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Tina Fey


Elizabeth Stamatina Fey was born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, just west of Philadelphia, in 1970, to Jeanne (Xenakes), a brokerage employee, and Donald Fey, who wrote grant proposals for universities. She is of Greek (mother) and German and Scottish (father) descent. Going by the name of Tina, Fey considered herself a "supernerd" during her high ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Golden Globes. Another 31 wins & 87 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.0 (2014) ... (written by)
 2014 71st Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) (special material)
  30 Rock (TV Series) (created by - 138 episodes, 2006 - 2013) (written by - 31 episodes, 2006 - 2013)
- Last Lunch (2013) ... (created by) / (written by)
- Hogcock! (2013) ... (created by)
- A Goon's Deed in a Weary World (2013) ... (created by)
- Florida (2013) ... (created by)
- Game Over (2013) ... (created by)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (head writer - 131 episodes, 1999 - 2006) (writer - 48 episodes, 1997 - 2002) (additional sketch - 1 episode, 2011) (supervising writer - 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)
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Other Works:

Print ads for Garnier Ultra-Lift Transformer daily anti-aging moisturizer. See more »

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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Personal Quote:

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:

Was 4 months pregnant with her daughter Penelope when she took maternity leave from filming 30 Rock (2006). See more »

Trademark:

Characters with embarrassing addictions to junk food See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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