The list of comedy heavyweights in Hollywood would be incomplete without the inclusion of Kristen Wiig’s name. Ever since her humble start in the genre as a part of an improv troupe, she has found her feet as a comedienne. From being an important part of Saturday Night Live to getting her breakthrough with the film Bridesmaids, Wiig never failed to delight and captivate audiences with her chameleon-like abilities to emulate diverse range of characters and impeccable writing skills. She had also made forays into drama and the superhero genres as well, proving she will not be limited.
As the Golden Globe nominated actress turns 49, here is a look back at some of her stunning performances.