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MacGruber Fan Christopher Nolan Sends Cast Crew Encouraging Email

MacGruber Fan Christopher Nolan Sends Cast, Crew Encouraging Email

Joined by Vicki (Kristen Wiig) and usually the SNL host as another character, MacGruber always found himself in situations where he had to disarm a bomb After asking for his random items from paper clips to gum wrappers, something always distracted the hero in another direction While the other characters try to get MacGruber refocused,[...]

Paul Feig Blames The 2016 Presidential Race For Ghostbusters Failure

Paul Feig Blames The 2016 Presidential Race For Ghostbusters Failure

Ghostbusters 2016 director Paul Feig went on SirusXm radio for an interview the other day and laid the blame for the response to his film at the feet of the 2016 presidential race. The two candidates in the race were Hilary Clinton and eventual winner Donald Trump. The race got very ugly as we all […]

A Three And A Half Hour Cut Of Paul Feigs Ghostbusters Exists

A Three And A Half Hour Cut Of Paul Feig's Ghostbusters Exists

Ghostbusters 2016 is one of the most polarizing films of the last ten years. Originally intended to relaunch the franchise starring an all-female team, right from when the first trailer dropped, there were issues. Internet bloggers and commenters had a field day ripping the film's tone and mediocre effects to shreds and saved most of […]

SNL at Home Review: Cant Quite Clear Season Finale Tradition Hurdle

SNL at Home Review: Can't Quite Clear Season Finale Tradition Hurdle

Kristen Wiig made all the sense in the world to host the season finale, except this time She's a comedic powerhouse who chews up the stage and screen every time she's out there, but having her in the "at home" format reminded me of how restrictive things actually are Along with that, the guest appearances[...]

Lionsgate Shifts John Wick 4 Spiral Hitmans Wifes Bodyguard Dates

Lionsgate Shifts John Wick 4, Spiral, Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard Dates

Other pics moving dates from the studio include Kristen Wiig comedy Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar from July 2020 to July 2021, Martin Campbell's The Asset to April 2021, and Hilary Swank thriller Fatale to October 30th, 2020 John Wick 4 is the only film that moved to 2022 Deadline had the[...]

Wonder Woman 1984 Director Teases Fans About Cheetah and Maxwell Lord

Wonder Woman 1984 Director Teases Fans About Cheetah and Maxwell Lord

The director sat down with Syfy to discuss the relationship between Cheetah and Maxwell Lord, the villains in the film played by Kristen Wiig and Pedro Pascal Seems Wonder Woman will have her hands full with two different types of villains than she had to contend with in the first film The theme of 1984[...]

MacGruber: Will Forte NBCU Peacock Developing Series Based on SNL Sketch Film

"MacGruber": Will Forte, NBCU Peacock Developing Series Based on "SNL" Sketch, Film

From a series of Saturday Night Live sketches to a 2010 feature adaptation to (now) a television series, MacGruber has caught the eye of NBC Universal's new streaming service Peacock. Started as a MacGyver spoof, MacGruber (Will Forte) found himself always attempting to disarm explosive devices in the SNL sketches with obscure items. The "crafty […]

9 Times Melissa McCarthy Was Everything (Including The Kitchen)

9 Times Melissa McCarthy Was Everything (Including "The Kitchen")

Bridesmaids In a cast of luminaries including co-writer Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, Wendi McLendon-Covey, and Ellie Kemper, and one of the funniest films of the last decade, McCarthy somehow manages to stick out as the best and the most memorable She's essentially batting cleanup on a team of all-stars-- like being Babe Ruth on[...]


Patty Jenkins Confirms Kristen Wiig Will Play Cheetah in Wonder Woman 2

Patty Jenkins Confirms Kristen Wiig Will Play Cheetah in Wonder Woman 2

In February, Kristen Wiig was rumored for a role as an unnamed villain in Wonder Woman 2, the sequel to the smash hit movie starring Gal Gadot as the titular Wonder Woman While there was talk that Wiig could play the main villain of the film, just who that villain would be was unknown However, director[...]

