Machine Gun Kelly lands movie role

Hip-hop star Machine Gun Kelly is set to make his big screen debut alongside actress Minnie Driver. The Wild Boy hitmaker has signed up to star in Blackbird, a film about a recording artist who struggles when the stress of superstardom becomes too much, according to
Machine Gun Kelly will play a rapper she collaborates with while Driver will play the singer’s mother and manager.
The movie will also star Danny Glover and Nate Parker, while R&B star The-Dream is writing and producing four original songs for the soundtrack.