But Tina Fey, 47, got emotional while talking about her parents during an interview with David Letterman, 71, in a trailer for the latest episode of his Netflix show, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction.
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'You'll cut this part out, right?' she joked as the tears began to flow.
'Did both of [your parents] get to see and experience your success?' asked Letterman.
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Fey, whose father Don passed away in 2015, tells the former Late Night host that they did, before beginning to cry.
'I thought this would get emotional in this...' she says.
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