Ac­tress to host MTV Movie Awards

Austin American-Statesman - - AUSTIN360 DAILY - Rebel Wil­son Com­piled by Ni­cole Vil­lal­pando

LOS AN­GE­LES — “Pitch Per­fect” star and “Brides­maids” scene-stealer Rebel Wil­son is tak­ing cen­ter stage.

MTV tapped the Aus­tralian ac­tress to host its an­nual movie awards, set for April 14 in Cul­ver City, Calif.

Wil­son is an ac­tress and writer who rose to fame with her role as Kristin Wiig’s nosy room­mate in “Brides­maids.” Wil­son’s other cred­its in­clude “Bach­e­lorette” and “What to Ex­pect When You’re Ex­pect­ing.”

The MTV Movie Awards have tra­di­tion­ally been held in June, but as the sum­mer movie sea­son has edged into May, the net­work sched­uled its show ear­lier to give film fans a peek at the sea­son’s block­busters.

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