The actress that plays Flo in the Progressive Auto Insurance TV commercials is Stephanie Courtney who was born on February 8, 1970 (in Stony Point, New York), making her 44 years old; she has portrayed Flo since 2008.
Although born in New York, Stephanie Courtney is a main company member of the famed Groundlings Theater in Los Angeles, and she has regularly performed in their sketch and improv shows.
Courtney is married to the lighting director for The Groundlings improv theater, Scott Kolanach; they have no children at present.
In the news, we're happy to report that contrary to a recent hoax story, Stephanie Courtney is alive and well!
eBuzzd.com, well known for only posting fake stories, reported that she was killed in a traffic accident, and the story went viral, and as fact.