INDIO, CA - APRIL 21: Lizzo performs at Mojave Tent during the 2019 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival on April 21, 2019 in Indio, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Coachella)

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Multi-Talented Lizzo Set To Join All-Star Cast of 'Hustlers'

April 24, 2019

STXfilms confirmed on Wednesday, multi-talented entertainer Lizzo has been cast in a role alongside the all-star cast of Hustlers. She will be joining Constance Wu, Julia Stiles, Lili Reinhart, Keke Palmer and Jennifer Lopez in the highly anticipated heist movie.

The Houston rapper is currently on a sold out tour of North America which took her to both Coachella weekend shows and a recent performance at the Bill Graham Auditorium in San Francisco. The 30-year-old is about to embark on the second leg of her tour in Portland, Oregon in July.

Lizzo, who's real name is Melissa Viviane Jefferson also released her first full-length album Cuz I Love You last week and can be heard as the voice of "Lydia" in the upcoming animated musical from STXfilms, UglyDolls, set for release in theaters on May 3rd.

Hustlers is already in production in New York and is scheduled to arrive in theaters on September 13th.