Newswire: Drake would like to give the acting thing another shot

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Though it’s only been two years since Drake told us his acting days are over, the Views artist is walking back that disavowal. In a recent Cal Cast interview, Drake said he‘s poised to make his acting return after the release of More Life, the playlist/project he’s been teasing almost as long as Views: “Acting is another thing that I just can’t wait to really dive into.” Once the supporting tour wraps, Drake plans to ”position [himself] in the acting world and, hopefully, take some great roles.”

The Canadian rapper first rose to relative fame as Degrassi’s Jimmy, but once he made the switch to music, it didn’t look like he’d ever look back. But his plans to return to a TV set are more ambitious than before—in addition to whatever great roles he thinks are out there for him to ...