A$AP Rocky’s Film Picked up at Sundance Film Festival

“Pushing Dope,” an independent coming of age story featuring Harlem rapper A$AP Rocky, gets picked up at this years Sundance Film Festival.

A$AP Rocky makes his acting debut in Pushing Dope about a group of nerdy kids from Inglewood, California who accidentally end up with a stash of ecstasy belonging to local drug dealer Dom [A$AP Rocky] and their adventures trying to sell the dope to bail Dom out of jail.

After screening at Sundance Pushing Dope was the object of a fierce bidding war and ended up with Open Road Films who bought it for $7 million after pledging a $15 million promotional budget.

The film also features Zoe Kravitz and A$AP’s ex-girlfriend model Chanel Iman.

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