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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 has German, Scottish, and English ancestry. Going by the name of Tina, Fey ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Golden Globes. Another 35 wins & 96 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)
 2015 Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (written by)
 2015 The 72nd Annual 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)
- 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)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (head writer - 130 episodes, 1999 - 2006) (writer - 49 episodes, 1997 - 2002) (additional sketch - 1 episode, 2011) (supervising writer - 1 episode, 2000) (writing supervisor - 1 episode, 2000)
- 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)
- Lindsay Lohan/Pearl Jam (2006) ... (head writer)
 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)
Show Show Actress (33 credits)
Show Show Producer (8 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (8 credits)
Show Show Thanks (5 credits)
Show Show Self (150 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (36 credits)

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Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 12 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 try to keep learning, but I do think there is some . . . If you ask someone else, they would probably tell you there is something to do with gender and telling the truth about women. At least, as truthfully as I can see it. To let them be flawed in the way they are flawed. I don't know. I like to write about women, not so much about the way they relate to men, but about the way they relate to ... See more »

Trivia:

Her paternal grandfather, Heinrich "Henry" Fey, was of German descent, and her paternal grandmother, Mildred Ada (Ritchie), had Scottish, German, and English ancestry. Tina's mother is Greek, born in Piraeus. See more »

Trademark:

Characters wanting to be mothers See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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