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Cardi B is going to be making her movie debut with Jennifer Lopez in the upcoming movie ‘Hustlers’

The movie also stars Constance Wu, Keke Palmer and Julia Stiles

by Hermeen Shahid

Cardi B will be making her movie debut as a stripper in the movie ‘Hustlers’ alongside Jennifer Lopez, Julia Stiles, Constance Wu, Keke Palmer, and Lili Reinhart.

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Cardi B attends the Stream TIDAL X: Brooklyn Benefit Concert on October 17, 2017, in New York. (ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images)

According to Deadline, the rapper, 26, will be making her film debut alongside a star-studded cast. The cast includes JLo, Riverdale’s Lili Reinhart, Constance Wu, and many others.

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The movie Hustlers is about a group of strippers who band together to scam the men of Wall Street out of a lot of money. “It is set in New York City in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis,” according to Rolling Stones Magazine.

The movie is written and directed by Lorene Scafaria. She gave a statement to Deadline saying, “I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to work with this dynamic group of women. We’re grateful to have assembled such a powerhouse cast and can’t wait to start filming at the end of the week.”

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Cardi B finally confirms her pregnancy and stops hiding her bump. (Source: Getty Images)

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This is Cardi’s first role in Hollywood. She will be playing one of the exotic dancers in the film. Before getting this role, the Bodak Yellow rapper starred in the reality show Love and Hip Hop: New York. She also appeared in an episode of Being Mary Jane.

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Cardi B performs at Echostage in Washington, D.C. (Source: Getty Images)

The movie itself is based on Jessica Pressler’s New York Magazine article “The Hustlers at Scores.”

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Cardi B attends the Clive Davis party on the eve of the 60th Annual Grammy Awards on January 28, 2018, in New York. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Cardi B recently won the Grammy for Best Rap Album.

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