Ice Cube Announces Official Cast For NWA Movie, Straight Outta Compton

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It’s official. Ice Cube (real name O’Shea Jackson) has confirmed the cast for his upcoming film, Straight Outta Compton. The film will give viewers an inside look at the popular 80’s/90’s group N.W.A. (an abbreviation of Niggaz Wit Attitudes) that featured Arabian Prince, DJ Yella, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Ice Cube and MC Ren.  The film is set to hit theaters in 2015. Cube confirmed the cast on twitter, writing:

Finally found the cast for the NWA movie. Me, Gary Gray, Dre w/ Cube, Eazy & Dre #StraightOuttaCompton  coming 8/14/15.

The N.W.A  movie has been in development for quite some time.