Jane Krakowski

Jane Krakowski
Jane Krakowski at the 2008 Emmys red carpet.jpg
Krakowski at the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards in September 2008
Born
Jane Krajkowski

(1968-10-11) October 11, 1968 (age 52)
EducationRutgers University, New Brunswick (BFA)
Occupation
  • Actress
  • singer
Years active1981–present
Partner(s)Robert Godley (2009–2013)
Children1

Jane Krakowski (/krəˈkski/; née Krajkowski;[1] born October 11, 1968)[2] is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her starring role as Jenna Maroney in the NBC satirical comedy series 30 Rock (2006–2013, 2020), for which she received four Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Her other notable television roles include Elaine Vassal in the Fox legal comedy-drama series Ally McBeal (1997–2002) and Jacqueline White in the Netflix comedy series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015–2020).

Krakowski made her feature film debut as Cousin Vicki Johnson in the road comedy National Lampoon's Vacation (1983), which was followed by roles in The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000), Ice Age (2002), Alfie (2004), Open Season (2006), Pixels (2015), and The Willoughbys (2020).

Krakowski regularly performs on stage, winning the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance in the Broadway revival of Nine (2003), as well as receiving Tony Award nominations for Grand Hotel (1989) and She Loves Me (2016). She received the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performance in the West End revival of Guys and Dolls (2005).

  1. ^ Filichia, Peter (October 17, 2008). "Jane Krakowski to appear at theater fund-raiser". The Star-Ledger. Retrieved November 9, 2008.
  2. ^ "Famous birthdays for Oct. 11: Jane Krakowski, Cardi B". United Press International. October 11, 2018. Retrieved March 9, 2020. Actor Jane Krakowski in 1968 (age 50)