Movie review: Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling make a delightful comedy duo in ‘Late Night’

By Brandy McDonnellAn abbreviated version of this review appear in Friday's Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. 3 out of 4 stars.Movie review: Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling make a delightful comedy duo in 'Late Night'Watching Emma Thompson get to be funny is a personal favorite of mine, and the two-time Oscar winner forms a delightful comedy duo with six-time Emmy nominee Mindy Kaling in “Late Night.”Written by Kaling and directed by Nisha Ganatra, the Sundance Film Festival favorite offers astute and uproarious insights into what it’s like to be a woman in a competitive, male-dominated workplace without getting too preachy or shrill.Thompson plays Katherine Newberry, a British comic who has spent nearly three decades as the only female late-night talk-show host on American television (talk about your summer movie fantasies).Read more on NewsOK.com

By Brandy McDonnell

An abbreviated version of this review appear in Friday's Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. 3 out of 4 stars.

Movie review: Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling make a delightful comedy duo in 'Late Night'

Watching Emma Thompson get to be funny is a personal favorite of mine, and the two-time Oscar winner forms a delightful comedy duo with six-time Emmy nominee Mindy Kaling in “Late Night.”

Written by Kaling and directed by Nisha Ganatra, the Sundance Film Festival favorite offers astute and uproarious insights into what it’s like to be a woman in a competitive, male-dominated workplace without getting too preachy or shrill.

Thompson plays Katherine Newberry, a British comic who has spent nearly three decades as the only female late-night talk-show host on American television (talk about your summer movie fantasies).
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