The news that Universal is toying with the idea of going forward on a 'Bridesmaids' sequel even without the original's star and writer, Kristen Wiig, should not come as too big of a surprise, given the hit comedy's gargantuan worldwide box-office haul of nearly $300 million. True, the dribs and drabs of information we've been hearing could all be part of a negotiation strategy on both sides, but here's why it may not be: Kristen Wiig is smart and realizes that a sequel to a comedy is not a great idea. Sure, she'd make a lot of money. But at what price to her reputation, which happens to be glowing with the radiance of 1,000 suns at this moment?
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