Sundance: The Skeleton Twins Premiere with Bill Hader, Craig Johnson, Mark Heyman & Mark Duplass

We’re used to seeing Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig in comic situations on both the big and small screen, but at this year’s Sundance, they turned in dramatic performances as estranged siblings who try to patch things up in writer-director Craig Johnson’s second feature, The Skeleton Twins.

Flicks And The City caught up with Bill Hader, director Craig Johnson, co-writer Mark Heyman, and producer Mark Duplass at the film’s premiere at Sundance. Here’s what they had to say…

Check out the video to see Bill Hader talk about working with Kristen Wiig on The Skeleton Twins, reveal how he’d love to be in JJ Abrams’ upcoming Star Wars Episode 7, what he thinks about playing Darth Vader and a Bond villain.

Director Craig Johnson & co-writer Mark Heyman chat about why they’d love to see Bill Hader play a Bond villain or feature in Star Wars after his dramatic turn in their film The Skeleton Twins, plus what they’re working on next including a movie role for Benedict Cumberbatch:

The Skeleton Twins producer Mark Duplass tells us what attracted him to work on the film, what he thinks stars Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig could do next, his new movie Tammy with Melissa McCarthy and Lazarus with Olivia Wilde, and his new TV show Togetherness:

The Skeleton Twins premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. To find out more about Sundance and the film festival visit

The festival will also be coming to the UK for Sundance London in 2014! For details of the films showing and how to book tickets visit