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Melissa McCarthy commits but SNL misuses the “Bridesmaids” actress

Melissa McCarthy commits but SNL misuses the “Bridesmaids” actress

By | October 2, 2011 at 6:35 pm | 4 comments

The second episode of Saturday Night Live’s 37th season went down last night, with actress Melissa McCarthy as the host. Her duties came on the heels of the most high-profile week in her career. She won an Emmy for her work on CBS’ Mike and Molly, was on the cover of the...

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Interview: Mia Rose Frampton, aka the girl who verbally kills Kristen Wiig in “Bridesmaids”

Interview: Mia Rose Frampton, aka the girl who verbally kills Kristen Wiig in “Bridesmaids”

By | September 29, 2011 at 11:23 am | 2 comments

Mia Rose Frampton is an adorable, spunky young actress likely to make her mark on Hollywood in a big way. A gigantic way, even, given the comedic chops and improvisational prowess she demonstrated in that now infamous deleted scene from Bridesmaids, which has nearly 200,000...

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Watch 11 videos from Saturday Night Live’s season premiere with Alec Baldwin

Watch 11 videos from Saturday Night Live’s season premiere with Alec Baldwin

By | September 25, 2011 at 10:22 am | 3 comments

Last night, Saturday Night Live kicked off its new season with a quality show, overall. If you missed it, fear not. Here’s almost all of the goodies, minus the Radiohead performances, because honestly, I don't give a shit about them. Enjoy. Clocking in at just over 11...

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Watch Amy Poehler spend “7 Minutes in Heaven”

Watch Amy Poehler spend “7 Minutes in Heaven”

By | August 12, 2011 at 3:34 pm | No comments

Late last month we introduced you to the new silly Web series 7 Minutes in Heaven, wherein Saturday Night Live writer Mike O'Brien invites his famous pals into a closet for a world-class interview of awkwardness. O'Brien's first guest was Kristen Wiig; since then he's given the...

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Watch Kristen Wiig do improv in a closet and answer dumb questions

Watch Kristen Wiig do improv in a closet and answer dumb questions

By | July 29, 2011 at 4:50 pm | No comments

Saturday Night Live writer Mike O'Brien's new short-form interview web series could be called Between Two Jackets, as it has that similar hilariously awkward feeling of Zach Galifianakis' Funny Or Die series Between Two Ferns. O'Brien premiered 7 Minutes in Heaven (named in...

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Kristen Wiig will produce and star in suicide-themed comedy

Kristen Wiig will produce and star in suicide-themed comedy

By | July 12, 2011 at 8:37 pm | No comments

If the fact that Bridesmaids snagging $207 million worldwide wasn't enough to make you believe Saturday Night Live veteran Kristen Wiig has now become a power player in Hollywood, then there's this. A pet project of hers -- a dark comedy called Imogen, about a woman who fakes...

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Comedy kibbles and bits: links about funny shit

By | April 28, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 2 comments

It's been a few days since I busted out some comedy links. So, here's a list of some that deserve some attention. Start clicking away, you click-indicted clickers. Ving Rhames has been cast in a Comedy Central pilot, wherein he plays a former special ops agent. The show is...

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OMG! There’s a fuck scene in this ‘Bridesmaids’ trailer

By | April 27, 2011 at 3:50 pm | No comments

There’s been substantial buzz on the internet lately about Bridesmaids, the Paul Feig-directed comedy that many critics have called this year’s female version of The Hangover. And, since Kristen Wiig has written and starred in the film, along with Maya Rudolph, Ellie Kemper...

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Betty White, Kristen Wiig SNL video promo goes live

By | May 5, 2010 at 2:20 pm | No comments

This Saturday is the day-- the day the Internet masses have been waiting for. Betty White will host Saturday Night Live. And a new promo just hit the NBC site featuring the Golden Girl and show favorite Kristen Wiig. Of course, White plays to her adorable attributes perfectly....

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