The ATLien is officially preparing for lift off!
André Benjamin has always been known for his just landed a role in Claire Denis’ Science Fiction film, High Life. While Benjamin’s character and role in the film is unclear, the Sci-Fi film is centered around convicts who embark on a dangerous mission to a black hole in exchange for reduced time.
André 3000 will join Robert Pattinson and Mia Goth who’s roles were previously announced. In addition,Variety reports that Denis has also added, Lars Eidinger (“Clouds of Sils Maria”), Agata Buzek (“Redemption”), Ewan Mitchell (“The Last Kingdom”), Jessie Ross (“The Frankenstein Chronicles”) and Claire Tran (“Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets”).
Denis is an acclaimed director who’s best known for films such as 35 Shots of Rum, White Material, and Bastards.
High Life will be Denis’ English-language featured film debut.
André 3000, Fashion and Sci-Fi Flicks?
Benjamin recently sent shock waves through hip-hop after he unlocked details on why he decided to step away from his music career during a recent interview with Complex. And while he also expressed his focus on what he will be doing for the next 10 years, we are guessing it will include fashion and acting.
There’s no denying that 3 Stacks has always had a unique sense of fashion and acting skills to match as he has dabbled in both industries. However, the rapper recently dropped the Tretorn Fall ’17 sneaker collection and signed on as the brand’s creative director.
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Moreover, As André heads back into the world of acting, he has appeared in ABC’s TV series American Crime. He has also starred in films such as, Idlewild, Four Brothers, and