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Kay Cannon

Kay Cannon graduated from Reed-Custer High School in Braidwood, Illinois. She received her BA in Theatre and MA in Education at Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois. She trained in improvisation at The Second City and I.O. (ImprovOlympic) in Chicago. She married Saturday Night Live (1975) cast member and former 30 Rock (2006) guest star Jason ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (co-producer)
 2012-2014 New Girl (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 48 episodes)
- Cruise (2014) ... (co-executive producer)
- Dance (2014) ... (co-executive producer)
- Big News (2014) ... (co-executive producer)
- Mars Landing (2014) ... (co-executive producer)
- Fired Up (2014) ... (co-executive producer)
  30 Rock (TV Series) (co-producer - 22 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (supervising producer - 21 episodes, 2012) (producer - 17 episodes, 2010 - 2011)
- What Will Happen to the Gang Next Year? (2012) ... (supervising producer)
- The Return of Avery Jessup (2012) ... (supervising producer)
- Queen of Jordan 2: The Mystery of the Phantom Pooper (2012) ... (supervising producer)
- Live from Studio 6H (2012) ... (supervising producer)
- Murphy Brown Lied to Us (2012) ... (supervising producer)
 2008 Baby Mama (co-producer)
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