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Paul Feig Talks Finding Original Voices at The Hollywood Reporter’s Power Lawyers Event: “I’m Tired of My Own Voice”

Having filled movie theaters with fun titles like Bridesmaids and Ghostbusters, Paul Feig says the secret to successfully hot-housing his own TV shows, like Fox’s Welcome to Flatch and HBO Max’s Minx, is knowing when to step up and when to step back from fellow creators. “I don’t want every show we produce to sound […]

‘Bridesmaids’ Cast Reunites to Support Register A Friend Day for I am a Voter

The cast of Bridesmaids, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, has reunited for the first time to promote “Register A Friend Day” with the ‘I am a voter’ organization.  In a 4-minute video, Kristin Wiig, Rose Byrne, Maya Rudolph, Melissa McCarthy, Ellie Kemper, and Annie Mumolo appear via Zoom to discuss their plans for […]

Melissa McCarthy Shares “Never Been Told” Story From ‘Bridesmaids’: “We May or May Not Have Wet Our Pants”

Melissa McCarthy took a trip down memory lane and revealed a hilarious behind-the-scenes moment from filming the beloved comedy Bridesmaids — which celebrated its 10th anniversary in April — on Thursday’s episode of The Late Show. After host Stephen Colbert asked McCarthy to reveal a fun fact “that’s never been told” about the movie, the […]

‘Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar’ Trailer: Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo Embark on Vacation of a Lifetime

The 'Bridesmaids' co-writers team up as quirky pals on the Lionsgate comedy, which also stars Jamie Dornan.

Lionsgate Sets Premium VOD Release for Kristen Wiig’s ‘Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar’

Lionsgate's 'Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar' comedy, from the 'Bridesmaids' duo of Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo, is headed to a premium VOD release after a planned July 16, 2020 theatrical launch was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Paul Feig to Create Shortform Projects for Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi

Paul Feig, who created the cult classic TV series 'Freaks and Geeks' and directed the 2016 female-led reboot of 'Ghostbusters,' has short form projects in the works for Jeffrey Katzenberg's new streaming service Quibi.

Paul Feig to Deliver Keynote Address at Edinburgh TV Festival

Paul Feig, who created the 'Freaks and Geeks' series and directed 'Bridesmaids' and the 2016 female reboot of 'Ghostbusters,' has been tapped to deliver the worldview address at the upcoming Edinburgh TV Festival.

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Kristen Wiig (‘Saturday Night Live’)

The actress who Lorne Michaels ranks among the "top three or four" 'SNL' castmembers ever reflects on how she fell in love with improv, why she co-wrote and starred in 'Bridesmaids' and then followed its massive success with indie dramedies and what it's like to return to Studio 8H as a host.

Judd Apatow to Get Just For Laughs Festival Tribute

The 'This is 40' director will be honored with the 2016 Generation Award.

PGA Releases ‘Toolkit’ to Debunk “Myths” About Female-Driven Movies

The guild unveils analytics and statistics to underscore the "commercial viability" of targeting women with films like 'Trainwreck' and 'Bridesmaids.'

Screenwriter Strife Hits Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Joy’

'Bridesmaids' scribe Annie Mumolo lost a credit to David O. Russell after he took over the picture. The silver lining? She may still be eligible for an Oscar after being awarded a story credit by the Writers Guild.

Neil Patrick Harris, Trevor Noah to Host Just For Laughs Galas

'Glee' star Jane Lynch will also emcee in Montreal, while Mike Myers, Kevin Hart and Dave Chappelle are set to pick up awards.