Cardi B is a leading lady as she scores her first major film role

Cardi B is a leading lady as she scores her first major film role

- Cardi B is making moves and has just landed her first leading role in a feature film

- The rapper is set to star in a new comedy from Paramount Pictures called Assisted Living where she will play the character of Amber

- Cardi's role will be that of a small-time thief who needs to hide from the police and does so in her grandmother's nursing home

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Cardi B is officially a leading lady after Paramount Pictures announced that she would be starring in the lead role of their new film Assisted Living.

The rapper started out on the VH1 reality show Love and Hip-Hop and is now a Grammy award-winning artist who is recognised all over the world.

Cardi has now set her sights on the film industry and will be playing the lead character of the comedy that is set to be hilarious and "full of heart".

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Cardi B is a leading lady as she scores her first major film role
Cardi B is now a leading lady and has scored her first major film role.
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Variety.com described the plot of the film after speaking to Paramount Pictures and wrote:

"It follows Amber (Cardi B's character), a small-time crook who finds herself in over her head when a heist goes wrong. On the run from the cops and her former crew, she struggles to find anywhere to hide. Running out of options, Amber disguises herself as an elderly woman and hides out in the one place no one will look — her estranged grandmother’s nursing home."

Cardi had previously acted in Hustlers alongside Jennifer Lopez but the new movie will be the first time she takes on the role of a leading lady.

In other international celebrity-related news, Briefly.co.za recently reported on Michael Jordan uploading a romantic video for his girlfriend Lori Harvey's birthday.

The internet has not fully recovered from the news of Michael B. Jordan and Lori Harvey officially confirming their relationship on Instagram but there is already a development in the story. Jordan took to social media to wish his stunning girlfriend a happy birthday and uploaded a video which showed them being a typical couple in a snowy location.

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The video shows both Jordan and Harvey wrapped up in winter coats and boots to keep warm but the sparks flying between them seem hot enough to have done that.

The lovebirds playfully throw snow at each other and giggle all the way through. Michael seems besotted with his bae and cannot tear his eyes away from her. The footage then shows Harvey mockingly tackle Jordan to the ground and they both collapse into the snow.

Michael posted the video to social media with a short caption accompanied by a tortoise emoji.

Lori, TV host Steve Harvey's daughter, commented on the birthday post and wrote:

"My baby"

Fans are very invested in the relationship and are eagerly awaiting the next update from the celebrity lovebirds.

Briefly.co.za also reported on the couple making their relationship Instagram official and the internet collectively went crazy about the People's Sexiest Man Alive being off the market.

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Michael B. Jordan has made his relationship with Lori Harvey official on Instagram. The Hollywood star shared two snaps of himself and Steve Harvey's gorgeous daughter on his official Instagram account - for the first time.

The US actor and the stunner were previously photographed together during the holiday season. They were also spotted stepping off a plane together in Salt Lake City on 30 December.

Lori also took to Instagram to share snaps of the lovely couple smiling and standing very close to each other. Since both the stars shared the loved-up pics on the photo-sharing app, Lori's name has been trending high on Twitter.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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