Offset says it’s ‘dope’ to have landed a task in American Sole (Image: AP/Andrew Harnik)
Offset is ready to star alongside Pete Davidson and O’Shea Jackson Jr. in a brand new movie referred to as American Sole.
Deadline has revealed that Offset, who’s one-third of hip hop group Migos, is ready to make his movie debut within the movie coming from STXfilms.
The rapper, actual identify Kiari Kendrell Cephus, will probably be showing alongside Saturday Evening Reside star Davidson and Straight Outta Compton star Jackson Jr. as a pc engineer.
American Sole is a movie about two twentysomethings (Davidson and Jackson) making an attempt to beat scholar debt by ‘after-market sneaker reselling’. Nevertheless, as issues start to go mistaken, the 2 settle for the assistance of a shady investor, main them down a damaging path.
Offset, whose marriage to Cardi B is back on after she called off their divorce, is doing extra than simply lending his skills in entrance of the digital camera too: he will probably be working as an govt producer on the movie’s soundtrack, the place he’ll assist curate the music selections of the movie. It’s stated that the movie will function ‘a minimum of’ one unique music.
Offset, who appeared in an episode of NCIS: Los Angeles earlier this 12 months, stated: ‘That is my first function movie as an actor. After doing NCIS, I knew I wished to do extra appearing. Touchdown this function in American Sole is dope.
‘Not solely do I get to star within the film, however I get to deliver my abilities to the desk because the curator and govt producer for the soundtrack. I’m bringing my world to the large display screen. I hope the world is prepared.’
Pete Davidson will star within the film alongside Offset. (Image: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Pictures)
Adam Fogelson, chairman of STXfilms Movement Image Group added: ‘To have Offset becoming a member of our crew is a dream situation.’
‘Offset’s character is necessary to the storyline and we couldn’t be extra excited to have him working with us behind the scenes as he works with Ian [Edelman] and the crew at STX to assist us outline the sound of this movie.’
The movie is being directed by Ian Edelman, who created the HBO present The way to Make It in America.
The movie additionally has a formidable producers record, that includes Kevin Hart by way of his HartBeat firm and even first-time movie producer and NBA All-Star Chris Paul.
With that type of expertise in entrance of and behind the digital camera, it’s arduous to see how this movie gained’t up oozing cool!