Tracy Jamel Morgan (born November 10, 1968) is an American actor and comedian. He is best known for being a cast member of the television show Saturday Night Live (1996–2003) and his role in the television series 30 Rock (2006–2013), each of which earned him a Primetime Emmy Award nomination. He has also been nominated for ten NAACP Image Awards. On film, he has starred in The Longest Yard (2005), Cop Out (2010), The Son of No One (2011), Why Stop Now (2012), What Men Want (2019), in addition to voicing roles in G-Force (2009), Rio (2011), The Boxtrolls (2014), Rio 2 (2014), The Star (2017) and Scoob! (2020).