Kristen Wiig And Maya Rudolph Are A Mother-Daughter Dream Team On ‘Bless The Harts’

Kristen Wiig and Maya Rudolph are taking on the cartoon world.

The “Bridesmaids” co-stars will share the screen once again in the new Fox animated series “Bless The Harts” which follows a Southern family constantly struggling to make ends meet. Wiig will play a single working mom named Jenny while Rudolph is cast as Betty, Jenny’s carefree mother.

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“The relationship is really interesting because [Betty] gets on Jenny’s nerves for sure but they’re super, super close,” Wiig said in an interview with Fox.

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Also in an interview with Fox, Rudolph points out the magic of animated television.

“If we were doing this show in front of a live audience, I wouldn’t get to play Kristen’s mom. I love that you can be anything in animation.”

The show also stars Ike Barinholtz as Jenny’s boyfriend and Jillian Bell as Jenny’s daughter. B

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