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Tina Fey

Tina Fey

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Famous as :

Actress, writer, producer

Birth Name :

Elizabeth Stamatina Fey

Birth Date :

May 18, 1970

Birth Place :

Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, USA

Spouse :

Jeff Richmond (composer, since 3-Jun-01)

Claim to fame :

Cast member of sketch comedy "Saturday Night Live" (1998-2008)

Biography


Tina Fey's milestone in professional acting was kicked off when she joined the Chicago-based improvisational comedy group The Second City as a featured player. Simultaneously recruited as a writer for the hit show "Saturday Night Live", she later on became its head writer. As time went by, she became one of its performers, widely recognized as co-anchor in the "Weekend Update" segment. In 2004, in between her times on the show, she expanded her career by writing the screenplay for "Mean Girls". She, additionally, also co-starred in the teen comedy film.

In line with her increasing popularity in showbiz, Fey decided to leave "SNL" in 2006 and preferred to focus on the satirical television sitcom "30 Rock", which she created loosely based on her experiences at "SNL". She herself also co-starred in the series as the head writer of a fictional sketch comedy series. Two years later, she gave hand at big screen features, acting in comedy film "Baby Mama". Some other flicks she had starred in among others were "Date Night" and "Megamind".

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Amy Poehler and Tina Fey Show Off Dance Moves in First Look of 'Sisters'

January 13, 2015 04:33:25 GMT

and show their dynamics in the first look for their new movie "". Debuted online just before the duo took the hosting gig at the 2015 Golden Globe Awards for the last time on Sunday night, January 11, the video sees the close friends who previously worked together in 2008's "" doing fun things together as sisters.
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Poke Fun at 'The Interview', Omit TV in Golden Globes Opening Monologue

January 12, 2015 08:28:39 GMT

and gave their best in their third and final time hosting the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, January 11. The duo wouldn't shy away from recent headline-grabbing scandals including the Sony hacking case and sexual assault allegations.
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Tina Fey Says 'Heck Yes' to Bill Cosby Jokes at 2015 Golden Globe Awards

January 09, 2015 18:26:21 GMT

and will not shy away from difficult topics when hosting the upcoming 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards this coming weekend. "Oh, heck yes!" Fey exclaimed in an interview with Access Hollywood when asked if they would take a dig at following his mounting sexual assault allegations.
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Tina Fey, Meryl Streep and More Hollywood Stars React to Charlie Hebdo Shooting

January 08, 2015 07:57:12 GMT

and were among many celebrities who reacted to the Charlie Hebdo shooting. On Wednesday, January 7, 12 people were killed in an armed attack at the Paris headquarters of the satirical newspaper.
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Golden Globes 2015 Promo: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Reveal Who They're Wearing

November 28, 2014 03:01:47 GMT

and get ready for their hosting gig at the upcoming 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards. In a promo for the show, the former "" alumnae reveal who they're wearing for the big event but what they say is actually not real designer names.
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Tina Fey's New Comedy 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Moves to Netflix

November 22, 2014 01:05:07 GMT

and Robert Carlock's new comedy "" was once set for a midseason on NBC but it now belongs to Netflix. The major move came after the Peacock left it off the network's fall schedule.
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Margot Robbie May Join Tina Fey in Black Comedy 'Taliban Shuffle'

October 23, 2014 00:31:31 GMT

is eying a transition to comedic role. The "" star reportedly is in talks to join in Paramount's adaptation of the wartime memoir "".
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FOX Passes on Tina Fey's Comedy 'Cabot College'

August 19, 2014 03:45:35 GMT

FOX isn't ready to make a long-term commitment with . The network has passed on "Cabot College" which was set to be executive produced by Fey, "" co-executive producer Matt Hubbard and another co-showrunner Robert Carlock.
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Tina Fey Is Producing Untitled Witch Project Which Is NOT 'Hocus Pocus 2'

July 03, 2014 01:12:21 GMT

Rumor floated around recently that was bringing back "Hocus Pocus" for a Disney sequel. However, a new report said it was not the cult 1993 comedy that Fey was developing but another supernatural-themed feature instead.
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Jason Bateman, Tina Fey Are Siblings in 'This Is Where I Leave You' Trailer

May 29, 2014 03:44:26 GMT

takes center stage in a dysfunctional family comedy "" which first trailer has just been released. Bateman stars as Judd who had everything going on in his life until he caught his wife in bed with his boss.
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Amy Poehler to Join Tina Fey in New Comedy 'The Nest'

April 09, 2014 14:29:55 GMT

Funny duo and are to star opposite each other in Universal's comedy "The Nest". It has been reported that Poehler is in final negotiations to star in the project which will be directed by Jason Moore of "".
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Tina Fey Denies 'Mean Girls' Sequel Rumor

March 13, 2014 08:01:04 GMT

responds to the rumor suggesting she's working on a "" sequel. The rumor emerged after said on "" that Tina told her about a reunion plan, but the "" alum denies it.
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2014 SAG Awards Red Carpet Ruled by Kerry Washington, Malin Akerman

January 19, 2014 01:53:47 GMT

Hollywood stars arrived at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles to celebrate the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday, January 18. Making a statement on the red carpet was and her baby bump.
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Say They Land 'Star Wars' Role, J.J. Abrams Responds

