Swizz beatzthe son of, Nasir Dean, is ready to make a name for himself in Hollywood … and he’s taken his first big step after landing a role in a feature film.
We’ve learned that Nasir will star in the new movie, “Charge It To The Game”… a coming-of-age story about 4 best friends who find their way through adolescence while overcoming the obstacles that come with growing up. .
Nasir will play the role of Preach … one of the four best friends.
We are told that this is a big step for Nasir… who has wanted to break into the acting profession for a long time. Just a few years ago … Nasir was featured in a music video for Commonthe track “Hercules” by Swizz Beatz. After this performance … he received several offers from producers and filmmakers but, at the time, Nasir wanted to stay focused on his musical career.
He released an EP “BeachBum Limbo” last year under Epic Records and he has a new musical project due out later this year dubbed “Mr. Cardinal”.
But, the desire to act has always been there, according to his manager and lawyer, nichole levy. We are told he auditioned for a role in Season 2 of HBO’s hit series “Euphoria”. He didn’t land it but then “Charge It To The Game” hit.
We are told that Swizz is thrilled that his son is landing the role … and while he has a ton of attraction in Hollywood and beyond, we are told that he has not spoken about Nasir’s career … being gave Nasir the desire to develop his own brand.
The kid’s got serious restlessness, that’s for sure. Filming begins later this month in Atlanta.