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'Straight Outta Compton' Trailer Features Dr Dre, Ice Cube [Trailer + Pictures]

By Michael West | 9th February 2015

The first trailer for Straight Outta Compton rolled out online this week, giving fans the first look at the upcoming film based on the rise of NWA. The clip begins with an introduction featuring Ice...

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Suge Knight Rushed To Hospital

3rd February 2015

Suge Knight was rushed to hospital after suffering a panic attack in court.The Death Row Records co-founder, who has been charged with murder after he allegedly ran over his friend Terry Carter, 55, in his...

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Suge Knight Involved In Hit-and-run?

30th January 2015

Suge Knight has reportedly been involved in a hit-and-run incident.The Death Row Records co-founder was allegedly behind the wheel of his vehicle when it hit two men, killing a man named Terry Carter - who...

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Ice Cube Screens Straight Outta Compton Trailer At Sydney Gig

2nd January 2015

Rapper Ice Cube gave Australian fans a treat during a recent gig in Sydney by previewing upcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton.The hip-hop hitmaker screened the trailer for the film midway through a concert last...

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Hip-hop Hall Of Fame Museum Heads To New York

19th December 2014

A Hip-Hop Hall of Fame Museum is heading to New York City to display memorabilia from acts including Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Run-Dmc and Ice Cube.The long-running project is finally coming to fruition following years of...

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The Things They Say: 4423377

21st October 2014

"I play an ancient god... It's cool. It's better than playing a donkey or a damn wildebeest or a chicken or a woolly mammoth." Ice Cube on playing The Candle Maker in new animated movie...

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I'm Not A Hardman, Says Ice Cube

20th October 2014

Ice Cube admits people assume he's an ''a*****e'' even before they've met him.The rapper-turned-actor concedes that the public has a well-established perception of him as something of a hardman, but he insists their opinion does...

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Guillermo Del Toro: Perlman Is My Lucky Charm

17th October 2014

Guillermo del Toro says Ron Perlman is his ''good luck charm''.The 50-year-old director has worked with the actor on several occasions - most famously on the 'Hellboy' films - and cast him as Xibalba, ruler...

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The Things They Say: 4399884

7th October 2014

"He had to audition. We sent him through the ringer. I didn't want anyone thinking that I just gave him the job. He's actually the best man for the job. He studied in New York...

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27th August 2014

"Some say I'm corrupt for making that, but I do records how I feel them now. I don't overthink it." Rapper Ice Cube is not bothered by the lukewarm reaction to his recent single with...

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Paul Giamatti To Star In Nwa Biopic

18th August 2014

Paul Giamatti has been cast in 'Straight Outta Compton', the new biopic of hip-hop group NWA.Giamatti, 47, will play the role of Jerry Heller, the manager of the iconic hip-hop group that achieved worldwide fame...

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1st August 2014

"Hopefully doing this record project will inspire Dre to make more records again. I think the movie will remind a lot of people the importance of who we were and what we did - including...

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Ice Cube Explains Eazy-e Casting Decision For N.w.a. Biopic

29th July 2014

Rapper/actor Ice Cube has opened up about his controversial decision not to cast the late Eazy-E's son as the hip-hop icon in his forthcoming N.W.A. biopic, insisting the role required an experienced actor with "a...

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Sherri Shepherd Joins Ride Along 2

29th July 2014

Sherri Shepherd has joined the cast of 'Ride Along 2'. 'The View' host - who will celebrate her final appearance on the talk show tomorrow (30.07.14) - has signed up to star alongside original...

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Ice Cube Loves Collaborating With Dr Dre

25th July 2014

Dr Dre is Ice Cube's favourite collaborator.The rapper-turned-actor has worked with a host of stars but admitted Dre is always his first choice as they never fail to come up with something special.He told MTV:...

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Everything We Know So Far About ‘Straight Outta Compton’ The N.w.a. Biopic

By Stephanie Chase | 18th July 2014

The story of influential rap group N.W.A. is getting the Hollywood treatment, with biopic Straight Outta Compton about to begin production. With the main cast in place, this week the movie found itself in the...

