Young Money star Nicki Minaj is going to put her acting on fleek in the near future after landing a role in the upcoming “Barbershop 3” movie.
According to reports, Nicki already has a role in the unexpected sequel to 2004’s “Barbershop 2: Back in Business” flick.
Rapper Nicki Minaj will co-star in New Line/MGM’s “Barbershop 3″ alongside Ice Cube and Cedric the Entertainer, Variety has learned. Minaj will play Draya, the sassy new hairdresser of the beauty shop portion of the barbershop. She made her first screen appearance last year in “The Other Woman,” portraying the assistant to Cameron Diaz’s character. (Variety)
Pictures further confirming Nicki’s role have surfaced online.
Nicki at the ‘Barbershop 3’ table read. pic.twitter.com/gGhckbCUQm
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Hollywood actors Ice Cube, Eve and Common are all expected to appear in the new flick.
She’ll be co-starring in Barbershop 3 alongside fellow musicians Ice Cube (the franchise’s backbone), Eve and Common. Though there’s no release date set yet, rehearsals have already begun. (Billboard)
Cameras recently caught Nicki donning an alleged engagement ring in New York City.
And the 32-year-old Super Bass singer took the opportunity to show off her new jewellery by flashing the gigantic heart shaped ring to onlookers as she walked through JFK International airport yesterday. (Mirror UK)