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“Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar” Gets 2020 Release Date!

“Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar” Gets 2020 Release Date!

Now that's a long title we'll all get used to typing more often! Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo are reuniting eight years after co-writing Bridesmaids in the upcoming comedy Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar, Lionsgate has...
Kristen Wiig to Star in Scripted Podcast Series ”Sandra”

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...
Kristen Wiig to Star in Comedy Series for Apple

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...
Kristen Wiig to Star in ‘Toni Erdmann’ Remake

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...
Kristen Wiig Joins the Cast of ‘Downsizing’

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...
Kristen Wiig joins ‘The Spoils Before Dying’

Kristen Wiig joins ‘The Spoils Before Dying’

...and we're back! So sorry for the lack of updates lately. I've been very busy offline, and with limited Internet access for the past month. But now, KristenWiig.org is back again! Expect quite a few updates in the coming...
Kristen Wiig joins ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ revival

Kristen Wiig joins ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ revival

Another new project has been announced for Kristen! Along with Chris Pine, Jon Hamm and Jason Schwartzman, Kristen Wiig has joined the star-studded cast of Netflix’s limited series Wet Hot American Summer. She is signed on for either a...
Kristen Wiig to star in ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot

Kristen Wiig to star in ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot

Here's a fantastic piece of news! According to The Wrap (and pretty much all the news-sites on the Internet) Kristen Wiig will star in Sony Pictures’ all-female reboot of the iconic Ghostbusters!! She'll play one of the four leads...

Kristen Wiig set for her directorial debut!

Here's a fantastic piece of news, everyone! According to The New York Times (and other multiple sources), Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo will write, produce and star in a wide-release comedy for TriStar Productions, which described the film as...

Kristen joins Zach Galifianakis & Owen Wilson comedy

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Kristen Wiig has signed on to star opposite Zach Galifianakis and Owen Wilson in Relativity’s untitled armored car project. The company has set an August 14, 2015 release for the comedy, which will be directed by Jared Hess (Napoleon Dynamite). The...