Chance the Rapper Joins “Sesame Street” Movie

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Chance the Rapper is heading to Sesame Street again. 

According to multiple outlets, Chance who previously appeared on an episode of the children’s program back in 2019 is in negotiations to join Warner Bros’ live-action adaptation of Sesame Street.

The musical feature hails from Jonathan Krisel with Bo Burnham on board to contribute new original songs to the film. 

Sesame Street the movie follows the iconic characters from everyone’s favorite street after they are mysteriously expelled from their own neighborhood, forcing them to collaborate with history show host Sally Hawthorne (Anne Hathaway) to prove that Sesame Street actually exists. 

Chance would play an aide to the mayor in the children’s film.

The film is slated for a January 14, 2022, release.