December 13, 2013 07:22:51 GMT

and are cast in "Star Wars Episode 7", or so they say. The actresses who will reprise their duties as hosts for the upcoming Golden Globe Awards joke in an interview with Entertainment Weekly for its newest issue that they are going to play Darth Vader's mothers.
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Golden Globes Promo: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Tease Their 'Opening Song'

December 07, 2013 04:26:00 GMT

and try to show their musical skills in the first promo for the 2014 Golden Globe Awards, but end up singing off key. The duo wants to preview the opening song they wrote for the upcoming event with Poehler giving the first note on the piano, but they don't give anything beyond that since they're arguing over the right key.
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NBC Orders New Tina Fey Comedy Starring Ellie Kemper

November 01, 2013 02:41:30 GMT

and NBC enter into new business pact. The network has given a straight-to-series order to a comedy from the "" creator/star and her writing and executive producer partner Robert Carlock, who worked on all seven seasons of "30 Rock".
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Not Making $4 Million Each for Hosting Golden Globes

October 23, 2013 06:46:39 GMT

and won't make as much as $4 million each for hosting the upcoming Golden Globe Awards. Story broke out earlier that both comedienne would earn such big amount of money from their second stint at the annual event, but their representatives have denied the claim.
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Return as Golden Globes Hosts for the Next Two Years

October 16, 2013 01:56:23 GMT

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has sealed the hosts for its annual Golden Globe Awards for the next two years. and have signed a two-year deal to return as the hosts of the 2014 and 2015 telecasts.
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'Saturday Night Live' Video: Aaron Paul Makes Surprise Cameo, Tina Fey Spoofs 'Girls'

September 30, 2013 02:26:40 GMT

"" did feature a "" star in its season premiere on September 28. made a surprise cameo on the -hosted episode, appearing as his character Jesse Pinkman who joined Jay Pharoah's President Obama in a press conference.
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'SNL' Season Premiere Promo: Tina Fey Pokes Fun at Her Emmys Wardrobe Malfunction

September 25, 2013 07:39:15 GMT

reminds fans of her "" return this weekend by appearing in a promo for the show's 39th season premiere. She admits in the video which also features regular cast member Kennan Thompson, "It feels great to be back."
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Picture of Tina Fey's Nip Slip at Emmy Awards Emerges Online

September 24, 2013 00:59:36 GMT

suffered a nip slip at the Primetime Emmy Awards, and it was caught on camera. The "" star accidentally revealed more than she intended to when on stage collecting her win with fellow writer Tracey Wigfield for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series.
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Tina Fey, Miley Cyrus and Bruce Willis Booked as 'SNL' Hosts This Fall

September 10, 2013 01:42:08 GMT

is back on "" again after leaving the variety series in 2006. The comedienne, who was a head writer and is a frequent guest on the show, is set to host the season premiere on September 28.
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to Present at Emmy Awards Together

September 06, 2013 04:12:19 GMT

Comic duo and will once again team up for an awards show, but not as hosts. The comediennes, who earned praises for their Golden Globe hosting stint, are going to present together at the 65th annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
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Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph to Honor Carol Burnett at Kennedy Center Ceremony

September 05, 2013 04:11:33 GMT

The Kennedy Center's 16th annual ceremony for the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor will be an event full of jokes. The performing arts center announces that comediennes , and are set to honor the award recipient, , at the upcoming October 20 ceremony.
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Asked to Return as Golden Globe Hosts

August 27, 2013 02:07:36 GMT

and may team up for a second Golden Globe hosting gig. Deadline reports that the two funny ladies are approached to return as hosts for the 71st edition of the annual awards-giving show set to take place in 2014.
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Tina Fey Shows Footage of Office Burglary on David Letterman's Show

August 23, 2013 08:24:03 GMT

has become a victim of burglary and she has a proof of it. Stopping by "" on Wednesday, August 21, the comedienne shared footage from a surveillance camera which showed a man with a blurred out face entering her office in New York City and walking away with her laptop containing all her ideas.
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Tina Fey's Collegiate Comedy Lands at FOX With Series Commitment

August 17, 2013 04:58:01 GMT

FOX has just scored a new hot sitcom from "" trio after competitive bidding wars among broadcast networks, The Hollywood Reporter says. The project gets a straight-to-series order, completely bypassing the pilot process like "" and "".
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Networks in Bidding War Over Tina Fey's College Comedy

August 15, 2013 06:37:03 GMT

has sparked a bidding war among networks with her new project. The Emmy Award-winning writer and actress teams up with "" writer Matt Hubbard to pen a new comedy, which is reportedly eyed by multiple networks.
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Kanye West and Tina Fey Pictured Filming Brawl Scenes for 'Anchorman 2'

May 12, 2013 09:46:52 GMT

New pictures taken from the set of "" have just emerged. They show a slew of high-profile celebrities like rapper and comedienne filming brawl scenes for their cameo appearance.
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Tina Fey Surprised by Taylor Swift's 'Special Place in Hell' Comment

March 06, 2013 13:42:57 GMT

was mad at and for cracking a joke about her love life on live television, and the "" actress didn't see that coming. In a premiere event for her new movie "Admissions", the 42-year-old star told E! News she was surprised by Swift's reaction.
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