Amy Poehler & Tina Fey Inked Multi-Million Dollar Deals To Host Golden Globes… Each!

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And the award for the funniest – and savviest – women in Hollywood goes to… Amy Poehler and Tina Fey.

RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned that the former Saturday Night Live colleagues negotiated a big bucks deal to host the Golden Globes for the next two years.

And because they were such a hit hosting the ceremony back in January, they will both take home as much multi-million dollar packages when they host the event, a Hollywood production source reveals.

“Tina and Amy decided to ask for the craziest package ever given to awards hosts,” says a source who says the funny duo started negotiating the deal back in March.

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“They are each being paid more than any Oscar host in history with the exception of Billy Crystal.”

Specifically, the numbers are: Billy has gotten almost $5 million to host the 2012 Oscars while the “standard first timer pay for the likes of Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, and Seth MacFarlane is closer to $2 million.”

Tina and Amy, the source adds, are getting a “huge perks package that includes use of the NBC/Comcast private planes as they prep for the awards and full freight on their entourages, who will all be backstage to support [them] during the live broadcasts.”

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Joked the insider: “They basically saw how desperate NBC was for their help and decided to take them for a ride.”

Proving you can be funny and a woman in Hollywood, Poehler, 42, and Fey, 43, brought in 19.7 million TV viewers, which was a six-year high for the Golden Globes.

“Tina and Amy are two of the most talented comedic writer/performers in our business, and they were a major reason the Golden Globes was the most entertaining awards show of last season,” NBC president of alternative and late night programming Paul Telegdy said in a statement.

“We’re elated they wanted to host together again and that they are committed for the next two years.”

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