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  1. Female 'Ghostbusters' stars convinced Bill Murr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Pensacola News Journal

    Bill Murray finally agreed to return to the Ghostbusters franchise after speaking with Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig, the stars of the much-anticipated reboot.

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  2. Saturday Night Live Has Decided Not To Fire AnyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Armisen, Bill Hader and Jason Sudeikis all bolted at the end of Season 38, just a short time after SNL veteran Kristen Wiig had left, as well. Although Kenan Thompson and Bobby Moynihan are still a part of the cast, the next few years were big ...

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  3. Bill Murray reveals why he decided to appear in Ghostbusters 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | TG Daily

    ... 3, which is due for release in 2016, but a character who is out to expose the new, all-female crew played by Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones. In an interview with Vulture, Bill Murray explained how the casting of Wiig ...

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  4. Bill Murray on why he's returned to 'Ghostbusters': 'Those girls are tough to say no to'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | NME

    ... a different character entirely. Sharing his thoughts on the new Ghostbusters crew played by Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon, Murray told Vulture : "I like those girls a lot. I mean, I really do. They are tough to say ...

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  5. Bill Murray Details 'Ghostbusters' Reboot CameoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | RollingStone

    Bill Murray has confirmed that he filmed a cameo for the upcoming 'Ghostbusters' reboot, but likely won't be reprising the role of Peter Venkman Bill Murray has confirmed that he filmed a cameo for the upcoming Ghostbusters reboot , despite his initial reluctance to rejoin the supernatural comedy franchise. In early August, it was reported that Murray would participate in the Paul Feig-directed comedy, which stars Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy, two actresses that Murray openly lobbied for when talks of an all-female Ghostbusters began.

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  6. 'Ghostbusters' Reboot: Bill Murray Reveals Why He Finally Agreed to a CameoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Collider

    ... was a total reboot of the property. This is the version that's now in front of cameras with Melissa McCarthy , Kristen Wiig , Leslie Jones , and Kate McKinnon in the lead roles, and some shocking news arrived a couple of weeks ago: Bill Murray is in ...

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  7. Market The Martian: Neil deGrasse Tyson lends his talents to new viral videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Digital Trends

    ... name and blasts off October 2, 2015. The film also stars Jessica Chastain ( Interstellar , Zero Dark Thirty ), Kristen Wiig ( Welcome to Me , The Skeleton Twins ), Kate Mara ( House of Cards ), Michael Pena ( Fury , End of Watch ), Jeff Daniels ( ...

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  8. The New Kristen Wiig Indie Movie Trailer: Nasty BabyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Wired

    Of all the Saturday Night Live alums making a go of it in movies, no one's career right now is more varied than Kristen Wiig's. Just this year alone she's had the indie films Welcome to Me and The Diary of a Teenage Girl .

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  9. Review: Diary of a Teenage GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Canada.com

    ... All that changes when the virile and often-soused boyfriend (Alexander Skarsgard) of her single mother (Kristen Wiig) takes notice of her. This quickly leads to a torrid and equally consensual affair, to which her mom is oblivious. The irony is that ...

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  10. First Trailer for Sundance Drama 'Nasty Baby' Starring Kristen WiigRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Firstshowing.net

    ... international trailer for Nasty Baby , the latest from Chilean director Sebastian Silva , has debuted. Actress Kristen Wiig has been in a number of outstanding indies recently, between Welcome to Me and The Skeleton Twins and The Diary of a Teenage ...

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  11. Melissa McCarthy celebrates girl power on 'Ghostbusters' setRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... stunts and the script of the film, which features an all-female Ghostbusters team. McCarthy, Leslie Jones, Kristen Wiig and Kate McKinnon are seen holding up a giant "Girl Power" sign in front. Saturday Night Live 's Cecily Strong can also be ...

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  12. Melissa McCarthy celebrates "girl power" in "Ghostbusters" set picRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Melissa McCarthy wants to show the world that her upcoming movie "Ghostbusters" has a great "girl power." The actress who portrays one of the Ghostbusters members posted a photo on Twitter which features herself, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon posing with the many "remarkable women" who work on the movie, AceShowbiz reports.

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  13. Sorry, Haters: 'Ghostbusters' Reboot Has More Girl Power Than You ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | /film

    ... While some merely don't like the talent involved, whether it's director Paul Feig or stars Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones , sadly, there are many chauvinistic fans out there who simply can't accept the fact that four ...

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  14. Melissa McCarthy Poses With the Many Women of the New Ghostbusters MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | TIME.com

    ... in which she posed with all the women of the Ghostbusters film - and there are a lot of them. Besides actresses Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, rows of stunt doubles, producers, writers and other crew members also filled the shot. Each ...

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  15. Happy Birthday, Kristen Wiig! We're Celebrating with Her Funniest MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | People

    Sidesplitting sketch comedy and laugh-a-minute films have made Kristen Wiig a Hollywood powerhouse. The Saturday Night Live vet and Oscar nominee turns 42 today.

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  16. Matt Damon takes on the Red Planet in first official trailer for The MartianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Digital Trends

    ... on a hostile world, he was kind of an ass. also stars Jessica Chastain ( Interstellar , Zero Dark Thirty ), Kristen Wiig ( Welcome to Me , The Skeleton Twins ), Kate Mara ( House of Cards ), Michael Pena ( Fury , End of Watch ), Jeff Daniels ( The ...

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  17. Chris Hemsworth appears in grey jumpsuit in first Ghostbusters pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... play a male version of bespectacled receptionist Janine. The remake from Bridesmaids director Paul Feig stars Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon as ghost-fighting heroes, and is due for release in US cinemas next July. In ...

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  18. Chris Hemsworth as male receptionist Kevin in Paul Feig's Ghostbusters reboot.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Age

    ... play a male version of bespectacled receptionist Janine. The remake from Bridesmaids director Paul Feig stars Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon as ghost-fighting heroes, and is due for release in US cinemas next July. In ...

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  19. Chris Hemsworth Gets a 'Ghostbusters' Uniform, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | /film

    ... photo of the main cast in costume, as seen above. Feig's Ghostbusters features Melissa McCarthy as Abby Yates, Kristen Wiig as Erin Gilbert, Kate McKinnon as Jillian Holtzmann, and Leslie Jones as Patty Tolan, and the four end up battling the ...

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  20. Judd Apatow: I like working with funny womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Salisbury Journal

    Judd Apatow has revealed that he doesn't consider himself a champion for female filmmakers, he just likes making movies with funny people. The 47-year-old filmmaker, who is married to comic actress Leslie Mann, directed Trainwreck, starring Amy Schumer, and helped produce Bridesmaids with Kristen Wiig and Lena Dunham's TV show Girls, which has led people to hold him up as an inspiration for women.

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