Cardi B. has set her feature film debut and it’s safe to say that she can definitely help her co-stars prepare for their roles.
According to Deadline, Cardi is set to star in Hustlers, a “stripper revenge” film that follows “a crew of saavy former strip club employees” who come together to “turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.”
As most fans know, Cardi worked as a stripper in New York City before she became a Grammy-Award winning music star.
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Cardi joins Constance Wu, Jennifer Lopez, Keke Palmer, Riverdale star Lili Reinhart, Julia Stiles and Oscar-winner Mercedes Ruehl in the film; Deadline reports that Mette Towley and Trace Lysette are also in talks to star.
The feature, which is inspired by a 2016 New York Times Magazine article, comes from Lorene Scafaria, who is set to write, direct and co-produce the feature.
Hustlers is set to start production on March 22 in New York City.
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