Tina Fey Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 31 May, 2014
Facts of Tina Fey
Date of Birth: 1970 , May-18
Age: 48 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Tina Fey
Birth Name Elizabeth Stamatina Fey
Nick Name Tina
Father Donald Fey
Mother Zenobia Fey
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Upper Darby Township, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Religion Christianity
Ethnicity White
Profession Acting, Modelling
Net Worth $45 Million USD
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Body Measurements 34B-26-34(Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size 34 in
Waist size 26 in
Hip Size 34 in
Neck Size 9
Shoe Size 10
Weight in KG 57 kg
Famous for Actress, comedian, writer, television producer
Married Yes
Married to Jeff Richmond (m. 2001)
Children Penelope Athena Richmond, Alice Zenobia Richmond
Education University of Virginia (BA)
Awards Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series for Last Lunch (Emmy Award)
Online Presence Wikipedia,Twitter
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Born, birth

Elizabeth Stamatina “Tina” Fey was born on May 18, 1970 in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania,USA.

Father, Mother and childhood

She was born to Donald Fey, university grant-proposal writer of half Scottish and half German descent and mother Zenobia “Jeanne” who is brokerage employee of Greek descent. She has an eight years old brother Peter. Her childhood was the inspiration for her career. She grew up watching Young Frankenstein, The Honeymooners, Second City Televison but recalls not being allowed to watch The Flintstones.

School, College

Tina went to Cardington-Stonehurst Elementary School and Beverly Hills Middle School in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. She was an honor student in Upper Darby High School as well a member of the choir, tennis team and drama club, co-editor of the school’s newspaper, The Acorn. She wrote satirical column in the paper, The Colonel, anonymously and was very much interested in comedy. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in drama from University of Virginia.


In the year 1992, she moved to Chicago and start working at a YMCA (young men’s Christian association). Tina auditioned two times and got into a year-long program in the Chicago based improvisational comedy group The Second City as a featured player. Later in 1997 she got into NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live (SNL) as a writer and eventually she became the head writer, the first ever female head writer. She also co anchored in the Weekend Update segment with Jimmy Fallon. Tina was the one who adapted the screenplay Mean Girls in 2004 and also co- starred in it. She left SNL in 2006 to create the television series 30 Rock which presents comedy based on her experience at SNL. In 2008, Tina did a comedy movie Baby Mama along with her SNL co-star A my Poehler and in 2010 she appeared alongside Steve Carell in Comedy film Date Night and in the animated movie Megamind with Will Ferrell. She also has written an autobiographical book Bossypants which was in the New York Times Best Sellers List for 5 weeks. She was very much noticed and praised for the satirical portrayal of Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin on SNL in a guest appearance. Fey was the host of the prestigious Golden Globe Awards on January 13, 2013 along with her friend and fellow comedian Amy Poehler. The hosting got critical acclaim. Amy Poehler and Tina Fey’s duo is considered to be very entertaining and 2013’s Golden Globe proved it.

Marriage, Affairs and divorce

 Tina Fey dated for seven years Jeff Richmond whom she met at Chicago’s Second City and married him in Greek Orthodox ceremony on June 3, 2001.They have two daughters namely: Alice Zenobia Richmond and Penelope Athena Richmond. They live in the upper west side in New York.

Nationality and Ethnicity

She is an American and of German, Scottish and Greek ethnicity.

Net worth

Her estimated net worth is $45 million.

Height, Weight and age

Tina Fey is 1.64 m tall, has a nice body and is aged 43 years old.

Hot pictures

Her lots of hot, sexy and steamy pictures are in the internet.

Awards and achievements

She is a lady who has received plenty of honors. She has eight Emmy Awards, five Screen Actors Guild Awards, four Writers Guild of America Awards and two Golden Globe Awards in her credit. She got Grammy Award nominations for her autobiographical book Bossypants. She also has received the AP Entertainer of the year award for impersonation of vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin. She received Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2010 being the youngest-ever winner.

Job & Future

Tina Fey is on the A-list of Hollywood and is very actively working in the comedy field.