Bridesmaids star Kristen Wiig is in talks to star in the indie film, Nasty Baby, reports The Wrap.
Nasty Baby is from writer-director Sebastian Silva and the drama is set in Brooklyn. According to The Wrap, Wiig would play Anna, the best friend of Freddy and Mo, a gay couple who are trying to have a kid. Freddy and Mo will be played by Silva and TV on the Radio frontman Tunde Adebimpe.
Producing the film are Christine Vachon, David Hinojosa, Charlie Dibe, Pablo Larrain, and Juan de Dios Larrain.
The report says that Wiig has “expressed interest in the dramatic role and wants to do the movie.”
Wiig was most recently seen in Girl Most Likely and voiced a character in Despicable Me 2. This December, Wiig can be seen in Ben Stiller’s The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and Adam McKay’s anticipated sequel, Anchorman: The Legend Continues. Wiig is currently filming Welcome to Me, a film produced by Will Ferrell. Two other projects, The Skeleton Twins and Hateship Loveship, have yet to be released.
Alia Shawkat Arrested Development, The To-Do List), Mark Margolis (Breaking Bad) and Denis O’Hare (True Blood) are all being looked for supporting roles in Nasty Baby.