Though the plot details are still under wraps, the trade confirms that the film is “a European-set adventure” and that Fey is in talks to “play a Russian gulag prison guard.” Liz Lemon as a Russian prison guard? Sounds great, and it follows in the grand tradition of “The Muppet” movies tackling different genres. It would also mark a reteaming of sorts for Gervais and Fey, as they both appeared in "The Invention Of Lying," which nobody saw anyway. This project will likely bear more comedic fruit.
However, before we get to hear Fey say “Nyet!,” she’ll be hosting the Golden Globes this Sunday night with the hilarious Amy Poehler. Check out a new promo featuring the two below.