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    How Kristen Wiig Made Her Way From 'SNL' to Dramedies 'Skeleton Twins' & TIFF Premiere 'Welcome to Me'

    Why have women alums of "Saturday Night Live" had a harder time than men, who've monopolized the show over the years, at making a permanent dent at the movies? Funny-lady Kristen Wiig seems to be making many of the right moves to establish herself as a movie actress who can do more than just silly c...

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    Jessica Chastain & Kristen Wiig Could Join Matt Damon In Ridley Scott's 'The Martian'

    We're still several months from seeing Ridley Scott's next movie, Biblical epic "Exodus: Gods And Kings," but the ever-busy director is already prepping his next picture, sci-fi film "The Martian." Penned by "Cabin In The Woods" helmer Drew Goddard, and based on the book by Andy Weir, it's a realist...

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    Watch: Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig Get Serious in Trailer for Sundance Award Winner 'The Skeleton Twins'

    Winner of best screenplay honors at Sundance this year, for an American drama, "The Skeleton Twins" packs lots of star power into a uplifting if traditional family drama.

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    Watch: First Trailer For 'The Skeleton Twins' Starring Kristen Wiig & Bill Hader

    While Kristen Wiig has already played her breakout role in "Bridesmaids," and has used that opportunity to forge her own path in Hollywood, including lining up a new directorial gig, we've been waiting for her "Saturday Night Live" co-star Bill Hader to get his shot. He's certainly lined up no short...

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    TriStar's Rothman Adds 'Bridesmaids' Scribes Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo to His Starry Roster

    Chalk up another win for new TriStar Productions chief Tom Rothman, who is lining up an impressive roster of movies for Sony release. The latest: Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo, the writing team behind 2011's groundbreaking "Bridesmaids," are joining forces to write, produce and star in another comed...

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    Kristen Wiig To Make Directorial Debut On New Comedy, Reteaming With 'Bridemaids' Co-Writer Annie Mumolo

    Witnessing character integrity in Hollywood, whether it’s relative or otherwise, is pretty rare. You’ve got the Edgar Wright’s of the world bailing on his compromised Marvel project, but that’s far few and between. Then you’ve got Kristen Wiig. Her career skyrocketed after the Judd Apatow-produced “...

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    Review: 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' Is A Satisfying, If Slightly Inferior Sequel

    For most of their history, which has now lasted over 15 years ("Antz" and "The Prince Of Egypt" both debuted in 1998), DreamWorks Animation seemed to be content with making a quick buck and raising a cheap laugh. Some of their output was better than others (the original "Shrek" at one end of the sca...

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    Forty Years of Groundlings: Vanity Fair Grills the Famous Troupe's Star Alumni, from McCarthy to Wiig

    Today, the Groundlings is an institution, the kind of show-biz phenomenon that's spoken of in reverent tones. But the combination sketch comedy troupe/improv school that is now undoubtedly the preeminent West Coast breeding ground for comedic talent began 40 years ago in a much humbler way.

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    WATCH: Andy Samberg Brings Happy Last Hurrah to SNL's 39th Season

    SNL's always-game, beloved former cast member Andy Samberg returned to the show for its 39th season finale. He attempted to beat Bill Hader’s impression record by rapidly hitting 24 impressions in a row during his monologue. They were so-so, but Samberg's bushy-tailed confidence kept it entertaining...

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