Straight out of Compton: NWA film underway

“Yeah, yeah” -Cube voice-   Director F. Gary Gray known for his urban powerhouse films, Set it Off and Friday, has started work on the biographical film about NWA. Straight out of Compton is slated to hit theatres August 2015.


This photo was posted on the web earlier displaying group superstars Cube and Dre with the actors who will portray them. Ice Cube will be brought to the big screen via his son, O’Shea Jackson jr. While Dre and Easy E will be  played by actors, Jason Mitchell and Corey Hawkins.

But where is M.C Ren?

The film will follow the tumultuous rise and fall of the world’s first gangster rap group. 


About informedmiss

I am a multimedia journalist, Internet radio host, and Hip hop connoisseur. I am also very passionate about investigative journalism and advocacy. Its my goal to use this blog to keep people 'informed' on the urban arts scene around the world, with a special focus on Toronto and Canada as a whole. Literature is also a great interest of mine, I especially love poetry.
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