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According to Deadline, rapper-turned-actor T.I. (Tip Harris)  will play a bounty hunter in a new movie titled “Identity Theft.” Two years ago, T.I., starred in the hit movie “Takers.”

The Universal Pictures comedy stars Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy.

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The plot goes like this: T.I.’s character hunts both of them, as Bateman’s character becomes an unlikely companion for McCarthy’s character after she steals his identity.

Meanwhile, the King of the South is co-starring in Kelsey Grammer’s series “Boss” on the Starz network, as well as the second season of his own VH1 series “Family Hustle.”