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The Brooklyn hip hop legend lands a big role next to Kenau Reeves.

After working in independent movies throughout the 2000s, the legendary emcee shows his acting skills in his second big break, starring opposite Keanu Reeves in the upcoming thriller Exposed.

Originally the flick was titled Daughter of GodExposed has been in production for well over a year. Kane seems to play the bad guy in this movie written and directed by Declan Dale.

The story centers on a Brooklyn detective (Reeves) who fights to investigate the death of his partner. At the same time, a young woman (Ana de Armas) “experiences strange things after witnessing a miracle.” The film is slated for a limited released on Jan. 22, as well as a wide release on video-on-demand services.

It was shot on location in Kane’s side of New York in Brooklyn. His last solo album was 1998’s Veteranz’ Day and has continued to do a relatively steady stream of guest verses.


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