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Tina Fey

American actress, comedian, writer and producer, known for her work on the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live , the NBC comedy series 30 Rock, and films such as Mean Girls , Baby Mama , and Date Night add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1970.

Countries: United States (77%), (11%), Trinidad and Tobago (4%)

Main connections: Amy Poehler, Steve Carell, Date Night

Linked to: Entertainment Weekly, Associated Press, New York Post, University of Virginia

 

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Tina Fey was born in 1970 add something


1976

Saturday Night Live - Chevy Chase's bumbling impression of then-president Gerald Ford during the 1976 presidential election was cited as an influence on the election, and a quote commonly attributed to 2008 vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin stating "I can see Russia from my house" was actually spoken by SNL cast member Tina Fey while portraying Palin


1992

She graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in drama add something


1994

The October 18 show had the best ratings of any "SNL" show since 1994 add something


1995

Saturday Night Live - By 1995, Farley and Sandler were fired, and Mike Myers, another popular cast member, had left for a film career, but a new cast waited to replace them, featuring the likes of Will Ferrell, Jimmy Fallon, and Tina Fey


1997

In 1997, Fey and other members of The Second City provided voices for the pinball game Medieval Madness add something

 

While performing shows with The Second City in 1997, Fey submitted several scripts to NBC's variety show "Saturday Night Live" , at the request of its head writer Adam McKay, a former performer at Second City add something

 

Scott Adsit - He appeared in the 1997 PBS documentary about the process of creating the multi-award winning Second City review, Paradigm Lost, "Second to None" along with castmates Tina Fey, Kevin Dorff, Rachel Dratch, Jenna Jolovitz and Jim Zulevic

 

Jim Zulevic - He starred in nine stage revues, including "Paradigm Lost" in 1997 with Tina Fey and Rachel Dratch


1999

In 1999, McKay stepped down as head writer, which led Michaels to approach Fey for the position add something


2000

In 2000, Fey began performing in sketches, and she and Jimmy Fallon became co-anchors of "SNL's Weekend Update" segment add something

 

In 2000, Fey partnered with fellow "SNL" cast member Rachel Dratch in the Off Broadway two-woman show "Dratch & Fey" at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in New York City add something

 

Jimmy Fallon - He became co-anchor of "Weekend Update" with Tina Fey with the October 7, 2000 season premiere


2001

In 2001, "Entertainment Weekly" named Fey as one of their Entertainers of the Year for her work on "Weekend Update" add something

 

They dated for seven years before marrying in a Greek Orthodox ceremony on June 3, 2001 add something


2002

Fey was ranked in the Hot 100 List at number 80 on "Maxim" magazine in 2002 add something

 

In 2002, Fey appeared in the surreal comedy "Martin & Orloff" add something

 

In 2002, Fey suggested a pilot episode for a situation comedy about a cable news network to NBC, who rejected it add something

 

The following year at the 2002 Emmy awards ceremony, she and the writing team won the Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program add something


2004

In 2004 she adapted the screenplay "Mean Girls" in which she co-starred add something

 

In a 2004 interview, Fey expressed that she would like to write and direct movies in which she has small parts add something

 

She made her debut as writer and co-star of the 2004 teen comedy "Mean Girls" add something

 

The pairing of Fey and Fallon ended in May 2004 when Fallon last appeared as a cast member add something

 

Lindsay Lohan - Following Mean Girls, which was scripted by Tina Fey and featured several alumni of Saturday Night Live, Lohan hosted the show three times between 2004 and 2006, as well as hosting the 2006 World Music Awards.


2005

Seth Meyers - In 2005, he was promoted to writing supervisor, and in January 2006 he became co-head writer, sharing the role with Tina Fey and Andrew Steele

 

Horatio Sanz - At the beginning of "Saturday Night Live's" 31st season, he was the temporary replacement for Tina Fey as Amy Poehler's Weekend Update co-anchor while Fey was on maternity leave until she resumed her duties on October 22, 2005


2006

After leaving "SNL" in 2006, she created the television series "30 Rock", a situation comedy loosely based on her experiences at "SNL" add something

 

In 2006, Fey worked on a movie script for Paramount Pictures, which was to feature Sacha Baron Cohen, by the name of "Curly Oxide and Vic Thrill", based loosely on the true story of a Hasidic rock musician add something

 

