Cardi B has won a leading role in a film for the first time,

Variety

writes on

Thursday.

The American, who is mainly known as a rapper, plays the lead in

Assisted Living

.

In the film, Cardi B takes on the role of Amber, who gets into trouble after a failed robbery.

To escape the police and her former gang members, she decides to disguise herself as an elderly woman in her grandmother's nursing home.

It is not the first time that 28-year-old Cardi B has appeared in a film. She played in the movie

Hustlers

(2019). She will also be seen in the ninth part of the

Fast & Furious

film series.