In middle school, Cristin Milioti found her love of acting at Long Lake Camp for the Arts in Upstate New York. She attended Cherry Hill High School East, graduating in 2003. She took acting classes at New York University, but dropped out during her freshman year. However, she is still listed as an alumna in Tisch’s advertising.
After making her Broadway debut in The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Cristin Milioti starred in Coram Boy and went on to create the role of Girl in the musical adaptation of Once. On television, she’s appeared on 30 Rock and as the titular character in How I Met Your Mother. She starred opposite Leonardo DiCaprio in the upcoming film The Wolf of Wall Street.