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SNL's Kristen Wiig To Appear In A Season 25 Episode Of The Simpsons

The Simpsons has always been known for pretty big guest stars and next season Fox’s animated comedy plans to continue the tradition by using SNL veteran Kristen Wiig’s voice during a special episode. Wiig has signed on for a fall of 2013 episode of The Simpsons called “Homerland.”

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Kristen Wiig Returns To Saturday Night Live: Watch The Highlights

After an eleven month and thirty-day absence, Kristen Wiig returned to Saturday Night Live last night to host an episode, bringing back a number of familiar characters in the process. That includes Gilly, who appeared in the opening monologue, the weird Target lady, Dooneese of the Lawrence Welk Show sketch, Kat of improv characters "Garth and Kat" and the Californians. And the opening monologue featured a couple of surprise guests.

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Kristen Wiig Teams With Fred Armisen For Saturday Night Live Promos

Expectations will surely be high this Saturday night. Kristen Wiig departed Saturday Night Live last year, ending a long and successful run on the sketch comedy series to pursue her acting career outside the NBC series. While she has a slew of projects in the works, including an appearance in the upcoming revival of Arrested Development on Netflix, she's set to return to SNL this Saturday night to host an episode.

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Ben Affleck And Kristen Wiig To Host Final Episodes Of SNL This Season

It’s been a good year for Saturday Night Live, especially recently, when the likes of Melissa McCarthy and Justin Timberlake have taken the stage and the SNL archives have earned an exclusive streaming deal with Yahoo. NBC’s long-running sketch comedy program is about to air its last few episodes of the season, and on Friday, SNL announced both Ben Affleck and Kristen Wiig have signed on to host.

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Kristen Wiig To Appear In Arrested Development Season 4

As though there weren't already enough comedic talent among the cast of Arrested Development, Kristen Wiig is joining the lot. The former Saturday Night Live star is reportedly set to make an appearance in Arrested Development, which returns for its anticipated fourth season at Netflix this May. And wait until you hear who she's playing!

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The 10 Most Crucial Casting Changes In Saturday Night Live History

Both Andy Samberg and Kristen Wiig have announced they will not return to Saturday Night Live. Common sense would tell us that’s a bad thing, but the history of the show tells us it will not be. It tells us we’re about to start appreciating a few people a whole lot more and about to start experiencing a whole new brand of comedy.

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Kristin Wiig Adresses SNL Departure Rumors, Future In Dramatic Roles

The rumors regarding Kristin Wiig’s potential departure from SNL have been growing, and with her contract up at the end of the month fans have been wondering when the announcement might be made. Is she ready to exit the SNL stage for good? Where will she go next? Here’s what she had to say to Alec Baldwin in his podcast this morning.

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Kristen Wiig, Jason Sudeikis And Andy Samberg Rumored To Be Leaving SNL

Saturday Night Live has often been a rather large stepping stone for comedic actors, many of whom have gone on to create names for themselves beyond their place on the sketch comedy series. Kristen Wiig, Andy Samberg and Jason Sudeikis have already begun to do just that, having appeared in various films while also appearing on SNL. While it isn’t a huge surprise to hear rumors that they’re set to depart the show after this season, it’s still disappointing.

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Bridesmaids Co-Writer Annie Mumalo Lands Dev Deal at ABC

It's nice to see that when a film does well, especially when a film deserves to do well, those involved reap the rewards (as opposed to the studios just reaping the profits). Bridesmaids was a refreshing female-led summer comedy starring Kristen Wiig and co-written by her and fellow Groundlings alum Annie Mumalo. Now, Mumalo has just struck a development deal with ABC TV.

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