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Kristen Wiig Unhappy With Bridesmaids Gross-out Scene

Kristen Wiig was unhappy with the gross-out scene in 'Bridesmaids'.Although the former 'Saturday Night Live' star and her pal Annie Mumolo wrote the script for the movie, she admitted they did not originally include the...

Steve Carell Wants Kristen Wiig In All His Movies

Steve Carell would love to work with Kristen Wiig on every movie.The two actors first starred together in 2010's 'Date Night' and have since made five movies together including comedy sequel 'Anchorman 2: The Legend...

Lena Dunham And Jenni Konner To Create Toni Erdmann Remake

Lena Dunham is reportedly in talks to write the script for the remake of 'Toni Erdmann' alongside her 'Girls' cohort Jenni Konner. Lena, 31, and Jenni - who created the HBO series together - are...

Steve Carell And Kristen Wiig Didn't Record Despicable Me 3 Together

Steve Carell and Kristen Wiig didn't record a single scene together for 'Despicable Me 3'.The 54-year-old actor has revealed that the pair recorded all their voice parts separately for the new animated sequel, but he...

Steve Carell Is A 'Fan' Of Kristen Wiig

Steve Carell is a ''fan'' of Kristen Wiig.The 54-year-old actor stars alongside Kristen in the upcoming animated movie 'Despicable Me 3', and has gushed about his co-star's ability to be ''really funny'' and ''very intuitive''.Speaking...

Ivan Reitman Wants Ghostbusters To Tour

Ivan Reitman wants 'Ghostbusters' to move around the world.The 70-year-old filmmaker - who directed the original 1984 movie and its 1989 follow-up - is keen to expand the franchise even further and thinks it would...

Dan Aykroyd Slams Paul Feig

Dan Aykroyd has slammed Paul Feig for crippling any chance of a new 'Ghostbusters' movie.The 64-year-old actor has previously praised the filmmaker's 2016 all-female reboot of the franchise, but has now hit out at the...

Bill Murray Lost Toni Erdmann Remake Role To Jack Nicholson

The acting veteran reveals actress Kristen Wiig, who starred in the all-female revamp of Murray's classic Ghostbusters, pitched the idea to him last year (16), but his lack of organisation ended up costing...

Zoolander 2 Leads Razzie Nominations

'Zoolander 2' leads the Golden Raspberry Awards nominations with nine.The fashion follow-up - which was deemed a ''15-years-too-late sequel'' by awards bosses - has the dubious honour of being branded one of the year's worst...

Will Ferrell And Kristin Wiig Re-teaming To Develop Musical Movie

The film will be written by Master of Sex's Steven Levenson, while La La Land's Marc Platt will produce the project. Hairspray's Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman will write the music...

The Brains Behind Bridesmaids Are Planning Another Comedy

Mumolo tells WENN the project has "a different tone from Bridesmaids", and she and Wiig will portray the women. "We're writing it for the two of us to be in," she tells WENN....

Mission: Impossible 6 For July 2018 Release

'Mission: Impossible 6' is set for a July 2018 release. Paramount Pictures have scheduled the release of Tom Cruise's upcoming action movie for July 27 of that year in the US, which will likely see...

Ghostbusters Scares Off Competition To Top U.k. Box Office

The decision to reboot the classic 1980s ghoul hunting franchise had caused some controversy among fans due to the decision to switch the genders of the lead characters from male to female....

Ghostbusters Reboot Gets Confirmation Of A Second Film

In among ALL the controversy surrounding the reboot of Ghostbusters, there was an actual film and it turned out that it wasn’t that bad at all. And now, as angry fanboys continue to rage and...

Melissa Mccarthy Stuck In Slime

Melissa McCarthy hated the slime used in 'Ghostbusters'.The 45-year-old actress is joined by Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon in Paul Feig's remake of the popular 80s action comedy and though she was initially...

