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  1. Kaling, Dunham, Wiig, Kohan talk women in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    From left, Emily Nussbaum, Kristen Wiig, Jenji Kohan, Lena Dunham and Mindy Kaling attend the "Power Of Stories: Serious Ladies" panel Saturday during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. PARK CITY, Utah - Lena Dunham dreams of the day when a man might say, "It's impossible to get into Hollywood.

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  2. Mindy Kaling Joins Lena Dunham, Kristen Wiig And Jenji Kohan At Sundance PanelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | WebProNews

    On Saturday, the Sundance Film Festival organized a panel called "Power of Story: Serious Ladies". The panel is comprised of four of the top female creators in the industry today: Mindy Kaling of The Mindy Project , Girls ' Lena Dunham, Orange is the New Black mastermind Jenji Kohan, and Bridesmaids writer Kristen Wiig.

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  3. Kaling, Dunham, Wiig, Kohan talk women in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ABC 33/40

    Lena Dunham attends the "Power Of Stories: Serious Ladies" panel during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Park City, Utah. . Emily Nussbaum, Kristen Wiig, Jenji Kohan, Lena Dunham and Mindy Kaling attend the "Power Of Stories: Serious Ladies" panel during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Park City, Utah.

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  4. Sex, politics, comedy: Lena Dunham, Mindy Kaling, Kristen Wiig, Jenji Kohan on HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... HBO's "Girls" shared the stage with "The Mindy Project" creator Mindy Kaling, "Bridesmaids" star and co-writer Kristen Wiig and "Orange Is the New Black" show-runner Jenji Kohan for a discussion on women in Hollywood Saturday at the Sundance Film ...

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  5. 'Z For Zachariah and 'Mistress America' shine at SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | New York Daily News

    Also premiering were 'Nasty Baby,' a Brooklyn-set drama about a woman, played by Kristen Wiig, who wants to have a child with her best gay pal, and 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck,' the first fully-authorized documentary about late rocker. PARK CITY, UTAH -- Tough tales, and one comedic confection, were on tap for the second full day of Sundance 2015.

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  6. Sundance Festival: 'Diary of a Teenage Girl,' 'Mississippi Grind,' 'Sleeping With Other People' DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Wall Street Journal

    Three movies on every Hollywood buyers' "must-see" list debuted at the Sundance Film Festival Saturday, all packing the house at this ski resort town's largest theater but generating markedly different responses. The coming-of-age story "Diary of a Teenage Girl," with Kristen Wiig and "True Blood's" Alexander Skarsgard , got the most enthusiastic responses, while road-trip drama "Mississippi Grind," which stars Ryan Reynolds , was a bit more muted and the sex comedy "Sleeping With Other People, " starring Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie appeared to draw the most tepid response.

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  7. Kristen Wiig Thinks She Bombed Golden GlobesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | WebProNews

    Kristen Wiig was actually quite the highlight of this year's Golden Globe Awards and racked up lots of laughs with her cohort and Saturday Night Live co-star, Bill Hader. "I haven't received the call yet," Kristen Wiig told MTV News when asked about the possibility of her and Hader taking the places left vacant by Amy Poehler and Tina Fey.

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  8. Lena Dunham embraces Kristen Wiig after the two speak on women in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    So it's no wonder Lena Dunham and Kristen Wiig were getting along fabulously after speaking on the Power of Story Panel: Serious Ladies at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah on Saturday.

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  9. Single? Don't Worry! This App Will Send You Love Letters And FlowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Refinery 29

    ... bouquet of roses arrived. (Then again, we wouldn't have this amazing George Glass meme .) In Bridesmaids , Kristen Wiig's character took a cue from Jan when she told Jon Hamm that she, too, was seeing a "George Glass." There's no shortage of fake ...

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  10. Kristen Wiig Thought She Bombed At The Golden GlobesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | MTV

    About halfway through an already pretty raucous Golden Globes - thanks to the efforts of hilarious hosts Amy Poehler and Tina Fey - Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig took the stage to present the award for Best Screenplay And killed . Their laugh-so-hard-you-cry presentation made us, at least, immediately hit the stump to try and get the duo nominated for the hosting slots now vacated by Poehler and Fey .

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  11. Kristen Wiigs leads the celebrity arrivals at the Sundance Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Mail

    Kristen Wiig is dressed down in a camel coat as she leads the celebrity arrivals at the Sundance Film Festival And celebrities have begun flocking in to Park City in Utah ahead of the independent film festival, touching down at Salt Lake City airport on Friday morning for a jam-packed week of screenings. Excited arrival: Kristen Wiig looked like she couldn't wait to get started as she touched down in Salt Lake City airport on Friday morning The 41-year-old actress was in attendance to promote her new movie The Diary of a Teenage Girl, which also stars Alexander Skarsgard.

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  12. Sundance 2015 Forecast: Sellers' Market BeckonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Deadline

    ... Sony Pictures Classics. Next best performer was The Skeleton Twins , the offbeat comedy that starred SNL alums Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader, and was originally contemplated as a day-and-date release by Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions. It was a ...

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  13. Milwaukee movies off the grid: Jan. 23-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and Thursday. Free. "The Skeleton Twins" : Semi-dark semi-comedy starring former "Saturday Night Live" duo Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader as unhappy siblings who find ways to reconnect after each separately hits bottom. 4:15 p.m. Wednesday (repeated 7 ...

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  14. Blake Shelton Shades Adam Levine In New 'SNL' PromoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Switched

    ... chair, and make a corny joke about a tall drink of water. The episode is bound to be glorious. Pictured: (l-r) Kristen Wiig as Kathie Lee Gifford, Tom Hanks, Darrell Hammond as Sean Connery, Norm McDonald as Burt Reynolds during the 'Jeopardy!' skit ...

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  15. Robert Redford takes spotlight at Sundance with a star roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | New York Daily News

    ... cliches about the independent scene. But with 120 features over 11 days starting Thursday, and stars such as Kristen Wiig, Jack Black, Keanu Reeves, Nicole Kidman and James Franco featured in highly anticipated movies, there's always something for ...

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  16. DVD Obscura: The New Indie and International Movies You Need to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Movies.com

    Many alums of Saturday Night Live have made the leap to the big screen, sometimes with grace and other times with a resounding belly flop. Sticking the landing are Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig as the title characters of The Skeleton Twins , a brother and sister both dealing with disastrous personal lives and finding strength in each other to get themselves back on track.

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  17. Ben Stiller and Kristen Wiig turn 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty' into realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Examiner.com

    Steve Conrad, Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig and John Goldwyn at a New York City press conference for "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" Ben Stiller directs and stars as the title character in the 2013 dramedy film "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," James Thurber's classic story of a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action.

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  18. It's Always Sunny's' Blowout Beerfest By Marlow SternRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Daily Beast

    ... city-centric assault on social mores and the bounds of political correctness. And if you basked in the glow of Kristen Wiig's woozy, mile high I'm read-ay to par-tayyy! class warfare gambit in Bridesmaids , you'll love Always Sunny 's season ...

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  19. 'It's Always Sunny's' Mile High BeerfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... city-centric assault on social mores and the bounds of political correctness. And if you basked in the glow of Kristen Wiig's woozy, mile high I'm read-ay to par-tayyy! class warfare gambit in Bridesmaids , you'll love Always Sunny 's season ...

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  20. As Others See Us: The Skeleton Twins In NyackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... phrase "Skeleton+Twins+Nyack." The film stars two former Saturday Night Live performers, Bill Hader (Milo) and Kristen Wiig (Maggie) who play suicidal twins that share an eerie emotional synchronicity that bounces between comedy and drama. When the ...

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