Actress Kristen Wiig was born August 22, 1973, in Canandaigua, New York. The family moved to Lancaster. Her childhood was a bit strange, surrounded by her sorrows. At a prime age of 3, her mother got separated from her father, and she spent her childhood with her mother and brother, separated from her father. She missed her father in her childhood.

As a child, she was never impressed to take part in any extra-curricular activities like debate or act in a play, but she was a good student overall. Wiig got a job at a plastic surgery clinic but was not satisfied at all with the job. It was then she decided to move to Los Angeles and try her luck in acting. Next day, she packed and left for Los Angeles.

After she had landed in Los Angeles, she worked as a floral seller or even sold dogs at the mall. She did not take up any traditional acting classes from any institute or university. It was then a colleague who requested her to join a show of a troupe at the Groundlings- which was looking for new faces for their show Saturday Night Live (SNL).

She took part in an audition and was selected on the spot. That is how Kristen Wiig got a break in glamour world. SNL producer Lorne Michaels came to notice her talent and asked her to audition finally for the program. She was then given a contract for show’s 31st season and had to shift to New York from Los Angeles.

This made Kristen Wiig to make her career on SNL on November 12, 2005. Within a just span of two years, she became a busy star in the show. She was regarded as the greatest comedian on the show, and she went to appear in more episodes than even her other co-stars. For her appearance in SNL in 2009, she was named one of the 25 funniest actresses in Hollywood. She became an icon in Hollywood. 

Her last association with SNL was in 2012, after which she never appeared in SNL show. Simultaneously, she made her debut in a film Knocked Up (2007) where she played a character of a television executive. 

In the year 2011, she appeared in high-profile comedy films, such as ‘Despicable Me ‘(2011) and ‘Bridesmaids’ (2011). For the movie Bridesmaids, her work was appreciated. She was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Actress-Motion Picture. The film was even nominated for Academy Awards too.

Patricia Clarkson  English Actress

Patricia Clarkson

The 56-year-old America actress, Patricia Davies Clarkson was born on 29th December 1959. She was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to Jackie Clarkson, a politician, and a councilwoman and Arthur Clarkson, a school administrator at the Department of Medicine at the Louisiana State University. She studied speech pathology at the same college her father works for. She transferred to New York City’s Fordham University, where she graduated with a degree in Drama. She then went ahead and earned her MFA at the Yale School of Drama. Her acting career is impressive and diverse with a long list of accolades and critical acclaims. She has performed on Broadway, and the credits include The House of Blue Leaves, The Eastern Standard and The Elephant Man for which she got nominated for The Tony Awards for Best Featured Actress in a Play. Her debut was in the film The Untouchable in 1987, where she played the wife of Elliot Ness at the age of 27. She has played more of character roles than a leading role. Her breakthrough performance was in High Art in 1998 where she played Greta, a German drug addict, homosexual former model. She also featured in the movie The Dead Pool, Everybody’s All American and Rocket Gibraltar. Her television performances include Davis Rules, Alex Haley’s Queen, a miniseries, Murder One as Annie Hoffman, and her impeccable performance in Six Feet Under for which she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for the year 2002 and 2006. Her magnificent work in movies worth mentioning are in Pieces of April where she played a bad-mannered mother dying of cancer, for which she got nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. In 2003, she starred in The Station Agent, which got her six awards and five nominations namely the Special Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival, National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress and nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role. Her other movies include All the Real Girls in 2003 as Elvira Fine, ‘Good Night, and Good Luck’ in 2005 as Shirley Wershba, Shutter Island in 2010 and Easy A in 2010.

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Emily Ratajkowski

Emily O'Hara Ratajkowski is an American model and actress. She was born on June 7th in the year of 1991, in the United Kingdom. Emily Ratajkowski is also known for the album "Blurred Lines" which featured Emily with Jessi M'Bengue and Elle Evans being topless. The video of "Blurred Lines" was recorded by Robin Thicke, Clifford Joseph Harris, Jr., and Pharrell Williams. The song was number one in at least 25 countries and become the number one song of 2013 in the United States too. Based on her success in video albums, she got a chance to appear in many magazines with topless features. She predominantly appeared in many fashion, style, and cultural magazines or even in a family magazine of the United States. She has made swimsuit as her favorite topics and was regularly covered in a few issues of some magazines. After appearing in "Blurred Lines" video and magazines, she was the hot sex symbol in the United States. She had a good connection with a photographer Bruce Weber, who had taken photoshoots of Emily Ratajkowski, and this had helped the model to get some supporting roles in many movies. That was her stepping stone in movies. Subsequently, she grabbed the role in a movie 'Gone Girl’, directed by David Fincher that released in 2014. She played a role of the mistress for actor Ben Affleck in the movie, and her sex symbol was utilized in the movie, and thus, she got a break as a supporting actress in Hollywood. In 2015, she appeared in a film 'Entourage' in which she played actor Adrian Grenier's love interest. Though she was criticized for her sexy ways of acting by many yet a few critics called her performance as less than compelling. In the year 2015, she worked in an American movie 'We Are Your Friends' with actors like Zac Efron and Alex Shaffer. Her upcoming movie is 'Cruise' and she is cast opposite Spencer Boldman, which is directed by Robert D. Siegel. The actress is a trained actress in theater and after having successful theater activities, she was selected by Ford Models Agency, and she continued modeling and acting since her youth days in Los Angeles.

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Emily Ratajkowski English Actress