Tina Fey is an American comedian, writer, producer and actress who first rose to prominence in 1998 through her work as writer and actress on Saturday Night Live. She was born on May 18, 1970 to Jeanne and Donald Fay in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. Her comedy career began in 1997 when she started performing shows with improvisational comedy group The Second City and then joined NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live as a writer. She later became the SNL’s head writer and also a performer.
Along with gaining recognition through her work on Saturday Night Live, Tina Fey also gained further international fame in 2004 through hit film Mean Girls, for which she wrote the screenplay and also co-starred in. In 2006, she decided to leave SNL in order to create comedy television series 30 Rock. The series ran from 2006 to 2013 and garnered a lot of critically acclaimed. Along with this, Tina has also made guest appearances in several other shows such as iCarly, The Simpsons, SpongeBob SquarePants and Saturday Night Live. Since gaining fame in film industry through Mean Girl, Tina Fey has starred in a number of more movies so far including Man of the Year, Baby Mama, Date Night, Megamind, Admission and Muppets Most Wanted.
For her outstanding work throughout the career, Tina Fey has received several awards so far including two Golden Globe Awards, five Screen Actors Guild Awards and eight Emmy Awards. She also released a humorous autobiography entitled in April 2011 which also received positive reviews. In her off-camera life, Fey began dating Jeff Richmond in 1994 and after dating for seven years, the couple married in 2001. Tina and Jeff now have two daughters together, named Alice and Athena.
Tina Fey Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Elizabeth Stamatina Fey
- Nicknames: Tina Fey
- Occupation: Actress, Comedian, Writer
- Date of Birth: May 18, 1970
- Birthplace: Upper Darby Township, Pennsylvania, U.S.
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Height: 5′ 5″ (1.64 m)
Tina Fey Favorite Things:
Given below are the complete details about Tina Fey favorite things such as books, music, food, movie, color, hobbies and restaurants.
- Hobbies and Interests: Sewing, Baking Cookies, Acting
- Favorite Color: Orange
- Favorite Food: Roast Chick and Fries at Athenian Room
- Favorite Book: Leni Riefenstahl’s autobiography
- Favorite Music: N/A
- Favorite Movie: Star Wars
- Favorite Restaurant: Jimmy Johns, Athenian Room, Golden Apple Grill & Breakfast House