Hip-hop stars Kanye West and Common are teaming up to narrate a movie about a Chicago, Illinois crook-turned-businessman/politician.

THE NOONIE G STORY follows HAROLD 'NOONIE' WARD's real-life rise from being a high-ranking member of the Gangster Disciples to ditching his life of crime to focus on business and community development projects.

The movie is set to be released next year (06).