Saturday Night Live's Kristen Wiig has just landed a role in the Ricky Gervais/Greg Kinnear comedy Ghost Town. According to The Hollywood Reporter, she will also be appearing in Paul Schneider's Pretty Bird opposite Paul Giamatti and Billy Crudup.

In Ghost Town, Wiig will be playing Gervais' surgeon. The film revolves around a dentist (Gervais) who has a near-death experience, and then gains the ability to speak to the dead. It is not known at this time what character Wiig will be playing in Pretty Bird.

David Koepp will be directing Ghost Town. It is scheduled to go into production later this month.

B. Alan Orange