Sean 'Puffy' Combs Eyes an Oscar
Jun. 27, 2001
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BURBANK, Calif. (AP) _ Sean ``Puffy'' Combs would like to thank the Academy.
The rap mogul has his first movie role _ a small part as a Manhattan gangster in the upcoming crime comedy ``Made'' _ but he fully expects to win not one, but two Oscars someday.
``You know, I don't want to come off cocky or arrogant, but I'm gonna really (work hard) to be the best actor that I can be and I gotta set my goals and my dreams high,'' Combs, 31, said on ``Access Hollywood'' Tuesday night.
``And then we can play this (interview) back the night when I win my first one. And we can just be like, I really worked hard for it.''
``Made,'' written and directed by Jon Favreau, who also co-stars, is due in theaters July 13.