02/15/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Aubrey Plaza: Amy Poehler Casts Her Sidekick (VIDEO)

Amy Poehler has a new sidekick.

The Hollywood Reporter reports:

Upright Citizens Brigade player Aubrey Plaza has landed a co-starring role opposite UCB alumna Amy Poehler on NBC's upcoming comedy series starring Poehler.

Plaza also has been cast in the Universal comedy feature "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World" opposite Michael Cera.

NBC's untitled Poehler project, from "The Office" masterminds Greg Daniels and Mike Schur, is set in the office of Amy (Poehler), deputy chairman of the department of parks and recreations in Pawnee, Ind. Plaza will play April, an intern who shadows her.

Here is Plaza doing a Sarah Silverman impression: