In Five: Kristen Wiig Pairs With Oscar Winners, Wes Anderson Makes Andersonesque Ads, and More Performing Arts News

In Five: Kristen Wiig Pairs With Oscar Winners, Wes Anderson Makes Andersonesque Ads, and More Performing Arts News
Funny, active: Kristen Wiig.
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1. Kristen Wiig is slated to star in an action-comedy from Oscar-winning “Descendants” writers Nat Faxon and Jim Rash. [Vulture]

2. Wes Anderson made what might be the two best car commercials ever. [/Film]

3. s/s/s, Sufjan Stevens’s new band with Serengeti and Son Lux, plan an EP, “Beak & Claw,” that will feature Auto-Tune. [Vulture]

4. Some of XXL magazine’s choices for their “Freshman Class” of up-and-coming rappers have, predictably, puzzled Twitter pundits. [Hollywood Prospectus/Grantland]

5. Cee Lo Green has sold a memoir to be released next year. [NME]

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