite a few plays.
She Sports a Membership in The Groundlings
This is the legendary group in LA of people who do improv and sketch comedy.
She’s a Comedian
It’s not hard to imagine her doing stand up. She’s very funny in the commercials.
You’ve Seen Her Other Places
She’s been in Mad Men and 2 Broke Girls, along with other shows.
Progressive Wasn’t Her First Commercial
She’s been in a lot of commercials, like McDonald’s, Bud Light, and others.