Anchor Bay Acquires Mac And Devin Go To High School with Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa

Anchor Bay Films has acquired the rights to Mac and Devin Go to High School, featuring rappers and hip-hop stars Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa.  The high school comedy features Khalifa as Devin, an overachieving academic type with Dogg playing the antithetical character, Mac, a 15th year senior who becomes infatuated with his substitute teacher.  When Devin struggles to write his valedictorian speech, citing lack of life experience, the two find a way to help each other out.  Mac and Devin Go to High School, directed by Dylan Brown (Boss'n Up) also stars Mike Epps (The Hangover), Andy Milonakis (Waiting), Affion Crocket (Never Back Down) and a voiceover from Mystikal. As long as Snoop brings his green hat, I'm sold. Hit the jump for more on the project. THR reports that the pop group Far East Movement will also have a cameo in Mac and Devin Go to High School.
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Wiz Khalifa, Snoop Dogg Video Debuts Wednesday On MTV

'Young, Wild & Free' is first clip off 'Mac & Devin Go to High School' soundtrack.

By Rob Markman, with reporting by Matt Elias

Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa on the set of "Young, Wild & Free"

Photo: Matt Elias/MTV News

The school year may already be in full swing, but on Wednesday, fans will get their first glimpse of Snoop Dogg and Wi Khalifa's "Mac & Devin Go to High School" film when the smoked-out duo premiere the video for "Young, Wild & Free" on MTV.

Starting at 6 a.m. Et the video will debut across MTV, MTV2, mtvU, MTV Hits, and MTV Jams, where it will play every hour. Directed by Dylan Brown, "Young, Wild & Free," featuring Bruno Mars on the hook, is the first video from the official "Mac & Devin Go to High School" soundtrack.

While integrating movie scenes into music videos sometimes gets cumbersome, Dogg and Khalifa
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Snoop Dogg And Wiz Khalifa Get 'Wild' On Video Set

'This is a family affair, man,' Wiz tells MTV News while shooting a clip for his upcoming stoner comedy with Snoop.

By Matt Elias

Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa on the set of "Young, Wild & Free"

Photo: Matt Elias/MTV News

Montclair, California -- Big Snoop D-o-Double-g celebrates his 40th birthday Thursday (October 20), but on Wednesday night, he was all business.

Well, business as usual. Snoop spent the evening shooting a music video with Wiz Khalifa for the track "Young, Wild & Free." It's the first song from the soundtrack of the duo's upcoming stoner comedy, "Mac & Devin Go to High School."

It was quite a spectacle on the video set. The mellow MCs took over a drive-in movie theater an hour outside Los Angeles with tons of tricked-out rides and a variety of video vixens. The clip was directed by Dylan Brown, who also handled directing duties on the film.
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