Adam Levine is already quite the triple threat — singer! reality TV coach! People Mag’s Sexiest Man Alive! — now he’s adding another profession to his resume: movie star!
Though Levine has had minor roles in films before, the Voice star is officially making his way to the top of the marquee with the new summer movie Begin Again.
Written and directed by Once’s John Carney, Begin Again is a musical romance starring Mark Ruffalo as a dejected music business executive who attempts to from a bond with a young singer-songwriter, Keira Knightley, who’s new to Manhattan.
Adam Levine plays the pivotal role of Knightley’s boyfriend, a good-looking hipster-folkie who gets blinded by fame and fortune when a few of his songs are used in the soundtrack of a popular movie.
Take your first look at the trailer, which also features Levine’s song “Lost Stars,” below!
Begin Again also stars Hailee Steinfeld, Catherine Keener, and features an appearance by Levine’s old Voice co-star Cee Lo Green.
Begin Again arrives in theaters June 27.