Melissa Mccarthy's Haunted House

Melissa McCarthy used to have a ghost in her home. The 45-year-old actress stars as paranormal researcher Abby Yates in the all-female 'Ghostbusters' reboot and admitted she once had her own real-life spooky experience. Speaking...

Reports Indicate 'Ghostbusters' May Be Banned From Release In China

After all the division and controversy over its roll-out last week, the new all-female Ghostbusters re-boot may not be getting a theatrical release in China – but not for that reason…According to a report in...

Melissa Mccarthy Hits Back At Ghostbusters Critics

The 'Ghostbusters' cast have hit back at critics of the all-female reboot.When the film was originally announced it attracted widespread criticism from fans of the 1984 original - which starred Bill Murray - due to...

Paul Feig: I Understand Ghostbusters Concerns

Paul Feig understands why fans are ''nervous'' about his new 'Ghostbusters' movie.The 53-year-old film director understands the backlash from diehard fans of the original two movies who are unhappy he has rebooted the franchise with...

Leslie Jones' Premiere Dress Drama 'Is Her Own Fault'

The Saturday Night Live star is part of the female reboot of much loved ‘80s flick Ghostbusters, starring opposite Kristen Wiig and Melissa MCCarthy. Leslie recently took to Twitter to rant that no designers were...

Melissa Mccarthy Mocks Ghostbusters Critics

The Bridesmaids actress stars alongside Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate MCKinnon in the all-female remake of the 1984 flick, directed by Paul Feig. The original film starred Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, and the late...

Judd Apatow: 'Haters Of Ghostbusters Reboot Are Probably Trump Supporters'

Director Judd Apatow, who helmed Trainwreck and The 40-Year-Old Virgin, has hit out at those who’ve criticised the upcoming Ghostbusters reboot. Speaking to Uproxx, the director say that those who bash the female-led reboot are...

Melissa Mccarthy: 'Online Trolls Need Friends'

Controversy has embroiled the revamp of the 1984 Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd comedy classic, which also stars Kristen Wiig, Kate MCKinnon, and Leslie Jones, with fans of the original movie franchise expressing...

Chris Hemsworth Found It 'Weird' To Use Australian Accent For Ghostbusters

The 32-year-old actor first shot to fame on soap Home and Away in his home country. But since then, he has had to adopt different dialects for his movie roles, such as that of Thor...

Kristen Wiig Goes Public With New Romance

The 42-year-old actress was seen cuddling up to actor/writer Avi Rothman while on a romantic break in Kauai, Hawaii. Kristen, who wore a strapless black bikini top and mismatched navy bottoms, appeared entirely smitten with...

Melissa Mccarthy: 'Ghostbusters Trailer Is Confusing'

The Bridesmaids actress stars alongside Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate MCKinnon in the all-female version of the 1984 comedy, which was always touted as a remake, yet when the trailer was released...

'Ghostbusters' Reboot Is Youtube's Most Disliked Trailer Of All Time

The trailer for Paul Feig’s upcoming Ghostbuster’s reboot is Youtube’s most disliked movie trailer of all time, according to a playlist of the site’s most thumbed-down videos. The list of the top 100 most “disliked”...

Ghostbusters Reboot Trailer 'Most Disliked Of All Time'

The trailer for the all-female remake of the classic 1984 comedy currently has 582,663 dislikes at the time of writing (01May16) versus its 210,688 likes. It is also the only movie trailer, according...

Sia Stuns Coachella With Kristen Wiig And Paul Dano Appearance

The Chandelier singer shies away from being the centre of attention during her live performances, and her main stage set in California was no exception. She wore her signature oversized half-black, half-white wig...

Chris Hemsworth Impressed With Improv In Ghostbusters

The Australian hunk joins the all-female reboot of the 1984 classic as Kevin, the Ghostbusters' receptionist - a role originally played by actress Annie Potts. Chris first dipped his toe into comedy with last year's...

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