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    Posted on Dec 29, 2014

    Watch A Very Young Nicki Minaj Acting In High School

    She even beats her acting partner with a landline phone.

    Nicki Minaj may now be best known for rapping and certain, um, assets, but many years ago she studied drama way back when she attended New York's LaGuardia High School.

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    The 32-year-old rapper made her big-screen debut in this year's The Other Woman, but can be seen acting her little heart out as a fresh-faced teen, both in rehearsal and for a small crowd.

    Even then she was a boss bitch, and beat the heck out of her acting partner with a landline phone.

    Oh snap!

    The rapper, known then as Onika Tanya Maraj, sure has changed in the last decade and a half.

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    They grow up so fast.

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