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Seth Rogen leads nominees for revived American Comedy Awards

Seth Rogen leads nominees for revived American Comedy Awards

By | March 7, 2014 at 9:49 am | One comment

After seeing people win Emmys, Globes and Oscars, the comedy community will once again get to see the country's funniest performers accept a "Lucy" on stage! Nominations for the newly-resurrected American Comedy Awards have been announced. NBC announced it would bring back the...

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Kristen Wiig and Fred Armisen return to SNL to help skewer Sound of Music (Video)

Kristen Wiig and Fred Armisen return to SNL to help skewer Sound of Music (Video)

By | December 8, 2013 at 9:55 am | No comments

Last night Saturday Night Live welcomed back two of its recently exited stars -- Kristen Wiig and Fred Armisen -- to help skewer Thursday's live production of The Sound of Music, starring Carrie Underwood. In case you didn't see the clip already, we won't give it away, which is...

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Watch the new ‘Walter Mitty’ trailer with Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig and more!

Watch the new ‘Walter Mitty’ trailer with Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig and more!

By | October 8, 2013 at 11:21 am | No comments

You'll have to wait until Christmas Day to peep The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, but at least you can check out this just-released trailer. The flick stars Ben Stiller as the titular character, an office worker who escapes his mundane life by living out fantastic adventures in...

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Kristen Wiig will star in a dark comedy produced by Will Ferrell

Kristen Wiig will star in a dark comedy produced by Will Ferrell

By | July 17, 2013 at 11:59 am | No comments

Will Ferrell and his production team are working on a dark comedy called Welcome to Me, and they’ve just cast former Saturday Night Live player Kristen Wiig as its lead. Wiig, who’s currently starring in another dramedy, Girl Most Likely (out July 19), will play Alice, a...

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Anthony Jeselnik does the Tonight Show and Kristen Wiig is Michael Jordan on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Videos)

Anthony Jeselnik does the Tonight Show and Kristen Wiig is Michael Jordan on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Videos)

By | July 16, 2013 at 1:32 pm | 7 comments

Last night was double comedian trouble for late night television with guests Kristen Wiig and Anthony Jeselnik. Naturally Wiig was extremely sweet and Jeselnik was kind of strange-- but in a good way. On The Tonight Show Leno spoke with Jeselnik about an array of topics ranging...

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Kristen Wiig flick Girl Most Likely hits theaters July 19, so you should watch the trailer (Video)

Kristen Wiig flick Girl Most Likely hits theaters July 19, so you should watch the trailer (Video)

By | July 11, 2013 at 11:51 am | No comments

Saturday Night Live alumna Kristen Wiig is back on the big screen in Girl Most Likely which hits theaters July 19. The film follow Imogene (Wiig), a failed playwright awkwardly trying to figure out what comes next in life- after having a complete mental breakdown. Things only...

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Bill Hader is leaving Saturday Night Live

Bill Hader is leaving Saturday Night Live

By | May 14, 2013 at 9:40 pm | No comments

After eight years and the creation of what seems like an endless list of characters Bill Hader will be leaving Saturday Night Live. This weekend's season finale will be his last episode. "It was a hard decision, but it has to happen at some point. It got to a point where I said,...

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12 videos from Kristen Wiig’s triumphant return to Saturday Night Live!

12 videos from Kristen Wiig’s triumphant return to Saturday Night Live!

By | May 13, 2013 at 10:42 am | One comment

Kristen Wiig made her triumphant return to Saturday Night Live after she tearfully left the show one year ago. As the SNL's host she didn’t disappoint, deftly weaving between new characters and reviving some of the old favorites like the Target Lady, Kat from "Garth and Kat"...

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Kristen Wiig and Fred Armisen deliver rollercoaster of emotions in SNL promo (Video)

Kristen Wiig and Fred Armisen deliver rollercoaster of emotions in SNL promo (Video)

By | May 8, 2013 at 3:19 pm | One comment

As if you don't know this already, Kristen Wiig is returning to Saturday Night Live for the first time since her emotional farewell almost exactly one year ago. She'll be hosting the show this weekend with musical guest Vampire Weekend. And so, here's a series of promos, wherein...

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