30 Rock actress Tina Fey who won the SAG award for Best Female Actor in a TV Comedy Series once honed her comedy chops at Chicagos Second City training center, where she studied alongside The Office star.
Fey says, I remember watching him [Carell] as a student and being absolutely blown away by his talent. To be here with him tonight, and to feel like Im supposed to be a peer of his is actually really cool.
And Carell who, along with his Office co-stars, took a trophy for Best Ensemble Cast in a TV comedy series returned the favor to his funny friend.
Carell said, I was so proud of her tonight for winning. I think shes one of the most hilarious women on television. She was great back then and shes fantastic now.
And when told of Feys compliment, Carell joked, Thats really great that she said that about me. I would love a copy of that, actually.
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