Kristen Wiig lands new comedy role

Kristen Wiig
LONDON: Comedian Kristen Wiig is in negotiations to work on a new action comedy movie from the writers of "The Descendants".

According to, the 38-year-old is teaming up with Nat Faxon and Jim Rash to play the lead role in the film.

Wiig will also be seen in comedy "Friends with Kids" which sees her reunite with "Bridesmaids" stars Chris O’Dowd, Maya Rudolph and John Hamm, in addition to her regular work on TV show "Saturday Night Live".