Kristen Carroll Wiig is an American actress, comedian, writer, and producer, well known for her work on the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live, and such films as Knocked Up, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, Paul and Bridesmaids, Girl Most Likely, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, the animated Despicable Me film series, and The Skeleton Twins.
Born in Canandaigua, New York, and brought up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and Rochester, New York, Wiig attended the University of Arizona, majoring in Art.
She later relocated to Los Angeles, where she broke into comedy as a member of the improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings and made her television debut in 2003.
Wiig joined the cast of Saturday Night Live in 2005 and the following year she co-starred in the Christmas comedy film Unaccompanied Minors.
After appearing in a series of supporting roles in comedy films such as Knocked Up, Adventureland, Whip It, and Paul, she also starred in and wrote the screenplay for Bridesmaids, which was both critically and commercially successful.
Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy show off their dance moves while playing a game of Heads Up during an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, airing on Wednesday (May 25). The ladies were joined by.. Just Jared
One of the most well known and successful films of all time, 1984's Ghostbusters has a reboot scheduled for July 2016. This time starring an all female ensemble, Sony Picture Entertainment's surefire.. Source: Wochit Entertainment -
Sony released a second trailer for the upcoming Ghostbusters reboot starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones. However, Sony only released the trailer to Twitter and.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
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The latest trailer for July’s Ghostbusters reboot is here—and if you were worried about that infamous earlier teaser being short on plot (and, perhaps, light on A+ jokes), you’ll be glad to know.. Source: Wochit Entertainment -
The Weinstein Company is partnering with Quentin Tarantino again — sort of.
TWC announced Friday that it has acquired the worldwide rights, excluding French-speaking territories, to the upcoming.. The Wrap
The first trailer for Ghostbusters didn't exactly excite people the way some hoped it would… After the Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig reboot dropped its first trailer, there was backlash from fans.. Perez Hilton
The all new Ghostbusters has an all new trailer, the second one to be released. The Paul Feig-directed movie comes out July 15th, and stars Melissa McCarthy (Abby, a paranormal expert), Kristen Wiig.. Gothamist
The second trailer for the new Ghostbusters movie just debuted and features even more footage than before! In this brand new trailer, we see the ladies – Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones, Kate.. Just Jared