She received her $SAG_Card after appearing in "Artie Lange's Beer League" released in 2006, in which she was compelled to join for " add something

 

In October 2006, the pilot aired on NBC as "30 Rock" add something

 

Scott Adsit - In 2006, he joined the cast of "30 Rock" with former Second City castmate Tina Fey


2007

Fey was among the Time 100, a list of the 100 most influential people in the world, in 2007 and 2009, as selected annually by "Time" magazine add something

 

In 2007, Fey placed seventh on the Hot 100 List on AfterEllen.com add something

 

In 2007, she was cast in the animated comedy film "Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters" as the Aqua Teens' mother, a giant burrito add something

 

In 2007, the "New York Post" included Fey in New York's 50 Most Powerful Women, ranking her at number 33 add something

 

On August 13, 2007, Fey made a guest appearance on the children's television series "Sesame Street", in the episode, "The Bookaneers" add something

 

The network renewed the series for a second season, which began in October 2007 add something

 

She appeared as a guest judge on the November 25, 2007 episode of the Food Network program "Iron Chef America" add something

 

Jason Sudeikis - Sudeikis had a recurring guest role on the NBC series "30 Rock" with friend Tina Fey in early 2007, appearing in a total of seven episodes


2008

Fey and former "SNL" castmate Amy Poehler starred in the 2008 comedy "Baby Mama" add something

 

Fey's projects after 2008 include her lending her voice to the character Lisa in the English language version of the Japanese animated film "Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea" add something

 

In 2008, she starred in the comedy film "Baby Mama", alongside former "SNL" co-star Amy Poehler add something

 

In 2008, the Associated Press gave Fey the AP Entertainer of the Year award for her satirical portrayal of Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin in a guest appearance on "SNL" add something

 

She has done commercials for American Express credit card in 2008, and Garnier Nutrisse hair color in 2012 add something

 

She was selected by Barbara Walters as one of America's 10 Most Fascinating People of 2008 add something

 

The newspaper editors and broadcast producers of the Associated Press voted Fey the AP Entertainer of the Year as the performer who had the greatest impact on culture and entertainment in 2008, citing her impression of Sarah Palin on "SNL" add something

 

In April 2008, she participated in Night of Too Many Stars, a comedy show benefit for autism education add something

 

On the 34th season premiere episode, aired September 13, 2008, Fey imitated Palin in a sketch, alongside Amy Poehler as Hillary Clinton add something

 

From September to November 2008, Fey made frequent guest appearances on "SNL" to perform a series of parodies of Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin add something

 

Steve Carell - Carell filmed a movie during late 2008 opposite Tina Fey, titled "Date Night"

 

Jeff Richmond - In 2008, Richmond composed the score to the film "Baby Mama", which starred his wife, Tina Fey, opposite good friend Amy Poehler


2009

Fey's featured article for the 2009 list was written by "30 Rock" co-star, Alec Baldwin add something

 

She was the 2009 national spokesperson for the Light the Night Walk, which benefits the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society add something

 

In December 2009, "Entertainment Weekly" put her impersonation on its end-of-the-decade "best-of" list, writing, "Fey's freakishly spot-on "SNL" impersonation of the wannabe VP made for truly transcendent television add something

 

Jim Parsons - In August 2009, Parsons won the Television Critics Association *award for individual achievement in comedy, beating Alec Baldwin, Tina Fey, Steve_Carell, and Neil Patrick Harris


2010

Fey next appeared alongside Steve Carell in the 2010 comedy film "Date Night" and with Will Ferrell in the animated film "Megamind" add something

 

In 2010, Fey was the recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, the youngest-ever winner of the award add something

 

Fey returned to "SNL" in April 2010, and reprised her impression of Palin in one sketch titled " Sarah Palin Network" add something

 

In June 2010, it was announced she would receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2011 add something

 

Dean Winters - Aside from being replaced by Weber when the pilot was picked up for series production, Winters was away from acting until the spring of 2010, when Tina Fey brought him back to "30 Rock" and he started work on the Mayhem campaign

 

Common (rapper) - He starred as a corrupt cop in the 2010 comedy "Date Night" with Steve Carell and Tina Fey

 

Common (entertainer) - He starred as a corrupt cop in the 2010 comedy "Date Night" with Steve Carell and Tina Fey

 

