Saying that Nicki Minaj is a character is an understatement! Now, the rapper and judge of American Idol will add actress to her resume. Minaj has a theater background. She attending the famous high school of Performing Arts in New York (the same one attended by Lady Gaga).
According to THR:
Nicki Minaj is final negotiations to make her live-action movie debut, joining the cast of Fox’s revenge comedy The Other Woman.
Nick Cassavetes is directing the comedy, which centers on a woman (Diaz) who finds out that she is “the other woman” in an affair. She teams up with the wife (Mann) to get revenge on the cheating cad of a husband, being played by Nikolaj Coster-Waldau.
Minaj will play Diaz’s opinionated assistant at a law firm, a woman on her third marriage.
The rapper has voiced a character in Fox’s Ice Age: Continental Drift.
Julie Yorn is producing the project, which was written by Melissa Stack and will shoot in late spring/early summer in New York.