The Weeknd to star in his first feature film

A representative for the Die For You hitmaker told Billboard on Tuesday that he had been cast to lead his first feature film alongside Jenna Ortega and Barry Keoghan. Jenna has also been named as an executive producer. Though the spokesperson did not reveal the name of the film or any plot details, they did reveal that it was being directed, co-written, and executive produced by Trey Edward Shults. The Weeknd - whose real name is Abel Tesfaye - has also signed on to executive produce.