Watch Chance The Rapper Touch On Depression In Moving Short Film “Mr. Happy”

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Chance The Rapper, or Chance The Actor?

The musician stars in Mr. Happy, a short film centered around depression. Chance plays a man on the verge of ending his life who stumbles upon a website that helps arrange his demise. Leading up to judgement day, he encounters a new lady friend and possibly discovers a new outlook on life.

In an interview with Vice, director Colin Tiley talks about Chance’s role in the film, the hardships of dealing with depression, and the inspiration behind the project.

On Chance starring in the film:

“I met Chance on a video that I was directing for Justin Bieber. We were shooting Chance’s part and we got to hang out all day and got into some really cool conversations. Chance is like one of the most down-to-earth people I’ve ever met and right away I…

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