Was Beyoncé in ‘The Pink Panther’?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Beyoncé on the set of the movie,

Aside from being a record-breaking, chart-topping musician, Beyoncé acted in a couple of films all through her profession. We’re not simply speaking concerning the visible albums Black is King and Lemonade. The performer really starred alongside Steve Martin for the comedy movie, The Pink Panther.

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Beyoncé appeared within the film, ‘The Pink Panther,’ as a pop celebrity named Xania

Most know her for her music, however Beyoncé wears a couple of totally different hats. The performer can direct and act, even having a task within the comedy-mystery film, The Pink Panther. This movie premiered in 2006 and featured actors like Steve Martin and Kristin Chenoweth.

There, the actor starred because the pop celebrity named Xania. She turns into entangled with Inspector Clouseau after the homicide of her accomplice, Yves Gluant, and the mysterious disappearance of the “Pink Panther” diamond. 

“The Pink Panther is legendary, but a lot of people my age haven’t ever seen the original,” Beyoncé stated throughout one interview with African American Literature Book Club. “So, I think it’s great to bring it back for my generation, and to expose them to where that theme song which still sounds so modern and that legendary image of a pink cat came from. It’s great to be a part of that, because it’s history.”

Beyoncé on the set of the movie, 'Pink Panther'
Beyoncé on the set of the film, ‘The Pink Panther’ | James Devaney/WireImage

This wouldn’t be the final time Beyoncé acted, as she starred in ‘Dreamgirls’ and ‘Austin Powers in Goldmember’

Beyoncé’s appearing profession didn’t cease there, though she didn’t return for the sequel to this film. She acted in one other film that very same 12 months, the musical Dreamgirls, the place she sang “Listen” because the character Deena Jones.

A number of years earlier, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter took on the function of Foxxy Cleopatra for the comedy film, Austin Powers in Goldmember. Naturally, the performer acted in various her YouTube movies, even releasing “visual albums” to accompany her music.

In 2019, she collaborated with Disney and their rebooted model of The Lion King, alongside actors like Donald Glover, Seth Rogen, and Billy Eichner. 

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Beyoncé since acted in various Disney tasks, together with the photo-real adaptation of ‘The Lion King’

With her focus nonetheless on music, Beyoncé not too long ago collaborated with Disney to carry followers various new tasks. That consists of the photo-real adaptation of The Lion King, the place Beyoncé voiced grownup Nala and even sang “Spirit” and “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” for the movie. 

She then acted (and carried out) for her visible album, Black is King, a undertaking that includes the music from The Lion King: The Gift. Of course, she additionally acted within the groundbreaking visible album Lemonade a couple of years prior.

Fans can watch (and pay attention) to Beyoncé with various Disney-owned productions, together with Black is King, The Lion King (2019), and ABC’s Disney Family Singalong. To be taught extra about Disney+ and to subscribe, go to their web site.

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