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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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The Things They Say: 4242911

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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Ice Cube Blasts Mtv For Paul Walker Win

15th April 2014

Ice Cube has blasted the MTV Movie Awards for giving the Best Onscreen Duo trophy to Paul Walker posthumously.The rapper believes the 'Fast & Furious 6' star, who died in a car crash in November,...

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Ice Cube To Revisit Barbershop In New Instalment

27th March 2014

Rapper/actor Ice Cube is set to revisit his role in the blockbuster film franchise Barbershop for a third instalment of the popular comedy.A decade after the sequel, Barbershop 2: Back In Business, hit cinemas, Ice...

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The Things They Say: 4109048

14th March 2014

"It sucks. But it's understandable. We really only had one album together." Rap veteran Ice Cube admits he wasn't surprised his legendary hip-hop group N.W.A. failed to make the cut for the Rock and Roll...

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'Ride Along' Has No Ambition, So Just Laugh And Watch Things Blowing Up

By Michael West | 28th February 2014

There's very little ambition apparent on-screen in the buddy action-comedy Ride Along, with its lazy direction and slack script. But the filmmakers clearly knew they had lightning in a bottle in co-star Kevin Hart, so...

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Ice Cube Is A Sore Loser

28th February 2014

Ice Cube is a ''sore loser''.The 44-year-old star - real name O'Shea Jackson - worked with George Clooney in 1999's 'Three Kings' and admits the notorious prankster avoided playing tricks on him while they were...

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Ice Cube Took Guns On Tour In Early Days

28th February 2014

Ice Cube took guns on tour with him before he was famous.The 44-year-old star - real name O'Shea Jackson - toured with American hip hop group N.W.A (Niggaz Wit Attitudes) between the late 80s and...

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Ice Cube: 'Justin Bieber Is Just A Spoilt Rich Kid'

27th February 2014

Rapper/actor Ice Cube has dismissed Justin Bieber's behaviour as the antics of a spoilt celebrity which can not be compared with the provocative statements made by his former group N.W.A.The American rap collective became notorious...

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Kanye, Elton, Jack And Lionel: Say Hello To Bonnaroo Festival's Line-up 2014

By Lauren James | 20th February 2014

The line-up for this year's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has been announced and looks to be more impressive than ever with Elton John, Kanye West, Lionel Richie, Jack White and Vampire Weekend all gracing...

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Always Going To Happen News: 'Ride Along 2', Confirmed

By Jack de Aguilar | 19th February 2014

Little is certain in the world of film; projects get canned, delayed and turn out to be rubbish despite everyone’s best intentions, but there can be one thing you can be sure of: if a...

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Fascinating Fact: 4074865

18th February 2014

Rapper/actor Ice Cube and funnyman Kevin Hart are preparing to reunite for a sequel to their hit buddy comedy Ride Along. The film has grossed more than $120 million (£75 million) to date worldwide since...

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Justin Bieber Spends $250 On Snacks

13th February 2014

Justin Bieber spent $250 on snacks during a recent trip to the cinema.The 'Confident' hitmaker recently went to see Ice Cube's new comedy 'Ride Along' at a picture house in Atlanta, US, and generously bought...

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Is Mariah Carey The Modern Day Jessica Rabbit?

By Victoria Pavlova | 10th February 2014

The 2014 BET Awards, honoring Aretha Franklin, Motown founder Berry Gordy, the late Nelson Mandela and others for their achievements, were taped on February 8th at the Warner Theater in Washington D.C. The award show...

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'The Lego Movie' Top Of Box Office Stack, 'The Monuments Men' Bricks It [Trailer + Pictures]

By Lauren James | 10th February 2014

The Lego Movie has emerged as the weekend's most popular film, having opened last Friday in the USA to a promising $17.1 million and surpassing expectations with a total weekend box office gross of $69.1...

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Jennifer Hudson Feels Confident

9th February 2014

Jennifer Hudson has learnt to embrace her figure.The 'Feeling Good' hitmaker, who lost 80 pounds after first signing up as a Weight Watchers spokesperson a few years ago, admits she no longer feels self-conscious on...

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'I, Frankenstein' Falls Over At Box Office, 'Ride Along' Speeds Ahead [Trailer]

By Lauren James | 27th January 2014

The latest Hollywood incarnation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein legend, I, Frankenstein, has flopped at the US box office, coming in sixth place on its debut weekend. The dark new action thriller, which shares its producers...

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