Rapper Q-Tip has been tapped to star in a new upcoming film opposite Jesse Eisenberg and Danny A. Abeckaser in the new flick Holy Rollers.
The independent movie, which is inspired by true events, centers around a young man from the Hasidic community who was caught importing and trafficking ecstasy into the United States.
Q-Tip will play an Ethiopian drug dealer in Holy Rollers, which is being directed by Kevin Tyler Asch and written by Antonio Macia.
This Wednesday (February 4), Q-Tip will make a high profile appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres show, where he will promote his various projects, followed by an interview with PBS’s Tavis Smiley on Thursday (February 5).
The next week, on February 10, Q-Tip will kick off an international tour in support of his album The Renaissance, with his band and the legendary DJ Scratch.
The tour kicks off in Tokyo, before heading to Australia as part of the Good Vibrations Festival.
In March, Q-Tip will tour Europe, making stops in Switzerland, France, Holland, Belgium and London, where the tour will come to a conclusion, on March 14th.
Q-Tip tour dates are listed below:
February 10- O-East- Tokyo, Japan 11- Yokohama Bay Hall- Yokohama, Japan 14- Centennial Park- Sydney, Australia * 15- The Nursery- Melbourne, Australia * 21- Parklands- Southport Queensland, Australia * 22- Heirisson Island- East Perth, Australia * March 7- Aktionshalle- Zurich, Switzerland 9- Elysee Montmartre- Paris, France 10- Melkweg- Amsterdam, Holland 11- Ancienne Belgique- Brussels, Belgium 13- Button Factory- Dublin, Ireland 14- The Roundhouse- London, England