Tag Archives: The Groundlings

Melissa McCarthy is officially a comedy mega-star

‘Identity Thief’ cements Melissa McCarthy’s stardom while Side Effects clarifies Channing Tatum’s box office drawing power. Melissa McCarthy is officially a comedy mega-star. There can be little dispute of that after this weekend. Identity Thief topped the box office this weekend with an astonishing $36.5 million and I’m at a[...]

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[...]

Kristen Wiig joining Groundlings for anniversary show

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Saturday Night Live” and “Bridesmaids” helped put Kristen Wiig on the map, but the gifted physical comedian got her start with the legendary Groundlings improv troupe, and this month, she’s returning “home” for an anniversary show. “The Crazy Uncle Joe Show” is an original presentation created[...]

Katy Perry to make ‘SNL’ debut on season premiere

HollywoodNews.com: “Saturday Night Live” will kick of its 36th season with musical guest Katy Perry. Perry, whose second album “Teenage Dream” is currently number one on Billboard, will make her debut SNL musical appearance on the September 25. The new album has already yielded two smash hit singles -“California Gurls”[...]