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In 2008, the Associated Press gave Fey the AP Entertainer of the Year award for her Sarah Palin impression on SNL.In 2010, Fey was awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, becoming the youngest-ever recipient of the award. Fey's father had English, German, Northern Irish, and Scottish ancestry; one of her paternal ancestors was John Hewson (1744–1821), a textile manufacturer who immigrated to America with the support of Benjamin Franklin, enabling Hewson to quickly open a quilting factory in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.In 2011, she released her memoir, Bossypants, which topped The New York Times Best Seller list for five weeks and garnered her a Grammy Award nomination.In 2015, she co-created the Netflix comedy series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.In 2006, Fey worked on a movie script for Paramount Pictures, which was to feature Sacha Baron Cohen, by the name of Curly Oxide and Vic Thrill, based loosely on the true story of a Hasidic rock musician.Fey and former SNL castmate Amy Poehler starred in the 2008 comedy Baby Mama.Fey is also known for her work in film, with starring roles in Baby Mama (2008), Date Night (2010), Megamind (2010), Muppets Most Wanted (2014), Sisters (2015), Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016), and Wine Country (2019).
The plot concerns Kate (Fey), a business woman, who wants a child but, discovering she has only a million-to-one chance of getting pregnant, decides to find a surrogate: Angie (Poehler), a white-trash schemer.Following her father's death, Fey established a scholarship fund in his name at his alma mater, Temple University, to support veterans studying journalism. My dad would let us stay up late to watch The Honeymooners.We were not allowed to watch The Flintstones though: my dad hated it because it ripped off The Honeymooners. She told The New York Times, "I was a completely normal weight, but I was here in New York City, I had money and I couldn't buy any clothes.On July 16, 2015, the series was nominated for seven Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Comedy Series.
Fey herself was nominated both as the creator/executive producer of the series and for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her guest performance as Marcia, a bumbling prosecutor in reference to Marcia Clark.Todd Mc Carthy of Variety wrote: "Fey is a delight to watch throughout.