If you’ve been watching “Super Fun Night,” the ABC sitcom starring Rebel Wilson, you know that one of the storylines this entire first season has focused on Marika (Lauren Ash) slowly figuring out that, well, she plays for our team.
Too often, Rebel Wilson flashes a huge, embarrassed grin that eerily recalls another portly comedian, the late John Candy. That’s off-putting enough, coming from the character she plays on her new ABC sitcom, “Super Fun Night”: an over-eager young woman entering the social whirl.
Australian import Rebel Wilson, who is best known here in the U.S. for her funny roles in “Pitch Perfect” and “Bridesmaids,” is hoping audiences will experience similar laugh-a-minute enjoyment when they tune in to her new ABC comedy “Super Fun Night.”
ABC is hoping that lightning will strike twice from the hit movie “Bridesmaids.” It first hit the successful CBS comedy, “Mike & Molly,” starring Melissa McCarthy. Now, ABC is trying its luck with another “Bridesmaids” plus-size star: Rebel Wilson, the star and co-creator of its new comedy “Super Fun Night.”
CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — Rebel Wilson sings, dances and summons laughs — and that’s just in the opening moments of this weekend’s MTV Movie Awards. The Australian actress is hosting the show, and she’s set to start the ceremony by singing solo. Wilson and her co-stars from “Pitch Perfect” rehearsed a multi-genre opening medley […]
(Reuters) – “Django Unchained” and raunchy comedy “Ted” landed seven MTV Movie Awards nominations on Tuesday, leading a slew of comedies and superhero blockbusters among the nominees at the annual film awards voted for by youth audiences. Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, 22, landed five nominations, including Best Female Performance for her role as young widow Tiffany […]
After stealing scenes in “Pitch Perfect,” actress Rebel Wilson will now be handing out the gold. Wilson has been announced as the latest host of the famed MTV Movie Awards, which will be held on April 14 this year on the network. Previous hosts have included the likes of Jason Sudeikis, Andy Samberg, Mike Myers, […]