17 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets From Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Chelsea Peretti and Andy Samberg are actually childhood friends just like their characters on the show!
And they’re both from Brooklyn! The two grew up together in the same Brooklyn neighborhood and attended the same elementary school. This was written into the show and Jake and Gina have also been friends since childhood! Can you imagine growing up and working on a hit TV show with the boy next door?! The two also have very personal roots in Brooklyn, and while the show isn’t filmed there, it makes their devotion to the fake BK precinct that much more authentic!