Canadian songstress Nelly Furtado will take some time out from her music career to delve into the acting world.
According to reports, Furtado's film debut will see her homeland pride showcased as she takes on the role of a crazy hockey fan.
Michael McGowan is set to the direct the film titled 'Score: A Hockey Musical', which celebrates Canada's favoured sport. Olivia Newton-John has been cast alongside Furtado.
Of Furtado's appointment, McGowan said: "Nelly is an incredible entertainer and, after speaking with her, I realized that she fully relished embracing her inner hockey fanatic."
'Score: A Hockey Musical' does not yet have a release date.