Chance the Rapper is reportedly in negotiations to star in the upcoming live-action Sesame Street movie, in theatres January 15th, 2021. As of right now, Anne Hathaway is confirmed to play a major role in the film.
— Variety (@Variety) March 3, 2020
The plot follows the Sesame Street characters as they get banished from their world and spend the film attempting to prove their world actually exists, all with the help of a history show host, played by Hathaway. Directed by Emmy-nominated Porlandia director and co-creator Jonathan Krisel, the movie is a joint production by Warner Bros. and MGM.
Chance the Rapper previously made an appearance on the TV show Sesame Street in January 2019. It’s unknown yet which role the artist would play in the movie, but filming is underway, so more details should come soon.