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Tina Fey


Elizabeth Stamatina Fey was born in 1970 in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, just west of Philadelphia, to Xenobia "Jeanne" (Xenakes), a brokerage employee, and Donald Henry Fey, who wrote grant proposals for universities. Her mother is Greek, born in Piraeus, while her father had German, Scottish, and English ancestry. Going by the name of Tina, Fey ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Golden Globes. Another 36 wins & 104 nominations. See more awards »

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  Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series) (created by - 26 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (written by - 2 episodes, 2015)
- Episode #2.12 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.11 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.10 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.9 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.8 (2016) ... (creator)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (head writer - 130 episodes, 1999 - 2006) (writer - 51 episodes, 1997 - 2004) (written by - 1 episode, 2015) (additional sketch - 1 episode, 2011) (supervising writer - 1 episode, 2000) (writing supervisor - 1 episode, 2000)
- Tracy Morgan/Demi Lovato (2015) ... (written by)
- Jimmy Fallon/Michael Bublé (2011) ... (additional sketch)
- Kevin Spacey/Nelly Furtado (2006) ... (head writer)
- Julia Louis-Dreyfus/Paul Simon (2006) ... (head writer)
- Tom Hanks/Red Hot Chili Peppers (2006) ... (head writer)
 2015 Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (written by)
 2015 72nd Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) (special material)
 2014 71st Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) (special material)
  30 Rock (TV Series) (created by - 137 episodes, 2006 - 2013) (written by - 31 episodes, 2006 - 2013)
- Hogcock!/Last Lunch (2013) ... (creator) / (written by - segment "Last Lunch")
- A Goon's Deed in a Weary World (2013) ... (creator)
- Florida (2013) ... (creator)
- Game Over (2013) ... (creator)
- My Whole Life Is Thunder (2012) ... (creator)
 2013 70th Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) (special material)
 2007 30 Rock: Kenneth the Webpage (TV Series) (creator)
 2004 Mean Girls (screenplay)
 2003 Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Halftime Special (TV Movie) (head writer)
 2002 NBC 75th Anniversary Special (TV Special)
 2002 The Colin Quinn Show (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Final Show (2002) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... (writer)
- Pilot (2002) ... (writer)
 1999 Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special documentary) (head writer) / (written by)
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Other Works:

Voice-over for two princesses in the pinball machine Medieval Madness, one with a "cockney type" accent and one operatic singer princess. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 13 Interviews | 34 Articles | 16 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Tina Faye | Elizabeth Fey

Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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I think there's a huge overlap in the middle, where funny is just funny - everyone gets it and laughs at that. But then I think there are certain kinds of jokes that women prefer and certain kinds that men prefer. Like, men will gravitate towards screaming and bears fighting robots. On the female side, if left alone, we will drift towards more and more character detail and minutiae. The tiniest ... See more »

Trivia:

Received her Bachelor's degree in drama from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia (1992). See more »

Trademark:

Facial scar on left side See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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