Justin Bieber to Star as Himself in 3D Movie About His Life
First a book, now a film!
16-year-old pop sensation Justin Bieber will star in a 3-D film about his life so far.
Slated for a Valentine’s Day 2011 release, the as-yet-untitled film is a feature biopicÂ footage from his current tour, a Paramount rep explained to Us.Â Davis Guggenheim — the Oscar-winning documentarian behind An Inconvenient Truth — will direct.
Bieber announced the “incredible news” on Monday via Twitter. “This is so sick!! Gonna come out in theatres Worldwide Valentine’s 2011!!! I’m taking this thing worldwide thanks to u all!! Hyped!!”
The “Somebody to Love” singer added in a statement: “When the idea for a movie first came to us, we knew immediately this was our chance to give something very special back to the all fans who have been a huge source of inspiration and support throughout my entire career thus far. They simply make my dreams come true everyday. I cannot wait to share all the great experiences I’ve had over the last few years with them.”
It’s not Bieber’s first foray into the dramatic arts: he plays a troubled teen on the upcoming season of CSI.