Lauren Adams is an American actress who portrays Gretchen Chalker and Admiral Gretchen in a recurring role on Netflix's original show Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.


Lauren Adams is an actor and improviser living in New York City. She hails from Maryland and has a degree from Elon University in North Carolina. You can catch her doing comedy at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre from time to time. Lauren loves dogs and pizza which are totally common things to love. [1]


  • Born in Washington D.C., she was raised in Maryland.
  • She moved to New York to work as an actress and comedienne.
  • She has appeared in multiple Upright Citizens Brigade Comedy Originals, debuting in the sketch "Good Cop" in 2010.