This edition: Kristen Wiig and Shira Piven: A TimesTalks Conversation
Original tape date: April 28, 2015.
First aired: May 15, 2015.
Don't miss Academy Award, Golden Globe Award and Emmy nominated Kristen Wiig ("The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," "Skeleton Twins," & "Bridesmaids") and director Shira Piven ("Fully Loaded") in conversation with New York Times culture reporter Cara Buckley. Hear about their careers acting, writing and directing, and their new film, "Welcome to Me," a dark comedy about a deeply complex, mentally unbalanced woman who wins the lottery, quits her medication and buys her own talk show. Taped April 28, 2015 at the TimesCenter.
Cara Buckley Culture, The New York Times
Shira Piven Director, “Fully Loaded”, “Welcome to Me”
Kristen Wiig Actress, “Welcome to Me”