Kristen Wiig

Matt Damon: We Know Al Franken & Harvey Weinstein Aren’t The Same

Man, there was a time when I really, really liked Matt Damon, but ever since the Project Greenlight fiasco it has just been a downward spiral from …

Al Franken

Matt Damon’s Downsizing shock

<b>Director</b>: Alexander Payne<p><b>Starring</b>: Matt Damon, Kristen Wiig, Christoph Waltz<p><b>Running</b>: time 135 minutes<p><b>Verdict</b>: Big issues<p>LIKE the revolutionary social …

Matt Damon

Broad City Star Abbi Jacobson Is the Latest Celebrity to Pick Up a Mid-Century Style Home

Meryl Streep and Kristen Wiig have also recently snapped up homes in California in this style<p><i>Broad City</i> star Abbi Jacobson is the latest celebrity to shell out for a Mid-Century style home in recent weeks, and based on descriptions of the restored 1950s home, it isn’t hard to see the appeal. The …

Houses

How Alexander Payne and CD John Jackson Cast 100+ Actors for ‘Downsizing’

Casting ensembles has become somewhat of a specialty for John Jackson, the man behind fleshing out Paramount Pictures’ “Downsizing.” For Alexander …

James Van Der Beek

The 10 Best ‘Call Your Mom’ Movies of 2017

<i>Over the next few weeks, Vulture will be publishing our critics’ year-end lists. Today, we’re looking at the best movies that’ll make you want to</i> …

Timothée Chalamet

Amazon Sets ‘Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot’ For May Release

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> Amazon Studios will release Gus Van Sant’s biopic drama <i>Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot</i> on May 11.<p>Pic, which is based on the memoir …

L.A.’s most expensive place to live boils down to how many bedrooms you need

Pinpointing the most expensive city in L.A. could look much different for a bachelor than for a family of five, says a new report from PropertyShark.<p>Based on the real estate website’s survey of housing data over the last six years, in terms of median price per square foot, someone searching for a …

Real Estate

Hollywood's perfectly pitched film franchise

<b>Pitch Perfect 3 is outstanding. Quite literally.</b><p>Not only is the third instalment of the successful film franchise highly entertaining - but also highly unusual for Hollywood.<p>Seeing an all-female ensemble cast in a storyline where the main objective <i>isn't</i> finding a boyfriend is something you don't …

Movies

Director Alexander Payne is taking a big leap with Downsizing

Out on Dec. 22, satiric Downsizing explores such dark concepts as extinction and sustainability.<p>He may be best known for crafting such unassuming …

19 Romantic Comedies For Women, By Women

Don't deny it. You love a good rom-com. But what might make you love them even more is if they had a more feminist touch. Specifically, you might …

Filmmaking

Meryl Streep snags beautiful 1950s post and beam in Pasadena for $3.6M

The midcentury modern home last sold in the ’60s<p>Someone seems to have tipped Hollywood off about Pasadena’s underrated collection of midcentury modern residences.<p>Earlier this month, comedian Kristen Wiig paid just under $3 million for the revamped Case Study House #10; now, <i>Variety</i> reports that none …

Meryl Streep

'The Post' Is Shut Out Of SAG Awards As 'Three Billboards' Dominates

The Screen Actors Guild nominations were announced this morning, and, as is the case with most pre-Oscar awards nominations, they can be dissected for clues about the Academy Award Nominations. So, without further ado…<p><b>Outstanding Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture:</b> <i><br>The Big Sick</i> <i><br>Get Out</i> <i><br>Lady Bird</i> …

Awards

Will Ferrell And Molly Shannon Bring Cord And Tish To ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ Ahead Of The Rose Parade

Will Ferrell has done some weird things over the years, including starring with Kristen Wiig in a deathly serious Lifetime movie, so it should be no surprise he’s going to host the 2018 Rose Parade on Amazon with Molly Shannon. Both will be in character as Cord and Tish, two veteran day-time news …

Celebrity News

In his big film 'Downsizing,' Alexander Payne makes America small again

From ‘About Schmidt’ to ‘Sideways,’ Alexander Payne is beloved for his intimate dramas—but his most ambitious one yet may well fail in this political …

Jason Bourne

Wes Anderson, Whit Stillman, and More: Inspirations for Michelle Morgan’s Love Letter to Los Angeles, ‘It Happened in LA’

Morgan's feature directorial debut premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.<p>Growing up in the suburbs of Los Angeles provided fertile inspiration …

Entertainment

The 7 Holiday Movies You Definitely Should Not Miss

<b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b><p>Even if <i>Star Wars</i> isn’t your religion (as it appears to be with countless people at the early screenings), this is the one holiday movie that’s as inescapable as sales tax— we all know you’re going to see it. It’s hard to say much about Episode 8 of the saga without dishing …

Culture

Kristen Wiig Just Made History With The Purchase Of This Pasadena Case Study Home

The Saturday Night Live alum's new home is on the National Register of Historic Places<p>Kristen Wiig is making history with her most recent purchase. The <i>Saturday Night Live</i> alum recently dropped $2.96 million for a house better known as Pasadena’s Case Study House #10. Sponsored by *Arts & …

13 Book-to-Screen Titles To Look for in 2018

With <i>Wonder</i>, <i>13 Reasons Why</i>, and <i>Wonderstruck</i> making significant showings in 2017, the new year will bring even more screen adaptations of beloved …

Movies

13 Famous Guys Who Have Had Eyes For Kirsten Dunst

Kirsten Dunst is pregnant with her first child, and her big news — and recent engagement to <b>Fargo</b> costar Jesse Plemons — has us thinking about the other famous dudes she dated before settling down. Most of us remember her high-profile relationship with Jake Gyllenhaal, but there are a few other …

Hollywood

Kristen Wiig, an Aspiring Diane Keaton, Just Bought Another Historic West Coast Home

After unloading one West coast home earlier this summer, Kristen Wiig has acquired yet another with the reported purchase of a $2.96 million house on San Rafael Ave. in Pasadena, California. The historic Case Study #10 house went on the market in September with an asking price of $2.99 million; …

Real Estate

13 of the biggest fan backlashes (and whether they were right or wrong)

The death of Spock (Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan)<p>When it was decided to kill off Mr. Spock (Leonard Nimoy) in the second <i>Star Trek</i> feature film, …

Batman

The 17 best TV episodes of 2017

2017 was not a good year for many things, but it was a good year for TV. Peak TV kept us sane in a completely insane time and hopefully it'll do the …

TV

Claims of racism dog a Golden Globe-nominated performance, revealing the bias of the accusers - Salon.com

Among the many oversights and bafflements in this year’s announcement for the increasingly-irrelevant Golden Globes — no Best Supporting Actor nod for Daniel Craig’s career-best turn in Soderbergh’s “Logan Lucky”? Next-to-no love at all for Paul Thomas Anderson’s sublime, scary, exquisite “Phantom …

Award Shows

Kristen Wiig Is the Buyer of Pasadena’s Case Study House

By •<p>Kristen Wiig is moving to Pasadena. Click through to see the historical home she just bought.<p>Deasy/Penner<p>It's Case Study House …

Lifestyle

Kristen Wiig lands Pasadena’s Case Study House No. 10 for about $3 million

In addition to her expertise in comedy and film, Kristen Wiig might be an architecture buff as well. The actress, via a trust, has purchased a celebrated Midcentury Modern-style home in Pasadena for $2.96 million.<p>Known as Case Study House No. 10, the residence is part of a series designed and …

Real Estate

43 Female TV And Film Characters Who Empowered And Inspired Us In 2017

We want to be you when we grow up.<p><i>Note: submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

TV

Jada Pinkett Smith Has “So Much To Say” About Tiffany Haddish Golden Globes Snub — But She Won’t

Yesterday the nominations for the Golden Globes were announced, and as we told you, while a few (keyword: few) of your favorites were recognized, …

Awards

See inside Kristen Wiig's historic new Californian home

Homes<p><b>Kristen Wiig</b> is growing her property portfolio after snapping up a historic house in Pasadena, California. The Bridesmaids star spent $2.96 …

Houses

Kristen Wiig Buys Historic Mid-Century House for $2.96 Million

The California home was completed in 1947 as part of the famous “Case Study” building series<p>Comedic actress Kristen Wiig has snapped up a historic …

Kristin Wiig Adds Iconic Case Study House to Growing Property Portfolio

Comedy queen Kristen Wiig has added to her growing portfolio of noteworthy residential properties with the $2.96 million purchase, as was sniffed out …

Real Estate