Stars Take On Real-Life Roles
1:40 PM PDT, June 18, 2014
NWA and 'Straight Outta Compton' Cast
Ice Cube debuted the first photo of the cast of the NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton on Twitter on June 18, 2014, featuring O'Shea Jackson Jr. (Ice Cube's son), Jason Mitchell and Corey Hawkins dressed as rap icons Ice Cube, Eazy-E and Dr. Dre. Directed by F. Gary Gray, Straight Outta Compton hits theaters next summer, August 15, 2015.
"He was born to play the role," Ice Cube recently joked with ET's Rocsi Diaz about his own son playing him in the movie. "He was born to play that part."