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RAPPER T.I. INKS THREE PICTURE DEAL

 

Rapper T.I. has just inked a three-picture deal with Screen Gems that will launch with the crime drama "Bone Deep," in which he will join Matt Dillon and Idris Elba.

 

The move amounts to a long-term investment in the rapper, who faces a yearlong prison stretch for weapons possession that begins next spring. The second Screen Gems film will be "Boulevard," a drama in development in which T.I. will star; the third picture will be determined later.

 

The movie work will be scheduled around the legal complications faced by T.I., who has also cut a deal to topline a six-episode MTV reality show that will chronicle the 1,000 hours of community service he'll perform before heading off to serve his sentence.

 

"Bone Deep" concerns a group of bank robbers who pull off a daring highrise heist and are dragged into one last job by a freshly paroled cohort. T.I. and his Grand Hustle Entertainment partner Jason Geter have joined Will Packer as producers.

 

Past acting credits for T.I., whose real name is Tip Harris, include "American Gangster" and "ATL."



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