awards & nominations

The Spoils Before Dying (2015)

A pulp-noir murder mystery set in the seedy underbelly of Los Angeles' jazz scene.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

The Spoils of Babylon (2014)

The dramatic lives of a family that has made a fortune in the oil business.

Emmy (Primetime) (2014)NominatedOutstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Saturday Night Live (1975)

After being on the air for more than three decades, the essential format of this show hasn't changed: Get an A-list guest host (or reasonable facsimile) and throw him or her into sketches with the ensemble players, which have included such heavy hitters as Will Ferrell, Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Kristen Wiig, Jane Curtin, John Belushi, Chris Rock, Eddie Murphy, Chevy Chase, Bill Murray and Mike Myers. Each week's show also offers two musical numbers from someone at, or aspiring to reach, the top of the charts.

Emmy (Primetime) (2012)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Emmy (Primetime) (2011)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Emmy (Primetime) (2010)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Emmy (Primetime) (2009)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Bridesmaids (2011)

Kristen Wiig as "Annie"

Annie (Kristen Wiig) is a single woman whose own life is a mess, but when she learns that her lifelong best friend, Lillian (Maya Rudolph), is engaged, she has no choice but to serve as the maid of honor. Though lovelorn and almost penniless, Annie, nevertheless, winds her way through the strange and expensive rituals associated with her job as the bride's go-to gal. Determined to make things perfect, she gamely leads Lillian and the other bridesmaids down the wild road to the wedding.

Golden Globe (2011)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture