Bridesmaids’ writer Annie Mumolo is headed to ABC with new show “Wheeler Dealer”
In Hollywood there are thousands of pilots floating around. Many never even come close to getting made, so recognition from a studio is a great feat. Annie Mumolo and Damon Jones are no strangers this acknowledgement, but they must be excited for their half-hour comedy pitch Wheeler Dealer, which wa... [Read More]
Paul Feig scores CinemaCon Comedy Honor
Director Paul Feig has been selected to receive CinemaCon’s Comedy Filmmaker of the Year award this year. Feig previewed the Melissa McCarthy-Sandra Bullock comedy The Heat at CinemaCon in 2013, two years after the release of Bridesmaids. He’s back again this year with his late... [Read More]
Melissa McCarthy Ben Falcone comedy “Michelle Darnell” coming 2016
Husband and wife team up for Michelle Darnell which gets it’s release date in Apr. 2016. Yes, we are literally days into 2015 but we mark our calendars years in advance in this industry, and this will be one of those days to mark. The movie stars Melissa McCarthy as the lead and will be [&hell... [Read More]
Melissa McCarthy’s plus size clothing line will launch next fall, teams with Sunrise Brands
Melissa McCarthy, already an Emmy-winning and Oscar nominated actress, is expanding her resume to include clothing designer. The Bridsemaids and Mike & Molly star has teamed up with Sunrise Brands to create casual sportswear that will include straight and plus sizes. And lest you think she&... [Read More]
Ghostbusters reboot will feature female ghostbusters, Katie Dippold will write with Paul Feig
Speculation on whether the Ghostbusters reboot from Bridesmaids director Paul Feig would star female Ghostbusters can now come to an end. Feig confirmed on Twitter earlier today that yes, the new Ghostbusters will be cast as female and that former Parks and Recreation scribe Katie Dippold will write... [Read More]
Kristen Wiig will make her directorial film debut in new buddy comedy
Kristen Wiig has amazed us all with her acting and writing skills, now she’ll try her turn in the director’s chair. The SNL alum is set to star and direct her first movie, a buddy comedy she’s writing with her Bridesmaids partner Annie Mumolo. While details are still under wraps, V... [Read More]