‘SNL’ Alum Fred Armisen to Direct Kings of Leon Concert Livestream

On "Saturday Night Live" he channeled Prince — now he'll control Kings on Vevo and YouTube

Fred Armisen, who left his longtime "SNL" gig last season, will direct a livestream concert by Kings of Leon on Aug. 9.

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The concert, performed in London, will be livestreamed on Vevo and YouTube as part of American Express's "Unstaged" series, which pairs bands with notable directors. Wernor Herzog directed a Killers performance, for example; Gary Oldman directed Jack White.

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This won't be Armisen's first foray into music directing — he's an accomplished drummer and directed the video for The Helio Sequence's "Don't Look Away." In June, Armisen was confirmed to star in "Bad Santa" director Terry Zwigoff's upcoming untitled movie.