T.I. to Play in Comedy Movie, ‘Identity Thief’

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T.I. will be taking his acting talents to new heights.

The 31-year-old rapper/actor, who has previously starred in Takers, ATL and American Gangster, has officially joined the cast of upcoming comedy Identity Thief.

Tip is set to play a bounty hunter in the flick alongside stars Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy who are known for their roles in Juno and Bridesmaids.

The ATL star also has much more in store with a starring role in the drama series Boss for Starz, a new season of his show T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle and the release of his eighth studio album, which hits stores September 4.