10/07/2008 at 05:00 AM EDT
Funny money, indeed!
Saturday Night Live
alum Tina Fey – whose NBC show, 30 Rock
, just scored four Emmys
– has signed a book deal with Little, Brown Book Group, the Associated Press reported Monday.
There is no official word on how much Fey will be pocketing for her work – pitched as more humor than memoir. But earlier this week, the New York Post
reported that competing publishers were offering close to $6 million.
The mother-of-one has recently won raves for her dead-on impersonations
of Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin. RELATED ARTICLE:
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