Pop star Cardi B to star in US film about thief hiding in aged care home

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One of the world’s most popular hip-hop icons is about to get a crash course into what life is like in an aged care facility.

Cardi B is set to star in Assisted Living, described as a comedy with heart in the vein of films like Tootsie, Sister Act and Mrs. Doubtfire.

The singer will star as Amber, a crook on the run from the police after a heist gone wrong. With options low, Amber disguises herself and hides in her grandmother’s aged care home.

Cardi B is no stranger to the silver screen have previously appeared in the film Hustlers, but this will be her first starring turn.

No word yet on the research she’s doing to prepare for the role.