“Bridesmaids” creator Annie Mumolo has nabbed the title role in Fox’s comedy pilot “Amy’s Brother,” Variety has learned. Mumolo co-wrote the 2011 hit flick “Bridesmaids,” which starred Melissa…
Kristen Wiig will star in and direct her first movie, a comedy she’s co-writing with “Bridesmaids” partner Annie Mumolo, for Tom Rothman's TriStar Prods. Details of the project are being kept under…
Paul Feig spoke about the genesis of the famous food-poisoning sequence in "Bridesmaids" at April's NAB Show in Las Vegas
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Judd Apatow, who receives Variety's Creative Leadership Award today, has almost singlehandedly spearheaded a new generation of comedic talent.
Nat Faxon and Jim Rash feel like they're in good company among this year's screenplay nominees.
"Bridesmaids" co-writer Annie Mumolo, nommed for original screenplay, said it was important to her and co-writer Kristen Wiig that the film deliver big laughs that were rooted in the theme of…
Paul Feig is back in business with Universal Pictures, which has tapped the "Bridesmaids" helmer to direct its romantic comedy "The Better Woman."
Playwrights, novelists and other scribes weigh in on the year's best screenplays
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To land plum parts, actors adopt proactive approach.