Andre 3000 Joins 'Semi-Pro' Comedy[Friday, December 8th, 2006]
Andre Benjamin, also known as Andre 3000 in hip-hop duo Outkast, is set to join Will Ferrell and Woody Harrelson in New Line Cinema's basketball comedy Semi-Pro, says the Hollywood Reporter.
The feature is set in the world of the American Basketball Assn. and follows Jackie Moon (Ferrell), the owner-coach-player of the fictional Flint Michigan Tropics. Moon must lead his team on a desperate attempt to make it to the big leagues.
Benjamin plays a self-styled ladies' man who is the best player on the team.
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