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Kristen Wiig to Star in Scripted Podcast Series ”Sandra”

Podcast media company Gimlet Media unveiled a slate of three original series to premiere later in April, including scripted serialized show “Sandra” starring Kristen Wiig and Alia Shawkat. “Sandra” stars Wiig (“Saturday Night Live,” “Bridesmaids”) as Sandra, billed as “the world’s most intuitive virtual assistant,”

Kristen Wiig to Star in Comedy Series for Apple

The Wiig is coming back to television, y’all! Kristen is set to star in a comedy ordered to series at Apple that boasts Reese Witherspoon (visit the fansite Glamour Reese Witherspoon!) among its executive producers, Variety has confirmed. The 10-episode, half-hour comedy is inspired by

Kristen Wiig to Star in ‘Toni Erdmann’ Remake

Jack Nicholson, who hasn’t appeared in a feature film since 2010, will star opposite Kristen Wiig in the English-language remake of Toni Erdmann. Sources tell Variety Paramount Pictures has acquired remake rights to the Oscar-nominated film with Nicholson and Wiig attached to star. Adam McKay,

Kristen Wiig Joins the Cast of ‘Downsizing’

Great news! Kristen Wiig will star alongside Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz and Hong Chau in Paramount’s social satire Downsizing, with Alexander Payne directing. Wiig is taking the place of Reese Witherspoon, who withdrew recently due to scheduling conflicts. Downsizing centers on an Omaha man who