Okay, not her actual one. This month the former Liz Lemon plays a hard-core Princeton admissions officer in the schmaltzy-sweet Admission, her first big role since the dearly departed 30 Rock wrapped this winter. So we decided to have her answer some questions, college-essay-style:
Describe a time when you faced adversity and overcame it.
A. The end of 30 Rock.
Tina Fey: “I’ve always said my only hope is that whenever the series ends, we’ll know in advance and be able to write the ending. So we were lucky and had good closure. We got to say good-bye and have a big party. And on the final day of shooting, we had a camera delay, so Tracy Morgan started an impromptu dance-off. I’d give him the Miss Congeniality award. His body doesn’t move much, but there’s a lot of spirit behind it.”