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What Was Universal Thinking With 'Straight Outta Compton' Casting Call?

By Michael West | 18th July 2014

Universal has apologized after an agency working on its behalf issued an offensive casting call for the N.W.A biopic Straight Outta Compton, asking for woman in four different categories based on their attractiveness and ethnicity....

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Ken Jeong Joins Ride Along 2

4th July 2014

Ken Jeong has joined the cast of 'Ride Along 2'. 'The Hangover' funny-man has signed up to star alongside original cast members Ice Cube and Kevin Hart in the upcoming cop comedy sequel, Variety reports.Tim...

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Olivia Munn For Ride Along 2?

2nd July 2014

Olivia Munn is in talks to join the cast of 'Ride Along 2'.The 'Magic Mike' actress is in negotiations with Universal to star alongside original cast members Kevin Hart and Ice Cube in the upcoming...

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Nwa Biopic Straight Outta Compton Gets A Release Date

By Jack de Aguilar | 20th June 2014

The NWA biopic, ‘Straight Outta Compton’, has a release date and a first-look picture courtesy of the collective’s most successful solo breakout artist, Dr Dre. He announced on Twitter that the Universal project will be...

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Ice Cube: 'Lakers Suite Keeps Me Off The Tv'

13th June 2014

Rapper and actor Ice Cube had to buy a suite at the Staples Center for Los Angeles Lakers basketball games because he didn't want his temper to land him on Tv.The It Was a Good...

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13th June 2014

"Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum? Wouldn't they p**s you off?" Rapper/actor Ice Cube didn't have to dig too deep to play the co-stars' angry boss in 21 Jump Street and its sequel 22 Jump Street.

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Ice Cube's Son To Play Dad In N.w.a. Biopic - Report

10th June 2014

Rapper Ice Cube's actor son O'Shea Jackson has reportedly been cast to play his famous father in the upcoming N.W.A. biopic, Straight Outta Compton.The hip-hop star's legendary rap group is getting the big screen treatment...

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Jonah Hill Defended By Colleagues At 22 Jump Street Premiere

5th June 2014

Jonah Hill's 22 Jump Street co-star Ice Cube has defended his colleague in the wake of his gay slur scandal, insisting the actor's subsequent apology was "sincere".Hill was caught on camera calling a paparazzo a...

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Ice Cube Defends Decision To Play Police Officer

17th April 2014

Ice Cube has defended his decision to take on police officer roles in Hollywood. The rapper turned actor - whose 1988 track 'F**k Tha Police' with N.W.A sparked controversy on release - insists he doesn't...

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Ice Cube Responds To Outrage After Saying Paul Walker "Robbed" Him Of Mtv Movie Award

By Lauren James | 15th April 2014

Ice Cube has felt compelled to respond publically after finding himself the centre of a heated internet furore over comments he made after Sunday's MTV Movie Awards. The rapper/actor allegedly hightailed it out of the...

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Ice Cube: It's Tough To Cast For N.w.a Biopic

15th April 2014

Ice Cube claims he's finding it difficult to cast the right actors in the 'Straight Outta Comptom' movie.The rapper has been working on the N.W.A biopic about the iconic 80s hip hop group and has...

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Ice Cube Clarifies Paul Walker Comments

15th April 2014

Rapper-turned-actor Ice Cube has clarified comments he made insisting he should have won a prize at the Mtv Movie Awards over late actor Paul Walker.The tragic star, who perished in a car crash in November...

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Ice Cube Defends Comments Against Mtv Movie Awards For Honoring Paul Walker

By Nick Hill | 15th April 2014

Ice Cube found himself receiving a huge backlash regarding his recent comments about the MTV Movie Awards.The outspoken rapper expressed his opinion of the late Paul Walker being awarded a gong at Sunday's ceremony.Cube believes...

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Ice Cube Slams Paul Walker's Posthumous Mtv Movie Award Win

15th April 2014

Rapper/actor Ice Cube has accused fans of voting for Vin Diesel and the late Paul Walker as the Mtv Movie Awards' Best On-Screen Duo out of "sympathy", after losing out to the Fast & Furious...

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