Lady Gaga - Lady Gaga To Play La Chameleon In Rodriguez's 'Machete Kills'

Lady Gaga will be starring in Robert Rodriguez's latest action movie, according to Bbc News today (July 27, 2012). Mother Monster, as she likes to call herself, will be playing the role of La Chameleon, in MAChete Kills. Rodriguez confirmed the news via his Twitter feed, posting a movie poster showing the pop singer in character. On the film noir-style poster, she is posing in a skimpy yellow outfit, with stockings on, holding a smoking gun, with what seems to be an Alaskan wolf skin draped around her shoulders.
The image was accompanied by a message that read "I just finished working with LadyGaga on MACheteKills... Holy Smokes. Blown away!" Her performance in the movie marks her first proper acting role, though she has previously appeared as an extra in The Sopranos. She has also made cameo appearances in Men in Black 3 and The Simpsons, playing herself. This is the first time that she has tackled a scripted character though and if Rodriguez's excitement is anything to go by, movie fans should be getting very excited to see her debut acting role, which will be hitting the cinemas in 2013. Gaga expressed her own excitement, once the filming was over, with her own tweet, which read "will be making my debut as an actress in the amazing Machete Kills By Rodriguez Im So Excited!!! AH! Filming was insane."
Lady Gaga stars alongside Amber Heard, Sofia Vergara and Mel Gibson in the movie, which is a follow-up to the 2010 film MAChete, which starred Danny Trejo. Critics weren't fond of the film, but the public most certainly were. MAChete raked in around $44 million globally, which was around four times its production budget.


Tags: Lady GaGa - Robert Rodriguez - Amber Heard - Sofia Vergara - Mel Gibson - Danny Trejo


More Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett - But Beautiful [Studio Video] Video

'But Beautiful' is the tenth and penultimate track from Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett's duet album, 'Cheek to Cheek', and is seen here as part...

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga - Cheek To Cheek Album Review

One of the biggest trends in music today is that new rhythms, beats and backing vocals are sounding more and more like the old ones....

Tony Bennett Breaks His Own Record, As Lady Gaga Duets Album Debuts At Billboard Number One Spot

Tony Bennett will be celebrating hitting the top spot of the US billboard charts this weekend, beating his own record for the oldest living artist...

Lady Gaga And Tony Bennett Scores Number 1 Album With 'Cheek To Cheek'

One of the less likely musical match-ups in pop music history has caught the public’s imagination. Pop superstar Lady Gaga’s collaboration album Cheek To Cheek...


Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett - Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down) Video

While on stage at Jazz at Lincoln Centre, Lady Gaga gave a live performance of her jazz-infused cover of Cher's 1966 single, 'Bang Bang (My...

Lady Gaga - Anything Goes (Live From Brussels) Video

While in Brussels, Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett gave a performance of the first single off their September 2014 collaborative album, 'Cheek to Cheek'. The...

Lady Gaga "Didn't Want To Sing Anymore" Until Tony Bennett "Saved" Her

Infamously eccentric Lady Gaga and smooth aged crooner Tony Bennett may appear to make unlikely friends, but in recent interviews the two have expressed their...

Damien Rice Teams Up With Rick Rubin On His Long-Awaited Third Album [Listen To My Favourite Faded Fantasy]

Eight years after the release of his acclaimed number one second album '9', Damien Rice is returning with a new record entitled 'My Favourite Faded...



Lady GaGa Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Lady GaGa

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All