Kristen Wiig

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Kristen Wiig
Kristen Wiig TIFF 2014.jpg
Wiig presenting Welcome to Me at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival on September 5, 2014
Born Kristen Carroll Wiig
(1973-08-22) August 22, 1973 (age 44)
Canandaigua, New York, U.S.
Alma mater University of Arizona
  • Actress
  • comedian
  • writer
  • producer
Years active 2003–present
Spouse(s) Hayes Hargrove (m. 2005; div. 2009)
Comedy career
Medium Television, film
Genres Satire/political satire/news satire, improvisational comedy, sketch comedy
Subject(s) American politics, American culture, current events, pop culture, mass media/news media
Notable works and roles Saturday Night Live
The Martian
Despicable Me (franchise)
How to Train Your Dragon (franchise)

Kristen Wiig (/wɪɡ/; born August 22, 1973)[1] is an American actress and comedian. She is best known for acting on the NBC television comedy Saturday Night Live. She also acted in many movies, including Bridesmaids, Adventureland, Paul, Despicable Me, and in Despicable Me 2.

In 2018, Wiig was cast as the villain Cheetah in the 2019 DC Extended Universe movie Wonder Woman 2.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Monitor". Entertainment Weekly (issue 1220/1221). August 17, 2012. p. 28. 

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