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Tina Fey

Tina Fey
Writer-comedian Tina Fey was born Elizabeth Stamatina Fey on May 18, 1970. She got her start in comedy at The Second City Chicago Theatre. While at Second City, Fey was scooped up by "Saturday Night Live," where she served as the show's first female head writer, and later, a regular cast member and co-anchor of the Weekend Update segment. During the 2008 presidential campaign, Fey's popularity grew due to her portrayal of Gov. Sarah Palin on "Saturday Night Live." Fey also created her own TV show, NBC's "30 Rock." Her recent movie work includes "Baby Mama" and "Mean Girls." In 2008, Fey was voted The Associated Press' Entertainer of the Year.
Writer-comedian Tina Fey was born Elizabeth Stamatina Fey on May 18, 1970. She got her start in comedy at The Second City Chicago Theatre. While at Second City, Fey was scooped up by "Saturday Night Live," where she served as the show's first female head writer, and later, a regular cast member and co-anchor of the Weekend Update segment. During the 2008 presidential campaign, Fey's popularity grew due to her portrayal of Gov. Sarah Palin on "Saturday Night Live." Fey also created her own TV show, NBC's "30 Rock." Her recent movie work includes "Baby Mama" and "Mean Girls." In 2008, Fey was voted The Associated Press' Entertainer of the Year. « Show less

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  • Will You Recognize 'Kimmy Schmidt''s Sara Chase At Infinity's Forward Fest?

    Will You Recognize 'Kimmy Schmidt''s Sara Chase At Infinity's Forward Fest?
    Actress and singer Sara Chase, who'll perform at the Forward Festival at Hartford's Infinity Hall on Sunday, May 24, had already appeared in movies ("The Other Guys," with Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg), on television ("Arrested Development," "The...
  • 'SNL's' Kate McKinnon on Hillary Clinton: 'I just love her so dearly'

    'SNL's' Kate McKinnon on Hillary Clinton: 'I just love her so dearly'
    Kate McKinnon's "Saturday Night Live" portrayal of Hillary Rodham Clinton, which she reprised this weekend ahead of Clinton's presidential bid announcement on Sunday, has been winning universal raves -- not that the 31-year-old actress would know. "I...
  • Satirical knives ready to carve up presidential candidates

    Satirical knives ready to carve up presidential candidates
    I was feeling pretty bad about the state of political satire on TV until I saw Kate McKinnon of "Saturday Night Live" mock Hillary Clinton last week on the eve of the former secretary of state's presidential announcement. Practicing her announcement...
  • Letterman draws biggest audience in 21 years with finale

    Letterman draws biggest audience in 21 years with finale
    Comic celebrities turned out for David Letterman's late-night farewell — and so did his biggest audience in more than 21 years. The Nielsen company said Thursday that 13.76 million viewers saw Letterman end his 33-year career as a late-night TV...
  • David Letterman offers sincerity in making his final round of goodbyes

    David Letterman offers sincerity in making his final round of goodbyes
    “I'll be honest with you,” David Letterman said at the outset of his very last TV show after more than three decades. “It's beginning to look like I'm not going to get 'The Tonight Show.'“ What he did get, on show No. 6028...
  • David Letterman signs off from 'Late Show'

    David Letterman signs off from 'Late Show'
    David Letterman closed out his 33 years as a late-night host on Wednesday with a star-studded finale that ended with his favorite band the Foo Fighters playing "Everlong," the song that welcomed him back after his heart bypass surgery in 2000. The Foo...
  • David Letterman signs off with star-studded finale

    David Letterman signs off with star-studded finale
    David Letterman was ushered into retirement Wednesday by four presidents declaring "our long national nightmare is over" and a succession of stars delivering a final Top Ten list of things they always wanted to say to the late-night host. The taped...
  • The No. 1 reason fans are turning out: They love David Letterman

    The No. 1 reason fans are turning out: They love David Letterman
    In his final weeks as host of CBS' "Late Show," David Letterman has recruited a cavalcade of bold-face names, including President Obama, Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Tina Fey, Oprah Winfrey and even, rumor has it, former archrival Jay Leno. But for the...
  • Late-night legend David Letterman led way for others

    David Letterman is an American legend because of his remarkable contradictions. He didn't get what he wanted — hosting "The Tonight Show" and succeeding Johnny Carson — but he gained a record 33-year run in late night. He didn't earn the...
  • Saturday Highlights & Weekend Talk: 'This Is Where I Leave You'

    Saturday Highlights & Weekend Talk: 'This Is Where I Leave You'
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of May 10 - 16, 2015 in PDF format  This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES Orphan Black Sarah (Tatiana Maslany) is...
  • Bill Clinton, George Clooney, Oprah visit Letterman

    How to top a declaration of love from Cher and Tina Fey's shedding a dress? Bring on more blockbuster guests as David Letterman winds down his 33-year run in late night. Of course, Fey's removing her dress on Thursday's show will be hard to top....