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Writer Sues To Stop The Release Of Barbershop Sequel

J.D. Lawrence claims all three Barbershop films, and spin-off TV series, feature similarities to scenes from Scissors, a play he wrote and toured America with in the late 1990s. His play was...

Gene Simmons Hits Back At N.w.a. Over Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Speech

Kiss member Gene Simmons has responded to N.W.A., after he was called out by the rap group during their induction speech at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The beef between the bassist and...

N.w.a Are Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame And Use Speech To Call Out Gene Simmons

The remaining members of group N.W.A. became the newest additions to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Friday night, after being inducted by rapper Kendrick Lamar. The group used their speech to thank...

Ice Cube Addresses Gene Simmons' Criticism At Hall Of Fame Induction

The KISS frontman and Hall of Fame member recently claimed rappers should not even be considered for inclusion into the coveted institution, but Ice Cube has responded, insisting the rocker is wrong and...

Ice Cube: 'N.w.a. Won't Perform At Hall Of Fame Gala'

The surviving four members of the groundbreaking band will take to the stage to accept their latest honour at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, but they've opted not to play any of the hits that...

Judge Allows Straight Outta Compton Lawsuit To Continue

Jerry Heller sued the studio behind the N.w.a. biopic Straight Outta Compton for at least $110 million (£76 million) in damages in October (15), claiming he was negatively portrayed in the movie by...

Kevin Hart To Write A Motivational Memoir

The multimillionaire comic plans to add author to his list of accomplishments, as he announced plans to write an inspirational memoir based on his life experiences - from growing up with a drug-addicted father in...

'Straight Outta Compton' Used Different Trailers For Different Races On Facebook

N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton used a unique marketing tactic to promote the movie on Facebook, creating different trailers for different races. Speaking at South by Southwest, Universal’s EVP of digital marketing, Doug Neil, and...

Dr. Dre And Ice Cube Move To Dismiss Ex-manager's Lawsuit

Heller sued the studio behind the N.w.a. biopic for at least $110 million (£76 million) in damages in October (15) claiming he was negatively portrayed in the movie by actor Paul Giamatti....

Rudimental And Disclosure Return For Wild Life Festival 2016

Festival co-curators Rudimental and Disclosure are returning to the Brighton City Airport to headline an evening each, bringing along an army of top-class artists with them. Mimicking the variety of 2015, the festival curators have...

The Revenant Stands Firm On Top Of U.k. Box Office

Leonardo Dicaprio's revenge thriller, about a frontiersman left for dead after a bear attack, took $5.9 million (£3.9 million) over the weekend (22-24Jan16), keeping it in top position for a second consecutive week...

For Kevin Hart, Ride Along 2 Was About Having Fun

When they made the first Ride Along two years ago, Kevin Hart and Ice Cube found an unusual bond as collaborators. "Literally there wasn't a day that we stepped on set with any bad energy,"...

Ice Cube Brands Oscars Diversity Row 'Ridiculous'

Organisers of the upcoming Oscars have been accused of not ensuring enough diversity in the 2016 nominations after it emerged no black actors have been shortlisted in any of the major categories....

N.w.a To Reunite For This Year's Coachella Festival

N.W.A. are set to reunite at this year’s Coachella festival, according to former member Ice Cube. The rapper is listed as performing at the festival as a solo artist, but has said he’s going to...

Ride Along 2 Dethrones Star Wars: The Force Awakens At North American Box Office

The sequel earned $39.5 million (GBP26.3 million) over the weekend (15-17Jan16) to take the number one spot away from the sci-fi blockbuster, which has been the world's top film for four weeks....

Ice Cube: 'Kevin Hart Almost Drowned On Ride Along 2 Set'

Hart's co-star, Ice Cube, reveals the comedian wanted to film a water sequence at the end of the movie, but it went awry when the 36 year old suddenly started gasping for breath...

Ice Cube: 'I'm Too Emotional To Become A Sports Owner'

The American football team's bosses are in talks to ground share with the San Diego Chargers as part of a major new deal to bring the sport back to L.A. and Ice Cube,...

Ice Cube & Kevin Hart Stage 'Ride Along' With Student Driver For Comedy Skit On Tv

U.S. TV personality Conan O'Brien offered to take his intern Diana Chang out for a lesson on the streets of Los Angeles and shortly after the pair set off, he asked her to...

Ice Cube And Kevin Hart Join Sportsman Cam Newton To Spread Christmas Cheer

The Carolina Panthers quarterback has been making charitable donations throughout the festive season via his Cam Newton Foundation, and this week, he stopped by Harding University High School with the Ride Along co-stars...

N.w.a.'S Straight Outta Compton Album Goes Triple Platinum

Ice Cube and Dr. Dre's groundbreaking rap group experienced a renewed popularity over the summer (15), following the release of its biopic, also called Straight Outta Compton. As a result, N.w.a.'s 1988 album...

Ice Cube Replacing Chris Pratt In Comedy

The Jurassic World star signed on to lead the cast of the film about a straight-laced couple, who find themselves on vacation in Mexico, opposite his real-life wife Anna Faris last year (14),...

Jerry Heller Suing Straight Outta Compton Filmmakers Over Movie Portrayal

The 75 year old was played as a ruthless record label boss by Paul Giamatti in the F. Gary Gray film, but Heller has taken issue with the picture and he is demanding...

Christina Hendricks Will Reportedly Join Ice Cube For 'Fist Fight'

Former ‘Mad Men’ actress Christina Hendricks is reportedly in talks to join comedy Fist Fight, starring Ice Cube and Charlie Day. According to The Hollywood Reporter Hendricks is in negotiations with New Line to star...

Tracy Morgan In Talks For First Film Role After Tragic Accident

The former 30 Rock star suffered severe head trauma and broken bones in the New Jersey crash in June, 2014, which claimed the life of his comedian pal James 'Jimmy MACk' MCNair....

Ice Cube To Play Scrooge In New Christmas Film

The former N.W.A. star will play a real estate mogul who is visited by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future in a modern-day version of DICkens' A Christmas Carol. Ice...

Ice Cube To Play Scrooge In A Christmas Carol

Ice Cube is to play Scrooge in a modern retelling of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol'.The 46-year-old star - who initially found fame as part of the iconic rap group N.W.A. - is to play...

Ice Cube Stops California Concert After Crowd Fight

The former N.W.A. star was performing with his son, O'Shea Jackson Jr., at The Queen Mary in Long Beach on Saturday (12Sep15), when concertgoers began fighting in the middle of his set, according...

Ice Cube At Centre Of T-shirt Lawsuit

Photographer Patrick Hoelck claims he owns the rights to the image, depicting the N.W.A. star wearing a black T-shirt and matching cap, snarling at the camera, and was never approached by retail bosses...

Ice Cube Challenges Straight Outta Compton Critics

Ice Cube has challenged critics of 'Straight Outta Compton' to make their own movie.The 46-year-old rap icon - who starred in N.W.A alongside DJ Yella, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E and MC Ren - acts as a...

Ice Cube Challenges Straight Outta Compton Critics

Ice Cube has challenged critics of 'Straight Outta Compton' to make their own movie.The 46-year-old rap icon - who starred in N.W.A alongside DJ Yella, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E and MC Ren - acted as a...

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