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6 of 10: Tina Fey

The comedic writer and actress tied for fifth place on Forbes' 2012 list of Highest Paid TV Actresses.

The '30 Rock' star reportedly earned $11 million between May 2011 and May 2012. During that time the show went into syndication on Comedy Central and WGN America. '30 Rock' was nominated for an Emmy and Fey was nominated for Lead Actress for playing Liz Lemon. Fey was also nominated for guest hosting 'Saturday Night Live.'

The actress and writer was also nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical in 2012 and 2011.

The 42-year-old welcomed her second daughter, Penelope Athena, in August.

(Pictured: Tina Fey as Liz Lemon in a '30 Rock' promotional photo in 2012.) ( Photo / NBC /Ali Goldstein)