Singer Pixie Lott has reportedly landed a part in a US film named 'Fred'.

According to the News of the World, the young singer is due to fly out to Los Angeles this week to begin working on the project.

Lott reportedly said: "It's really exciting. It's great that my first film is a big American one."

"Music is my priority, but I love acting and I'd like to get some more experience in that."

"It should be really good fun. I can't wait."