Tina Fey Explains The Meaning Behind Liz Lemon's Middle Name

Liz Lemon — full name: Elizabeth Miervaldis Lemon — has revealed much about her inner-workings to the 30 Rock audience over the years, but even after five seasons has never explained why her middle name is what it is. Long story short: it comes from a friend of the show of Latvian descent named Katie Miervaldis.