Tami Sagher is an American comedy writer, producer, and actress. She has written for the TV shows 30 Rock, Psych, MADtv and Inside Amy Schumer. She was a staff writer on the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother, leaving before the show's final season. In addition, she has contributed to This American Life.[1]

Tami Sagher
Alma materUniversity of Chicago
  • Writer
  • actress
  • comedian
Years active1996–present

A native of Chicago, she studied mathematics at the University of Chicago before joining Boom Chicago and then Second City.[2]

Sagher has been nominated for 4 Writers Guild of America Awards, three for MADtv[3] and one (in 2008 in the category of Best Comedy Series) for the third season of 30 Rock.[4]

Her performing includes playing an improv performer in Don't Think Twice,[5] as well as various appearances on TV sitcoms and sketch shows.


  1. ^ "Radio Archive by Contributor: Tami Sagher". This American Life. Retrieved 2015-03-16.
  2. ^ "The Core: College Magazine of the University of Chicago". thecore.uchicago.edu. Retrieved 2017-01-28.
  3. ^ Tami Sagher on IMDb
  4. ^ "2009 Writers Guild Awards Television, Radio, News, Promotional Writing, and Graphic Animation Nominees Announced". WGA. 2008. Archived from the original on 2008-12-12. Retrieved 2008-12-12.
  5. ^ http://dontthinktwicemovie.com/

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