Kristen Wiig

5 Reasons I'm Loving The All-Female Ghostbusters Cast

Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Natasha Hinde

Director, Paul Feig, revealed the all-female cast for the new Ghostbusters film. And I practically whooped when I saw the tweet that confirmed his decision. If you missed it; Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon are to don proton packs and scout for ectoplasm in what will undoubtedly be a hilarious re-make of the original.

This Gender-Correct Reworking Of 'Ghostbusters' Is An Act Of 'Melissa McCarthyism'

Brendan O'Neill | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Brendan O'Neill

The thread tying together all this excitement about the new Ghostbusters is the idea that it's good for old culture to be remade in a more politically and morally acceptable way. But is it? Heaven help anyone who thinks movies should be fun (and that classic movies should be left alone) rather than being turned into fat adverts for sexual equality.

Confirmed! The All-Female 'Ghostbusters' Line-Up Has Been Revealed...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

The lead cast for the upcoming ‘Ghostbusters’ film has been confirmed by the movie’s director Paul Feig, who has tweeted snaps of the line-up. ...

Who You Gonna Call? - Nine Hilarious Women Perfect for 'Ghostbusters 3'

Charlie Lindlar | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Charlie Lindlar

Rumours of a Ghostbusters reboot, starring an all-female team, were confirmed on Wednesday when director Paul Feig tweeted: "It's official. I'm making a new Ghostbusters" with screenwriter Katie Leppold. Feig added: "It will star hilarious women. That's who I'm gonna call." But who should he call? Here's a quick list of some of the best candidates.

Oops! The One Thing This Interviewer Forgot To Do...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Interviewing Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader about their new film 'Skeleton Twins' should have been so straightforward. But KWGN's Chris Parente prove...

September's Funniest News Bloopers: Starring Susanna Reid, And The iPhone 6

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Comedy

From Susanna Reid asking Dan Stevens if he had to "beat men off" to Nicholas Witchell not realising he's live on air, from iPhones being dropped to wr...

Actors Who Make Their Own Work

Catherine Balavage | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Catherine Balavage

This American producer, director, writer and actress caused a stir with Another Earth. She was only 27 at the time. Now 30 and with 13 films under her belt. She was even on the front cover of Vanity Fair's prestigious Hollywood edition. She has written four films and directed one.

WATCH: Kristen Wiig Impersonates Harry Styles, Makes Our Day

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Comedy

The only thing better than Jimmy Fallon interviewing Harry Styles on his new Tonight Show? Jimmy Fallon interviewing Harry Styles as impersonated by K...

WATCH: 'The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty' Exclusive Clip

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

In his secret life, Walter Mitty (Ben Stiller) dreams big... really, really big. There's no challenge beyond his grasp, be it climbing a massive glaci...

WATCH: The Golden Globes' Funniest Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Comedy

From Kristen Wiig and Will Ferrell presenting the Best Actress award in the most OTT manner possible to Adele's utterly British acceptance speech - vi...

Thanksgiving: 50 Funny Americans We're Thankful For

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Comedy

It's Thanksgiving. And we admit that, over here in Britain, we understand very little about Thanksgiving, other than a) it's American and b) it's abou...

This Just In: Beautiful Women Can Be Funny, Too

Andrea Mann | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK Comedy
Andrea Mann

I'd say that Britain has a problem with beautiful women being funny while Hollywood has a problem with not-conventionally-beautiful women being funny. But that's because Hollywood has a problem with not-conventionally-beautiful women, full stop.

Can A Woman Be Beautiful And Funny?

The Telegraph | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Katy Brand: In her first post for The Telegraph's Wonder Women, the comedian, writer and actress ponders whether a beautiful woman can ever be taken s...

Caroline Frost

JENNIFER WESTFELDT: 'Jon Was Ready To Give Up Acting' | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Jon Hamm may appear the epitome of timeless cool, particularly when he's flicking the blind, leaning back in his chair and taking a hard-earned sip of...

PICTURES: Who's The World's Highest-Paid Actress?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Forbes list is out, with results of just who is the world's highest-paid actress. To determine the top earners, used estimates incl...

Kristen Wiig Says Goodbye To 'Saturday Night Live'

USA Today | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK Comedy

NEW YORK (AP) - Kristen Wiig got a musical send-off on the season finale of Saturday Night Live as the popular and versatile cast member made her exit...

Our Biggest Comedy Crushes: Did Your Fave Make Our Gallery?

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Comedy

So we asked our Twitter followers. We asked around the Huffington Post UK office. Hell, we even dug deep and asked ourselves. We asked the most imp...

'Lindsay Lohan Done. Lost It' - Savaged By Critics

WENN | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Lindsay Lohan's return to the spotlight at the weekend, with an appearance on Saturday Night Live, has been savaged by celebrities and critics alike o...

See What You're Missing, Russell? (PICTURES)

Interview Magazine | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.03.2012 | Home

We’ve already been teased with Katy Perry’s sizzlingly sexy Interview Magazine front page…and now we’re lifting the veil on the inside. Lo...

Oscars 2012: Viola Davis Leads The Natural Hair Trend

MyDaily | Posted 27.04.2012 | UK Style

The biggest beauty trend at the Oscars last night? Keep it natural and let the dress do the talking. ...

WATCH: The Cast Of 'The Office', '30 Rock' And More Sing For You

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever watched How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying? It has a song called Brotherhood Of Man - and over the weekend, all your favourite star...

Screen Actors Guild Awards: Comedy Winners And Losers (PICS)

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 30.01.2012 | UK Comedy

If the Screen Actors Guild Awards are any indication of how the Oscars may go, then the Academy Awards seem set to ignore George Clooney for his star ...

Bridesmaids' Second Outing?

WENN | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Kristen Wiig has finally silenced speculation of a Bridesmaids sequel, insisting she is "not planning" to write a follow-up. Rumours have been rife...

'Bridesmaids' And 'Horrible Bosses' Sequels On The Way?

MTV Movies Blog | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Comedy

According to the Hollywood Reporter, John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, the screenwriting team behind the surprise $118 million hit Horrible B...

The Women are Coming! (I Hope)

Andrea Mann | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK Comedy
Andrea Mann

Call it belief, call it over-excitement, call it both dumb and blind optimism: I am rather sharing Mr Welland's view right now after the year 2011 has been. Not for Brits in movies, that is - but for women in comedy.