Kristen Wiig

Will Ferrell to Topline “Epic” Miniseries Parody for IFC

Monday, June 3, 2013
Will Ferrell to Topline “Epic” Miniseries Parody for IFC

Will Ferrell will star and produce The Spoils of Babylon, a miniseries parody for IFC in 2014. Kristen Wiig, Tim Robbins, and Jessica Alba will costar. »

Kristen Wiig Officially Confirmed for ‘Anchorman’ Sequel

Monday, February 4, 2013
Kristen Wiig Officially Confirmed for ‘Anchorman’ Sequel

Director Adam McKay confirmed the good news by tweeting "Just found out Kristen Wiig officially on board for Anchorman 2. Cannonball!" »

Judd Apatow Guest-Edits Vanity Fair, Steve Martin Recounts Meeting “The” Judd Apatow in 1980

Saturday, December 22, 2012
Judd Apatow Guest-Edits Vanity Fair, Steve Martin Recounts Meeting “The” Judd Apatow in 1980

Judd Apatow edited the comedy issue of Vanity Fair featuring three spectacular covers with your favorite comedians including Ben Stiller and Will Ferrell. Then Steve Martin recounts meeting a twelve-year old Apatow. »

Kristen Wiig in Talks to Play Love Interest for Brick Tamland in ‘Anchorman 2′

Thursday, December 6, 2012
Kristen Wiig in Talks to Play Love Interest for Brick Tamland in ‘Anchorman 2′

Kristen Wiig is being considered for a role in Anchorman 2, according to The Wrap. Wiig would play the love interest for Steve Carell's character, Brick Tamland. »

Wiig and Hader to Play Twins Opposite Luke Wilson in ‘The Skeleton Twins’

Thursday, November 8, 2012
Wiig and Hader to Play Twins Opposite Luke Wilson in ‘The Skeleton Twins’

Frequent costars Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader will reteam again for The Skeleton Twins, a new film expected to start shooting next month. Luke Wilson will costar as a "nice guy frat guy." »

Oscar Recap

Sunday, February 26, 2012
Oscar Recap

To the surprise of nobody, films with a comedic flair were few and far between at tonight's Oscar ceremony. But, as for the Oscar telecast, well, then it's okay to have plenty of comedians around. »

Hill, McCarthy and Wiig among Oscar Nominees

Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Hill, McCarthy and Wiig among Oscar Nominees

Jonah Hill earned his first Academy Award Nomination for Best Supporting Actor, for his role in Moneyball. Bridesmaids received nominations for its stars Kristen Wiig (Best Original Screenplay) and Melissa McCarthy (Best Supporting Actress.) Midnight in Paris earned 4 nominations, included Best Picture. »

Rudd, Wilson, Wiig and Walken in talks for ‘Freezing People is Easy’

Thursday, January 5, 2012
Rudd, Wilson, Wiig and Walken in talks for ‘Freezing People is Easy’

Owen Wilson and Christopher Walken will join Paul Rudd in 'Freezing People is Easy." Kristen Wiig is also considering signing on for the film, which Rudd will star as George Nelson, a 1960's television repairman who began experimenting with cryogenically freezing people. »

Universal Considers Bridesmaids Sequel without Kristen Wiig

Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Universal Considers Bridesmaids Sequel without Kristen Wiig

The Hollywood Reporter reveals that Universal Pictures is currently mulling over options to produce a sequel to Bridesmaids without Kristen Wiig, whom along with co-writer Annie Mumolo, has opted not to return. »

Jonah Hill, Owen Wilson Nominated for Golden Globes

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Jonah Hill, Owen Wilson Nominated for Golden Globes

Jonah Hill continues his momentum for an Oscar nomination by scoring a Golden Globe Nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his role in 'Moneyball.' Owen Wilson contends for Best Actor in a Comedy for 'Midnight in Paris', while Kristen Wiig and Joseph Gordon Levitt are also nominated for 'Bridesmaids' and '50/50' respectively. »