Last year March we saw Chance the Rapper making his debut in the acting field on a short film called, 'Mr Happy'. He will be continuing to demonstrate his action chops, staring in a new film titled "Slice". His long time friend, who's shot some of Chance's most popular videos, Austin Vesely is the man behind this upcoming movie. Vesely delivered the script and will be directing the film, which is now set for 2017.
In an interview with RedEye he talks about the inspirations and concepts saying, "I was actually really inspired by this novella by George Saunders called “CivilWarLand In Bad Decline.” He has ghosts as a part of the universe. George Saunders is always really good about this: He puts you into a world and he doesn’t explain the rules to you, so you figure it out as you go". For the wait for the movies, earlier in the year he release a letter to fans: