Justin Bieber’s Role in WWE Studios Movie Confirmed, Batista Joining the Cast of Upcoming Robert DeNiro Action Thriller

Nick Paglino

Justin Bieber’s Role in WWE Studios Movie Confirmed

Yahoo! CelebrityWWE Studios is reporting Justin Bieber will indeed be playing a role in the upcoming WWE Studios movie starring David Hasselhoff and Ken Jeong.

There was earlier confusion regarding Bieber’s status in the film as the movie has two working titles, one is “Celebrity Death Pool” and the other is “Killing Hasselhoff.” According to the Yahoo! report it appears as if the film will be titled “Killing Hasselhoff.”

Comedian Jim Jefferies, who also appears in the movie, confirmed Bieber will be voicing KITT, the famous car character from the “Knight Rider” TV series.

Batista Joining the Cast of Upcoming Robert DeNiro Action Thriller

Part-time WWE Superstar Batista has joined the cast of the movie “Bus 657” starring Robert De Niro, according to a report published by Deadline.com.

Female MMA fighter Gina Carano, Kate Bosworth and Jeffrey Dean Morgan are also on board.

The following is the synopsis for the film, which is being described as an “action thriller”:

“[Bus 657] centers on a father (Morgan) without the means to pay for his daughter’s medical treatment. As a last resort, he partners with a greedy co-worker (Bautista) to rob a casino and the two hijack a bus full of hostages and things go awry. De Niro will play Frank ‘The Pope,’ owner of the casino, and Bosworth plays his estranged daughter. Carano is a policewoman in pursuit of the hijacked bus.”

Production begins on October 13, with shooting scheduled to take place in Alabama.

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