Tina Fey Net Worth $70 million
Tina Fey salary $500,000
Tina Fey Net Worth: How rich is Tina Fey? & How much money is Tina Fey worth? Time to find out!
Tina Fey is an American actress, comedian, writer, and producer and her current net worth is $70 million.
Born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, to Donald Henry Fey, a university administrator, and a grand proposal writer, and Zenobia a brokerage employee, she has an older brother, Peter.
Her father died in 2015, but before he raised $500 million for schools, hospitals, and public agencies through proposals and direct mail appeals.
Growing up she attended Cardington-Stonehurst Elementary School and Beverly Hills Middle School in Upper Darby.
By middle school she knew she wanted to become a comedian, after reading Joe Franklin’s Seventy Years of Great Film Comedians at 11 years old.
While attending Upper Darby High School, Fey became one of the best students, a member of the choir, drama club, and tennis team. She has also served as co-editor of the school’s newspaper.
After graduating from University of Virginia where she studied play-writing and acting, she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in drama.
She used to work as a receptionist during the day, after graduating, and at night took classes at Second City.
How did Tina get famous?
While performing with The Second City, she submitted several scripts to Saturday Night Live (SNL).
Following a meeting with SNL creator Lorne Michaels, she got a job as a writer for the show. Upon receiving the job, she moved to New York City.
She continued to write for them until she starred as an extra in a 1998 episode. After watching herself she decided to diet and lost 30 pounds.
In 1999, after McKay dropped out as head writer, Fey became SNL’s first female head writer.
In the 2000s, she started performing in sketches, alongside Jimmy Fallon.
How does Tina make money?
After leaving SNL she started developing 30 Rock for Broadway Video.
Today she is famous for her work on SNL as well as creating acclaimed series 30 Rock and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.
People know her for her writer and co-starring in the film Mean Girls, as well as appearing in films like Baby Mama, Date Night, and Sisters, among others.
For her work she has received many nominations and awards, including nine Emmy Awards. She also received two Golden Globe Awards, five Screen Actors Guild Awards, and four Writers Guild of America Awards.