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Monday | Boston Standard

Cinema Review: How To Train Your Dragon 2

With the original film being one of the best new animations over the past few years - the inevitable sequel would always ensue.

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Related Topix: How to Train Your Dragon 2, Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Radio Times

Bridesmaids, Zodiac, Ocean's Eleven - best films on TV tonight

Can women be funny? Can they disgust us and appal us but still have us in stitches and loving them? The answer is yes - and Bridesmaids is the proof.

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Related Topix: Bridesmaids, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Ocean's Eleven, Action Movies, Maya Rudolph, Wedding, Rose Byrne

TheCelebrityCafe

Kristen Wiig may have a nude scene in 'Welcome to Me'

Kristen Wigg has already shown her comedic chops, and is starting to show her dramatic chops in some recent endeavors.

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Related Topix: How to Train Your Dragon 2

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Cinema Blend News

Kristen Wiig Reveals Nude Scene For Dramedy Welcome To Me

Kristen Wiig broke through with Saturday Night Live playing a wide array of completely bonkers characters.

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Related Topix: Bridesmaids, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Crystal Fairy

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Oxford Mail

Mini Takeover

Animation/Action/Comedy/Romance. Featuring the voices of Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Russell Brand, Ken Jeong, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Elsie Fisher.

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Related Topix: Despicable Me 2, Celebrities, Steve Carell, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove

Christian Science Monitor

Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader reunite for the film 'The Skeleton Twins'

" Saturday Night Live " stars Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader are reuniting for the upcoming film "The Skeleton Twins," which follows siblings who get to know one another again after a long time apart.

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Related Topix: Adventureland, How to Train Your Dragon 2, Bill Hader, Ty Burrell

WWWQ-FM Atlanta

Why Kristen Wiig Went 'Fully Naked' In New Film

Kristen Wiig has played many comedic characters in her career, but now, the former Saturday Night Live star is trying her hand at drama.

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Related Topix: Bill Hader

Tue Jul 15, 2014

E! Online

Kristen Wiig Craves More Dramatic Roles, Tells Elle She Will...

While her sense of humor served her well on NBC's Saturday Night Live and as the co-writer and star of Bridesmaids , the 40-year-old actress has a serious side, too.

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Related Topix: Bridesmaids, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Saturday Night Live, Television

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Oxford Mail

Mini Takeover

Animation/Action/Comedy/Romance. Featuring the voices of Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Russell Brand, Ken Jeong, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Elsie Fisher.

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Related Topix: Despicable Me 2, Celebrities, Steve Carell, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Zap2it.com

Emmys 2014 snubs and surprises: Where are 'The Good Wife, Elisabeth...

The nominations for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards are in, and while there is a lot to like -- Lena Headey! Kristen Wiig! Lots of "Fargo" nominations! -- they also contain their usual share of inexplicable snubs.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Game of Thrones, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Lena Headey, Drama, Mad Men

Sun Jul 06, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader Get Serious in 'The Skeleton Twins' Trailer

Saturday Night Live fans will be pleased to know that Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig have reunited and star alongside each other in the upcoming dark comedy, The Skeleton Twins.

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Related Topix: Bill Hader, Movies, Entertainment

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Iol.co.za

Movie Review: Hateship Loveship

KRISTEN Wiig has made a career out of quiet mortification. Since creating her strange, often quirkily recessive recurring characters on Saturday Night Live, then attaining superstar status in the smash raunch-com Bridesmaids, Wiig has turned a relatively limited bag of behavioural tics - shy downward glances, whispered line deliveries that trail ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bridesmaids, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies

Thu Jul 03, 2014

National Public Radio

Melissa McCarthy, An Unstoppable Force Imperfectly Deployed In 'Tammy'

Melissa McCarthy co-wrote, produced and stars as the title character in Tammy - a comedy about a woman on a felonious road trip with her alcoholic grandmother, played by Susan Sarandon .

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Related Topix: The Heat, Melissa McCarthy, Bridesmaids, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies

Wed Jul 02, 2014

EDGE

Melissa McCarthy Stays True to 'Tammy'

In just three years, Melissa McCarthy has become a major box office force. After stealing "Bridesmaids" from Kristen Wiig and Maya Rudolph , McCarthy's vehicles, "Identity Thief" and "The Heat," were blockbusters on their own.

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Related Topix: Identity Thief, The Heat, Mike and Molly, Entertainment, Television, Melissa McCarthy, Bridesmaids, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies

Tue Jul 01, 2014

CBS News

Watch: Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader in "Skeleton Twins"

The former "Saturday Night Live" cast members star in the new comedic drama as Maggie and Milo -- siblings who reconnect after a ten year estrangement and help sort each others' lives.

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Related Topix: Bill Hader

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Deadline

Ken Marino, 'SNL's Kate McKinnon, More Join Jared Hess Heist Comedy

EXCLUSIVE : Relativity has filled out the cast of the untitled heist comedy formerly known as Loomis Fargo , from Napoleon Dynamite helmer Jared Hess .

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Related Topix: Napoleon Dynamite, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Heist, Thriller, Crime Movies, Action Movies, Up All Night, Nebraska

Examiner.com

Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader Show Their Range in Trailer for 'The Skeleton Twins'

Unlike her Bridesmaids co-star Melissa McCarthy, Kristin Wiig has taken a measured approach to everything that has come afterward.

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Related Topix: Bridesmaids, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Girl Most Likely, Jeff, Who Lives at Home

Forbes.com

Melissa McCarthy Looks For Another Hit With Tammy

When Bridesmaids became a huge hit in 2011, people who care about seeing more women onscreen in big Hollywood movies hoped that its success would create an environment more welcoming to all kinds of women, especially, funny women.

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Related Topix: The Heat, Identity Thief, Bridesmaids, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Mike and Molly, Entertainment, Television, Melissa McCarthy

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WPTV Local News

FAFSA's Twitter fail in digital review

FAFSA's big fail: It's a meme that permeates collegiate and post-grad culture: a scene from the comedy "Bridesmaids," in which Kristen Wiig drunkenly pleads, "help me, I'm poor," after getting kicked out of first class on the flight to Las Vegas.

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Related Topix: Twitter, Bridesmaids, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies

Oxford Mail

Mini Takeover

Animation/Action/Comedy/Romance. Featuring the voices of Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Russell Brand, Ken Jeong, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Elsie Fisher.

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Related Topix: Despicable Me 2, Celebrities, Steve Carell, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove

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