Tag Archives: MacGruber

Kristen Wiig Photos: Hollywood Movie Photo Gallery of the Day

HollywoodNews.com: Our selected celebrity to be included in our “Hollywood Movie Photo Gallery of the Day” is Kristen Wiig. Kristen Wiig is hotter than ever. After her movie “Bridesmaids” has become the biggest “female R rated movie” of all time, she also has a much deserved Emmy nomination for her work[...]

Will Forte added to “Rock of Ages” cast

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Wait, MacGruber is joining the ensemble of “Rock of Ages?” OK, it’s too much to hope that Will Forte’s clueless secret agent will be included in Adam Shankman’s adaptation of the hit Broadway musical, but THR does report that the “Saturday Night Live” comedian has been added[...]

Kristen Wiig, Anna Faris up for Cohen’s “The Dictator”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: No one’s saying Kristen Wiig isn’t popular. Her “Saturday Night Live” skits usually are the only reason to hit Hulu on a Sunday morning, and her presence actually elevated flat garbage like “MacGruber.” But when “Bridesmaids” hits later this summer, Wiig is going to blow up. Blow up[...]

The Moments that Mattered: Summer Movies

HollywoodNews.com: We’ll see if my schedule allows me to do a compressive ‘end of summer’ box office wrap-up, but since summer 2010 doesn’t officially end until September 3rd, I figure I’ve got time. But for now, here is a rundown of the various scenes, performances, moments, and miscues that[...]

Will Forte signs off ‘SNL’ on a strong note

HollywoodNews.com: Will Forte, who has been on “Saturday Night Live” for the last seven seasons, is leaving the show. Forte was best known on the show for the character he took to the big screen: MacGruber, a knock-off of ‘80s TV action star “MacGyver.” “MacGruber,” an economically priced[...]

Adam Sandler: 15 years after ‘SNL’, he’s still top dog at the B.O.

HollywoodNews.com: There’s usually a life expectancy for a “Saturday Night Live” alum at the box office, however, Adam Sandler is showing signs of beating that. With his summer sleeper “Grown Ups,” about to chalk up $160 million, the comedian is seeing his best run at the B.O. in more[...]

MacGruber’s Kristen Wiig didn’t enjoy sex scene with costar Will Forte

hollywoodnews.com: MacGruber’s Kristen Wiig said that it was “pretty bad” shooting a sex scene with her MacGruber costar Will Forte — because he’s “kind of like my brother.” “Have you ever had anyone sweat on you? Like really drip sweat on you? It’s not that fun,” she said. “But it’s Will, and[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: “Shrek” Always, but not 4ever

BY Kevin Crust HollywoodNews.com: The summer fare keeps coming with nary an original idea in sight. This week’s offerings boast a distinct “Saturday Night Live” vibe, featuring a showdown between prominent alums and current cast members. SHREK FOREVER AFTER “Shrek the Third” disappointed animation fans so expectations are on hold for what is[...]

“MacGruber” is a bomb, while “The Square” rivets with unpredictable thrills

By Sean O’Connell MacGruber (*1/2 out of 4) If Pixar and its animated output is Hollywood’s safest bet, then full-length features derived from brief “Saturday Night Live” skits have to be the industry’s riskiest gamble. It’s possible you’ll end up with a “Blues Brothers” or a “Wayne’s World,” comedies that extend their[...]

Kristen Wiig is wigging out as “Clown Girl”

By Hollywood News Staff Hollywoodnews.com: “Saturday Night Live” actress Kristen Wiig is literally wigging out and looking at the book “Clown Girl” as her next film. Wiig will star as Nita, a women in throes of life whose alter ego is Sniffes, a professional clown. Nita gets lost in Sniffes as[...]
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