Amy Poehler and Tina Fey to team up in new movie
MANILA, Philippines – Comedic soul sisters Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are coming back to the silver screen.
Showbiz 411 recently confirmed that BFFs Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are joining forces once again. The Fey-Poehler tandem are going to appear in Universal’s upcoming film, The Nest. Fey and Poehler are set to co-produce and costar in the film which will be directed by Jason Moore.
Filming for The Nest will begin in mid-June in New York City. In the film, Poehler and Fey will play hard partying, 30-something-year-old sisters who have one last big bash in their house after they find out it was sold by their parents.
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are long-time colleagues, having worked together as cast members of NBC’s famous sketch show, Saturday Night Live. They also appeared together in the now cult classic Mean Girls, which was penned by Fey. They also starred alongside each other in 2008’s Baby Mama.
They are also notable for co-hosting the Golden Globe Awards, first in 2013 and then in 2014. Their performances were well-received, and they will return to host the 2015 Golden Globes as well.
The ladies are also beloved TV regulars. Fey was the creator and star of the highly successful NBC sitcom 30 Rock. Poehler currently stars in Parks and Recreation. – Rappler.com
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