Before crying his way into our hearts as the lovable ex-jock Troy Barnes on Community, Donald Glover appeared briefly in two episodes of 30 Rock - once as a TGS intern, and later as a gay member of a graduating class being treated to a commencement speech from Tracy. Both appearances were probably due to the fact that he used to write for the series before he got involved with Community.
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It’s Jack McBrayer (30 Rock’s Kenneth Parcell) playing a head waiter on Arrested Development! (Season 3, Episode 9)
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Jane Krakowski plays Irene, William Fichtner’s fictional wife in 1999’s drug dealing dark comedy, Go.
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You know him as 30 Rock's resident environmental mascot, Greenzo, but back in the 90's David Schwimmer's career kicked off as Ross Gellar in a little known show called Friends.
Taking some time off from Scrubs, Zach Braff made an uncredited cameo appearance as a singer in a season 3 episode of 30 Rock. He popped up as the lead singer of a mambo band that sings a song about Salma Hayek’s [character’s] murderous past.
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"When life gives you lemons — tuck ‘em!" In the sixth episode of Fox’s new animated comedy, Bob’s Burgers, Jack McBrayer (30 Rock's Kenneth the Page) provided the voice of the blonde tranny hooker at Tina's birthday party.
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Before playing Cerie on 30 Rock, Katrina Bowden was on Ugly Betty as a model.
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Season 1 of 30 Rock featured Aubrey Plaza in episode 07, “Tracy Does Conan”, playing “Page” (an NBC page leading a network tour).
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From one Baldwin brother to another, better, Baldwin brother, here is Jane Krakowski (of 30 Rock fame) with Stephen Baldwin (of Restoring Stephen Baldwin fame) in The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas.
Years before Liz Lemon was coining phrases like “I want to go to there,” Tina Fey was spotted in this cringeworthy and cheap commercial for Mutual Savings Bank.