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Kristen Wiig to Star in Apple Comedy Series From Reese Witherspoon

Kristen Wiig to Star in Apple Comedy Series From Reese Witherspoon

It's one of three projects Apple has ordered from Witherspoon's company, joining true-crime podcast drama "Are You Sleeping?" and a yet-unnamed behind-the-scenes drama about television morning shows, starring Witherspoon and "Friends" star Jennifer Aniston.

We are *so* ready, thanks to the revelation that Wiig will star in and executive produce a new comedy series for the small screen based on Curtis Sittenfeld's upcoming short-story collection You Think It, I'll Say It.

Almost 6 years after signing off from Saturday Night Live, Kristen Wiig is returning to TV! She will also serve as an executive producer on the show. The comedy is produced by Reese Witherspoon's Hello Sunshine banner and is the first scripted comedy that Apple has picked up.

Since exiting SNL, Wiig has focused on features including Bridesmaids, for which she earned an Oscar nomination for co-writing the original screenplay, Downsizing, mother! and Ghostbusters, among others.

Strong winter storm blasting South with ice, snow
Temperatures are running well below normal for this time of year, and the lows are expected to hover right around freezing. The winter storm impacted much of Florida's Big Bend region, along with Tift, Colquitt and Thomas Counties in Georgia.


This marks the third project Witherspoon and Hello Sunshine have set up at Apple.

Part of the reason for the bump could be Witherspoon's recent role in an TV show produced by Apple.

Wiig is repped by UTA and Jackoway Tyerman. McGuinness is repped by WME and Hansen Jacobson.


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