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Ice Cube x O’Shea Jackson Jr.: Father And Son Talk About Son Playing His Father On Screen (Video)

Cube couldn’t see ANYONE other than his son, O’Shea Jackson, Jr., play him in the new N.W.A. biopic, “Straight Outta Compton.” And Jr. came to realize that if he didn’t, he was risking another actor messing up his father’s story on the big screen. Locked! In this Back-And-Forth discussion, father and son Cube discuss how their emotions really came to bear in the movie-making process and more. Great watch!

(See how at the end Jr. is hinting at taking on other roles already? Yeah, he’s got the bug!)

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Shooting For N.W.A. Film Begins

With this pic, @DrDre Tweets: “Dre & F Gary Gray – The NWA Movie kicks off the collaboration! Expect more incredible projects from this powerhouse duo” (shout to FreeOnSmash for the initial scoop). Apparently, the N.W.A. movie is just the beginning of great things we can expect.

‘After years of speculation, and an open casting call that ignited the interest of aspiring actors across the country, it appears the talks and reports are finally coming into fruition.’

All we can do is hope that the finished product lives up to all the hype that will surely build as this project progresses toward release.