Tina Fey poses on the red carpet at the 2017 New York Stage & Film Winter Gala on Tuesday (December 5) at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers in New York City.
The Emmy-winning actress was honored at the event alongside Audible founder Don Katz.
Tina was supported at the event by the cast of the upcoming Mean Girls musical, which is heading to Broadway next year – Taylor Louderman (Regina George), Kate Rockwell (Karen Smith), Ashley Park (Gretchen Wieners), Erika Henningsen (Cady Heron), and Kerry Butler (Ms. Norbury).
More stars in attendance were John Slattery and wife Talia Balsam, Peter Gallagher and daughter Kathryn Gallagher, Dana Delaney, Andrea Martin, Jennifer Westfeldt, and Broadway stars Corey Cott, Laura Osnes (with husband Nathan Johnson), Saycon Sengbloh, and Raul Esparza.
FYI: Tina is wearing Pierre Hardy pumps.
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Tina Fey made an appearance on last night’s (October 4) episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers and dished all about her daughters – Penelope, 6, and Alice, 12, – being old enough to watch some of their mother’s work now.
“I was like, well, you’re 12 now. A lot of people like 30 Rock,” the 47-year-old entertainer recalled. “So she goes to watch 30 Rock. She watched a couple and she came back out to me and said, “Um, it’s too weird for me.” And I was like, “Oh, does it make you feel weird because Mommy had to pretend to be in love with someone who wasn’t Daddy?” And she was like, “No, it’s just too weird for me.” I was like, “OH, YOU MEAN TONALLY.”
As for “the little one,” 6-year-old Penelope, she finally watched Mean Girls and apparently extracted “all the wrong takeaways” from the comedy. Last spring, Tina brought Penelope, then 5, to watch a full run-through of the upcoming Mean Girls musical.
“She was going back to her preschool being like, ‘Let’s play Mean Girls. I’m Regina. I yell at you,’” Tina laughed. She tried to inform Penelope that there’s a positive message underneath it all, but, nope, it went right over her head.
Tina Fey’s Daughter Learned the Wrong Lessons from ‘Mean Girls’
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On October 3rd, he asked me what day it was…
In celebration of Mean Girls Day (October 3), creator Tina Fey took to the streets of New York City to serve cheese fries to fans in celebration of the Mean Girls Box Office Opening Day on Broadway held outside of the August Wilson Theatre.
Mean Girls is set to begin performances at Broadway’s August Wilson Theatre on March 12 in advance of a Sunday, April 8, opening night.
The cast of Mean Girls is led by Erika Henningsen as Cady Heron, Taylor Louderman as Regina George, Ashley Park as Gretchen Wieners, and Kate Rockwell as Karen Smith.
The cheese fries truck is parked outside the August Wilson Theatre unitil 1pm, then it heads to 43rd Street between 7th and 8th Avenues from 1:30 to 3pm and on to Union Square West between 16th and 17th Streets from 3:30 to 4:30pm. Go fetch!Continue Reading
Tina Fey‘s Mean Girls the Musical is finally heading to Broadway!
Over 13 years after the movie’s debut, the musical version of the hit movie will debut on Broadway on April 8, 2018 at the August Wilson Theater in New York City.
“I tried to remember to stay at the core humanity of it, which is the behavior that comes out of all of us sometimes out of jealousy or fear. The great thing about music is it lets you get in people’s heads and inside their emotional lives in a way that you can do with a tight close-up in movies, but it’s so much bigger and warmer [in a musical],” Tina recently told EW.
She added, “I think fans will hopefully find that this has the DNA of the movie and is true of the spirit of it, but is also opened up in a lot of ways.”
Tina‘s husband Jeff Richmond wrote the music, with lyrics by Nell Benjamin. Tony Award-winner Casey Nicholaw is set to direct.Continue Reading
The former SNL star, who actually attended the University of Virginia, joked about Trump‘s full name before giving a suggestion to viewers.
“It broke my heart to see these evil forces decsend upon Charlottesville, then our president, Donald John Trump — which I don’t think people talk enough about what a stupid, jackass name that is. Donald John? Whatever! He gets away with it because he’s gorgeous,” Tina said. “Anyway, Donny John comes out and he says that he condemns violence on many sides, and I’m feeling sick because I’ve seen Raiders of the Lost Ark and I wasn’t confused by it. Nazis are always bad. I don’t care what you say.”
“There’s nine more alt-right rallies planned around the country this Saturday, including one in New York City in Washington Square Park,” she continued. “Part of me hopes these neo-Nazis do try it and get the ham salad kicked out of them by a bunch of drag queens, because you know what a drag queen still is? A six-foot-four black man.”
“I don’t want any more good people to get hurt,” Tina said. “And I know a lot of us are feeling anxious and asking ourselves, ‘What can I do?’ So I would urge people this Saturday instead of participating in these screaming matches and potential violence, find a local business that you support — maybe a Jewish-run bakery, or an African-American-run bakery. Order a cake with the American flag on it like this one and just eat it, Colin.”
Tina continued the rest of her appearance while digging into the cake!
Looks like Tina Fey has made a new friend!
The 47-year-old actress met up with Guardians of the Galaxy‘s Groot while enjoying the Summer of Heroes event at Disney’s California Adventure theme park on Sunday (August 13) in Anaheim, Calif.
Tina met up with the character outside the brand new Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout ride at the park.
Mission Breakout takes you into the world of Guardians of the Galaxy where it showcases all-new special effects, appearances by popular characters, music inspired by the soundtracks from the films, and “big thrill” drop sequences with a free-fall sensation that’ll have you screaming for more.
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Lots of stars stepped out for the 2017 Tony Awards!
You can catch the Tony Awards right now on CBS! The show is being hosted by Kevin Spacey.
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