Justin Bieber is about to make his acting debut, alongside Mark Wahlberg, in a new movie. “The script’s good and now we’re trying to figure out his whole schedule,” Wahlberg confirmed.
The untitled film will star Wahlberg as a “reluctant mentor” to Bieber’s young basketball playing street hustler.
Bieber’s manager and the film’s co-producer Scooter Braun “is super excited about it.”
As for timing, Bieber is currently committed to his Believe World Tour until May of 2013 and Wahlberg has a slew of big ticket films coming out in the coming year and a starring role in the next Transformers film.
Asked for when he believes film is set to begin principal photography, Wahlberg pinpointed early 2014 as a tentative date