LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Andre 3000, half of the hip-hop duo OutKast, will appear in an untitled film co-starring Mark Wahlberg, the Hollywood Reporter says.
Andre 3000, whose real name is Andre Benjamin, will play the sibling of Wahlberg, drawn into a plan to avenge their mother's death, the Reporter said Thursday. Director John Singleton will begin shooting Monday in Toronto.
Andre 3000 is behind the No. 1 pop single "Hey Ya," and will appear in the upcoming "Get Shorty" sequel "Be Cool" as well as Guy Ritchie's "Revolver."