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.