Tina Fey is among the best actresses in the United States of America and the world. She has been known to be a jack of all trades. She is also a comedian and a producer. Her popularity has come from the various good work that she has done. Among her best work is ‘Saturday Night Live.’ She is also the creator of both 30 Rock and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Fey has also made an appearance in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, Sisters and Date Night among many more. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Tina Fey in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
The fans of Fey has claimed that she never ages. So how old is she? Tina Fey was born in the year 1970 on the 18th May. Her birth names were Elizabeth Stamatina Fey. She was born in Upper Derby, Pennsylvania. Her father was Donald Henry Fey. He died in the year 2015. Her mother was Zenobia. Her father used to work as a University official. He worked in the the both University of Pennsylvania and Thomas Jefferson University. He also was grant proposal writer. Her mother served as brokerage employee.
Tina has an elder brother who is eight years elder. She studied at Cardington Stonehurst Elementary School. Later, she went on to join Upper Darby High School. After completing her high school education, she proceeded to join the University of Virginia. She later graduated with a Bachelor degree in Arts. This was in the year 192.
Who is the lucky man that got the attention of Fey? Fey began to date Jeff Richmond in the year 1994. At that time, Jeff was only a pianist. After some time, he did graduate to become a musical director of the Second City but also a composer who worked with 30 Rock’s composers. They got married in the year 2001, and their wedding ceremony was held in the year 2001 on June 3rd. In the year 2005, the couple did welcome their first baby. The baby was named Alice Zenobia Richmond. In 2011, they did welcome their second-born daughter. She was named Penelope Athena Richmond.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Before her role in Saturday Night Live, she was already involved in comedy shows such as Second City. Saturday Night Live did give her a job as a writer and later did leave for New York. At one time, she was an extra, but two years later, she landed a role. Together with Jimmy Fallon, they would be the host of SNL’s Weekend Update. After Jimmy left, together with Amy Poehler, they continued to host it together. That did make them the first two women to host such a show.
She hosted the show until the year 2006. She left so that she can create Rock 30. After some time, she did create Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Her acting skills saw her land a role in a film dubbed Baby Mama. Other movies that she has featured in include Date Night, sisters, Muppets Most Wanted among others. Among the awards that she has been able to win includes Writers Guild of America Award, Emmy Award, Golden Globes Award among many more.
Net Worth & Earnings
There is no doubt that Fey is among the most successful actresses in the world. The question is does that success translate to her net worth. Fey has a net worth of $80 million. The major source of her wealth has been from the acting world. She has featured in multiple movies and comedy shows. She has also produced multiple films.
Tina Fey has built success for herself. Her commitment to making it in the film industry has left so much to be desired. She has been active in the film industry in the year 1997. She has given a huge chunk of her wealth to help the less fortunate.