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  1. Universal distances itself from offensive film castingUniversal...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Cloud Times

    ... The cast and filmmakers of "Straight Outta Compton" are (clockwise, from top left) producer Ice Cube, director F. Gary Gray, producer Dr. Dre, Corey Hawkins (portraying Dr. Dre), Jason Mitchell (portraying Eazy-E) and O'Shea Jackson Jr. (portraying ...


  2. Music Ad Watch: Fred Durst Directed eHarmony CommercialRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Hypebot

    Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst has been proving his skills as a folmaker for several years.


  3. JDIP contractors seek legal advice to recover $1.6 b from GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    CONTRACTORS claiming over $1.6 billion in unpaid bills after participating in the Jamaica Development Infrastructure Programme are seeking legal advice on proceeding with the issue, despite meeting with Minister of Transport, Works and Housing Dr Omar Davies, last Thursday.


  4. Master P Planning Film Trilogy Of His Life StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    The rapper, real name Percy Miller, has unveiled plans for his own series of biopics, with the first instalment, The Ice Cream Man, documenting his early upbringing and the formation of his own label, No Limit Records in 1990.


  5. Vin Diesel Still Plans to Make 'xXx 3' with Production in PhillippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    ... . The character was unceremoniously killed off in a short film on the DVD of the first film in order to explain why Ice Cube was stepping up into the lead role for xXx: State of the Union . Does this franchise really need a revival? Does anyone care?


  6. 'xXx 3a 2 Is Definitely Happening, Will Shoot in Asia, Says Vin DieselRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | /film

    ... box office, if not with critics. A sequel was greenlit. However, Diesel couldn't (or wouldn't) reprise his role, so Ice Cube took over for 2005's xXx: State of the Union . The character switch was explained away in a short film set between the first ...


  7. Brother Ali to Bring Home Away from Home Tour to Fox Theatre, 9/18Read the original story

    Tuesday |

    ... some agency and responsibility for what's going on in the world." Melding the zeitgeist of classic works such as Ice Cube's critical 1991 album Death Certificate and Marvin Gaye 's 1971 sociopolitical opus What's Goin' On with his keen observations ...


  8. [News] Ma$e Reportedly Cuts Ties With ChurchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | HipHopDx

    ... churches in Atlanta and Phoenix. He reportedly emphasized virtues of marriage and family values. "That record was Ice Cube's record," Ma$e said . "So, when I heard it I was thinking 'What are we doing? This is Ice Cube beat.' And at that point we ...


  9. God's Influence In HipHopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Final Call

    ... and a globe with members of the Security of the First World (S1W) wearing white Fruit of Islam uniforms. It was Ice Cube pictured inside the liner notes of his 1991 offering "Death Certificate" with brothers from the Lench Mob and brothers of the ... 2 comments

  10. Ice Cube returns with new single and 10th albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Ice Cube makes his highly anticipated return to the mic with the worldwide video premiere for his debut single, 'Drop Girl' featuring Redfoo and 2 Chainz, today on


  11. Conan O'Brien and Dave Franco Tinder Adventure is HilariousRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... stared in movies like Neighbors, Now You See Me, 21 Jump Street and others. Earlier this year Conan teamed up with Ice Cube and Kevin Hart to try the Lyft Car app. This video is most viewed on the Team Coco channel with close to 11m views. It is ...


  12. Why Straight Outta Compton's casting call for light skin girls hurtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 |

    Last year on July 25th, I sent this tweet to Ice Cube: "dreamed I was married to @icecube.


  13. 'Straight Outta Compton' Casting Agency Issues Apology For Awful Casting NoticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | MTV

    ... definitely reinforced stereotypes about who thugs are and what they look like. F. Gary Gray will be directing and Ice Cube 's son O'Shea Jackson Jr. will play his father in the film. Jason Mitchell stars as Eazy-E and Corey Hawkins as Dr. Dre. The ...


  14. N.W.A. casting call defining beauty backfires, reveals ugly of HollywoodRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Detroit Free Press

    ... the rise and roils of the rap group N.W.A. (look it up), whose members included the film's producers Dr. Dre and Ice Cube. Slated for an August 2015 release, the film has begun production. But the recent casting call for women broke my heart. It ...


  15. Casting Company Apologizes for Offensive 'Straight Outta Compton' Casting CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Billboard

    ... the offensive descriptions it contained." F. Gary Gray is directing the biopic about the groundbreaking rap group. Ice Cube 's son O'Shea Jackson Jr. will play the rapper in the film. It also stars Jason Mitchell as Eazy-E, and Corey Hawkins, as Dr. ...


  16. Casting Call for "Straight Outta Compton"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | VDARE

    Universal Studios is making a biopic entitled " Straight Outta Compton" about pioneering 1980s West Coast gangsta rap group N.W.A., which was led by Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, and Easy-E.


  17. Bonnaroo 2014: Friday HighlightsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 |

    ... even managed to cut his set short. Those who stayed up late and suffered through Kanye went on to party along with Ice Cube and Skrillex on the Which stage, while the metalheads rocked out to bands Mastodon , Deafheaven and Meshuggah in This Tent, ...


  18. 22 Jump StreetRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Star Online

    ... Street is often goofy but always good-natured. Where 22 Jump Street falls short is in its supporting cast. While Ice Cube is back and hugely enjoyable as the always-on-the-brink-of-losing-it Captain Dickson, few other characters stay on your mind. ...


  19. Fred Durst Directed This eHarmony CommercialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Stereogum

    Limp Bizkit still exists, but frontman Fred Durst has maintained a healthy side hustle as a film director for years now.


  20. Agency apologises for 'racist' NWA biopic casting callRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | NME

    ... e upcoming film, also titled Straight Outta Compton , is due for release next year and will feature founding member Ice Cube being played by his own son, O'Shea Jackson Jr.