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Tina Fey Gives an Update on the 'Mean Girls' Musical

"I think we really want to find interesting people that no one has seen before. I don’t think I can say Audra McDonald will play Cady. Hopefully we’ll find a young person who, at this moment, is still in college but will be making her way to New York as we write. Still a fetus somewhere."

-Tina Fey giving Vulture an update on the Mean Girls musical she and composer/producing partner/husband Jeff Richmond are working on. Richmond says they're close to being done writing and that they'll be workshopping it sometime later this year.

Tina Fey Confirms Pregnancy; Vomit On Jacket Will Be Almost Certainly Not Hers

Once Tina was trapped in a world of wet wipes and rectal thermometers. Then the babies came and life changed. Last night People confirmed that Tina Fey is pregnant with her second child with husband Jeff Richmond; the couple also have five-year-old daughter Alice. The 30 Rock star apparently spilled the beans yesterday during the taping of her upcoming Oprah interview airing April 12, though the likelihood that Oprah was just a drug-induced hallucination remains high.

Interestingly, Fey's new book Bossypants actually delves into her worries about whether or not she can successfully juggle another child while continuing to church out the hot comedic gold that is [...]

Jeff Richmond Says the 'Mean Girls' Musical Is "Actually Becoming a Thing"

Tina Fey told reporters in January that she was hoping to develop a Mean Girls musical, and now her husband/composer Jeff Richmond revealed to Vulture that "It's actually becoming a thing!" Richmond added, "We're taking meetings with people; I've profiled Broadway folks, who are talking to us about it. It's a long process — a year, two years, however long it might take. We watch Smash, so we know how it works!" While none of the play has been written yet, he says they're working on figuring the structure of the story. "I think there will be a fair amount of songs to move the action forward," [...]

Tina Fey and Robert Carlock Are Developing a New Show for NBC Together

In a delightful interview with her Golden Globes co-host Amy Poehler for The Hollywood Reporter, Tina Fey revealed that she's currently developing a new show with her 30 Rock executive producer/co-showruner Robert Carlock and her husband, 30 Rock executive producer and composer Jeff Richmond. Fey signed a new four-year deal with Universal last year to develop new shows for NBC, but this is the first we've heard of her re-teaming with Carlock on the project, which is still in its very early stages. In fact, Fey, Carlock, and Richmond haven't even settled on an idea yet. Says Fey, "Right now, we're moving out of our old office, just [...]