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Azealia Banks to Make Acting Debut in RZA's Movie 'Coco'

Azealia Banks to Make Acting Debut in RZA's Movie 'Coco'

Azealia Banks has landed her first movie role – the starring role in the upcoming drama Coco.

The film will be directed by Wu Tang Clan member RZA and it is currently in the works at Lionsgate.

Azealia will play “an aspiring twenty-something rapper who wants a career in hip hop, but is torn by her parents’ dreams that she finish college. She gives in. While matriculating, she finds herself in the classroom; she experiences the true calling of the power of the spoken word, which helps her goals as a hip hop artist,” according to Deadline.

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  • lolme

    wow interesting considering she bashes constantly

  • Heidi

    Hate this racist bitch

  • mouth

    Shouldn’t this dumb/fuck get a GED first? She should be banned from grocery stores in America since farmers suck so much, her fat keester needs to lose some weight anyway.

  • ElaineRMontgomery

    ✦☑✦☑✦ $73.. per-hr @mi13//



  • Mark Moe

    She quit high school, quit a performing arts school, quit her first 2 labels, then quit twitter TWICE, even said she quit rap once. Talk about a complete opposite of the character she’s playing.

  • NerdyBirdy