Tag: the skeleton twins

Review: Kristen Wiig in ‘Welcome to Me’

After the wonderful The Skeleton Twins, she’s back with another smart, touching performance here that you shouldn’t miss.

Bill Hader On Shifting From Comedy to Drama: ‘What if people don’t accept me as an actor?”

Saturday Night Live fans are in for a treat this fall when two former cast members join forces on the big screen. The Skeleton Twins, starring Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader, won the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Prize at Sundance Film Festival in January. The story revolves around two siblings dealing with depression after growing up with a father who suffered from the same issues and eventually took his own life. Hader talked to The New York Times about their latest project together. Hader shared how the two wound up coming together on the big screen. He said, “I’d wanted to do ... Read more

Bill Hader: “I kind of fell into acting” (video)

Bill Hader, starring in the soon to be released The Skeleton Twins, talks about the film and how he fell into acting and then got “crazy lucky” in this quick video from USA Today.

Trailer: ‘The Skeleton Twins’ Starring Bill Hader & Kristen Wiig

The Skeleton Twins: After many years of estrangement, twins Maggie and Milo lead separate lives on opposite sides of the country. When both feel that they’re at the end of their ropes, an unexpected reunion forces them to confront how their lives went so wrong. For Maggie, that means re-examining her marriage to sweet “nature frat boy” Lance (excellent name, btw) and her own self-destructive tendencies, while Milo must face the pain of an early heartbreak he never quite got past. As the twins’ reunion reinvigorates them both, they realize the key to fixing their lives just may lie in ... Read more