First Look! Andre 3000 Channels Jimi Hendrix for New Biopic (PHOTOS)

Andre 3000 had everyone doing a double take, as he stepped out of his movie trailer looking like a splitting image of the late Jimi Hendrix. The Outkast rapper was pictured for the first time in costume to play the guitar legend in a biopic All Is By My Side in Dublin, Ireland.

As filming began, Andre was dressed in a colorful open neck shirt and donned the same hairdo as “The Wind Cries Mary” singer.

What do you think about Andre’s on set look? Leave a comment below and click through the gallery to see more celebrities who’ve play real life people.

All Is By My Side is a about the rock star’s life, which focuses on Hendrix’s career when he moved to London in 1966. No release date has been set.

In other movie news, summer is gearing up to be hot at the box office. Watch Celebuzz’s Big Summer Movie Guide: ‘Rock of Ages’ Music Special below.

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Rock of Ages is in theaters June 15. Will it make your summer movie list?