Mila Kunis - Kunis was cast in a minor role in the 2010 comedy film "Date Night", starring Tina Fey and Steve Carell

 

Date Night - "'Date Night"' is a 2010 comedy crime film directed by Shawn Levy and starring Steve Carell and Tina Fey


2011

In 2011, Fey narrated "The Secret Life of Girls", a two-hour-long radio documentary produced by The Kitchen Sisters add something

 

On April 5, 2011, her book, a humorous autobiography entitled "Bossypants", was released add something

 

Ellie Goulding - She appeared as the musical guest on the 700th episode of the "Saturday Night Live", broadcast 7 May 2011 and hosted by Tina Fey


2012

In 2012, Fey made her rapping debut on Childish Gambino 's mixtape named "Royalty" add something

 

On May 11, 2012, it was announced that the show had been renewed for a seventh and final season, to premiere October 4, 2012, with only 13 episodes add something

 

On October 15, 2012 it was announced that Fey would be hosting the Golden Globe awards on January 13, 2013 along with her long-time friend and fellow comedian, Amy Poehler add something


2013

In 2013, "Entertainment Weekly" crowned Fey as "The Once and Future Queen" in their feature on "Women Who Run TV," calling her "the funniest woman in the free world add something

 

On January 13, 2013, Fey hosted the Golden Globe awards, along with her long-time friend and fellow comedian, Amy Poehler add something

 

Admission (2013 film) - "'Admission"' is a 2013 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Paul Weitz and starring Tina Fey and Paul Rudd


2014

Fey later starred in the 2014 comedy-drama "This Is Where I Leave You", helmed by "Date Night" director Shawn Levy add something

 

Timothy Olyphant - In 2014, Olyphant had a supporting role in "This Is Where I Leave You" opposite Tina Fey

 

Bonnie Dennison - In 2014, she was cast as one of the leads in a Fox comedy pilot executive produced by Matt Hubbard and Tina Fey, portraying the role of Thena

 

Amy Poehler - In 2014, she won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Television Series - Comedy at the 71st Golden Globe *awards, which she co-hosted with Tina Fey

 

Hocus Pocus (1993 film) - In July 2014, it was announced that Disney was developing a supernatural-themed film about witches, and that Tina Fey was on board as a producer and star


2015

In 2015, Fey created and produced the television comedy "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" with fellow "30 Rock"-alumni Robert Carlock add something

 

In 2015, she created and produced the television series "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" for NBC, although it was eventually moved to Netflix add something

 

The show premiered on March 6, 2015 to critical acclaim add something

 

On July 16, 2015, the series was nominated for seven Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Comedy Series add something


2016

She starred in the 2016 film "Whiskey Tango Foxtrot" add something

 

Nicole Richie - In early 2016, Richie auditioned for a role in the upcoming NBC sitcom, "Great News", created by Tracey Wigfield and produced by Wigfield and Tina Fey, which is set in the world of television news


2017

In 2017, Fey recurred as Diana St. Tropez on the NBC sitcom "Great News", which she co-executive produces add something

 

Busy Philipps - In 2017, Philipps signed on as co-lead opposite Casey Wilson in Tina Fey's comedy pilot "The Sackett Sisters" for NBC

 

Casey Wilson - In March 2017, Wilson signed on as co-lead opposite Busy Philipps in Tina Fey's comedy pilot "The Sackett Sisters" for NBC


 

In 2018, Fey received the Herb Sargent award for Comedy Excellence from the Writers Guild of America together with Robert Carlock add something

 

Her most recent hosting appearance was on May 19, 2018, during which she revived her Sarah Palin impression add something

 

Nicki Minaj - On May 19, 2018, Minaj was the musical guest for the finale of the 43rd season of "Saturday Night Live"; the show was hosted by Tina Fey, whom Minaj appeared with in an unaired sketch

 

Minajesty (perfume) - On May 19, 2018, Minaj was the musical guest for the finale of the 43rd season of "Saturday Night Live"; the show was hosted by Tina Fey, whom Minaj appeared with in an unaired sketch

 

Minajesty - On May 19, 2018, Minaj was the musical guest for the finale of the 43rd season of "Saturday Night Live"; the show was hosted by Tina Fey, whom Minaj appeared with in an unaired sketch


2019

The film, which is longtime collaborator Amy Poehler's directorial debut, will be released on Netflix in 2019 add something