Wet Hot American Summer Sequel Gets Premiere Date Trailer

'Wet Hot American Summer' Sequel Gets Premiere Date, Trailer

Jon Benjamin, Janeane Garofalo, Jason Schwartzman, Joe Lo Truglio, John Early, Josh Charles, Ken Marino, Kristen Wiig, Lake Bell, Marguerite Moreau, Marisa Ryan, Michael Ian Black, Michael Showalter, Molly Shannon, Nina Hellman, Paul Rudd, Rich Sommer, Sarah Burns and Zak Orth.New cast members joining this series includes: Skyler Gisondo, Samm Levine, Mark Feuerstein, Marlo Thomas,[...]

Emma Stone Will Host Saturday Night Live When It Returns On December 3rd

Emma Stone Will Host Saturday Night Live When It Returns On December 3rd

The musical guest will be Shawn Mendes, who I'm sure will deliver a performance that will leave me feeling like I just don't understand music anymore, as most SNL musical performances do.Here's the three funniest sketches from this past weekend's show, hosted by Kristen Wiig (it was three fourths of a Ghostbusters: Answer The Call reunion!) as[...]

The Ghostbusters Roll Out And Kick Butt In 2 Clips

The Ghostbusters Roll Out And Kick Butt In 2 Clips

We've got two clips for the upcoming Ghostbuster movie that stars Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon and Chris Hemsworth The first clip is called "Let's Go" and features the team getting their first call and rolling out Ecto-1 for the first time The second is called "Super Battle" but I think I[...]

Paul Feig Reveals The Suited Up Ghostbusters

Paul Feig Reveals The Suited Up Ghostbusters

Here we have the first pick of Leslie Jones, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon and Kristen Wiig in their Ghostbusters gear in front of Ecto-1 The image was posted to twitter by director Paul Feig. #whoyougonnacall pic.twitter.com/hnrSjhCqSl — Paul Feig (@paulfeig) July 10, 2015 Here we have the first pick of Leslie Jones, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon and[...]

Sony Casts Its All Female Ghostbusters Remake

Sony Casts Its All Female Ghostbusters Remake

The four main characters are going to be Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon.McCarthy and Wiig both worked with Feig in Bridesmaids while Jones and McKinnon are from Saturday Night Live. [Source: THR] Sony has announced that its all-female Ghostbusters remake directed by Paul Feig has been cast The four main characters are[...]

Bill Hader And Kristen Wiig Are The Skeleton Twins In First Trailer

Bill Hader And Kristen Wiig Are The Skeleton Twins In First Trailer

It's always a bit bizarre when SNL comedians do more straight drama - are they just playing deadpan sarcastically, or are they actually being serious? That's the case in the first trailer for Sundance dramedy The Sekelton Twins, starring Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader as siblings who are reconnecting.I think they're being really serious here[...]


First Trailer For Hateship Loveship Starring Kristen Wiig

First Trailer For Hateship Loveship Starring Kristen Wiig

Hailee Steinfeld decides to have a little fun messing with Kristen Wiig and it's just so sad to watch Meddling children ruin everything!The first trailer for Toronto Film Festival premiere Hateship Loveship has been released and it's certainly a new side of Wiig on display here She plays a woman who appears to be[...]

Six-Minute Long Trailer For Ben Stillers The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty

Six-Minute Long Trailer For Ben Stiller's The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty

This is like an extended version of the 2 minute trailers for The Secret Life of Walter Mitty that have already been floating out there, so I give props to the marketing team over at Fox for cutting together such a long clip that doesn't spoil anything more substantial like whole scenes or plot points.Ben[...]

New Anchorman 2 Character Posters Take Over New York City

New Anchorman 2 Character Posters Take Over New York City

I totally love these, especially Kristen Wiig's, although unless I'm missing something, Megan Goode's just doesn't make any sense, does it?Wasn't I just saying that character posters had gotten a little stale, pointless and superfluous in recent days?Well, leave it to Anchorman 2 to do something different and actually fun The original News[...]