Andre 3000's Disastrous Audition

Rapper ANDRE '3000' BENJAMIN is hoping bosses of movie studio Fox destroy a disastrous audition tape he appeared in, because he sweated profusely throughout the whole ordeal.

In the early stages of making a transition from music to acting, the OUTKAST star admits that standing in front of movie executives to win roles was a far from pleasant experience.

He says, "I was supposed to be playing this ultra-cool guy. I was supposed to have a cigarette. I was totally not that person.

"The people in the room pretended that nothing unusual was going on, but when it was over - I remember LISA BONET was out in the hallway waiting on her turn - I ran into the bathroom and looked at my face, and I looked like I just climbed out of a pool.

"I pray the people at Fox have honour, man. I beg them, destroy that tape."

Benjamin later decided he was better off asking his agents to arrange lunch meetings with his favourite directors, so he could land roles that way.


Tags: Benjamin - Lisa Bonet


More Lisa Bonet

Lou Myers Dies, Restaurant Owner In 'A Different World' Passes Away, Aged 76

Lou Myers has died, aged 76, according to Associated Press. Myers famously played the role of Mr Gaines on A Different World. Myers’ death was...



Lisa Bonet Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Lisa Bonet

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All