Lake Siegel Bell (March 24, 1979) is an American actress, director, and screenwriter born in New York City.
She has starred in various television series, including Boston Legal, Surface, How to Make It in America, Childrens Hospital and others. Her movie credentials include Over Her Dead Body, What Happens in Vegas, It’s Complicated, No Strings Attached, No Escape, The Secret Life of Pets, Home Again and others. Besides acting career Lake Bell is actively pursuing the other side of the business – since 2012 she wrote and directed several movies, including In a World… and I Do… Until I Don’t.
Her latest works include cartoon sequel The Secret Life of Pets 2 and ABC sitcom series Bless This Mess, which after its initial 6 episodes run back in May 2019 was renewed for another go this autumn.
Lake Bell is married to tatoo artist Scott Campbell. Happy couple met on the set of the HBO seris How to make it in America and got hitched in 2012. Together they are rasing two children – daughter Nova and son Ozgood.
Bell was listed as number 45 on Femme Fatales’ list of the 50 Sexiest Women of 2003; 6th on British Vogue’s list of the 10 Best Dressed Women of 2007, 32nd on Maxim’s Hot 100 of 2008, 44th on Maxim’s Hot 100 of 2012 and 89th on AskMen’s 99 Most Desirable Women of 2012.