Monday Aug 18
Paul Giamatti to star in NWA biopic
Giamatti, 47, will play the role of Jerry Heller, the manager of the iconic hip-hop group that achieved worldwide fame in the late 1980s and early 1990s with hits like '100 Miles and Runnin'.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Paul Giamatti Cast as Controversial Manager in N.W.A. Biopic
The N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton has found its Jerry Heller. According to The Hollywood Reporter , Paul Giamatti has signed on to play the N.W.A. manager and Ruthless Records co-founder in the upcoming film about the pioneering hip-hop group.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Miami New Times
Bone Thugs-n-Harmony on Final Album: "End of an Era, but the Beginning of a New One"
Twenty years ago, Eazy E insisted that Bone Thugs-n-Harmony use the power of the supernatural to draw in listeners.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Kokane Preserving Eazy-E's Legacy in Actions and Words
It's coming up on twenty years since Compton rapper/music mogul Eazy-E passed away from complications due to the AIDS virus, but thanks to the Godfather of Gangsta Rap's friends and family his legacy continues to live on.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Ice Cube hints at possible NWA reunion following 'Straight Outta Compton' biopic
Ice Cube has suggested that an NWA reunion could happen as he and Dr Dre work on Straight Outta Compton , a biopic of the rap trio.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
[News] Kokane Details Snoop Dogg's Death Row Records Signing
After the demise of N.W.A , Eazy-E's Ruthless Records, and Suge Knight's then-upstart Death Row Records became embroiled in one of Hip Hop's most famous and highly-publicized civil wars.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Dark Horizons News
Casting: Hodge, Gooding, Livingston, Moore
Straight Outta Compton Aldis Hodge will play MC Ren and Neil Brown, Jr. will play DJ Yella in F. Gary Gray's upcoming N.W.A. biopic "Straight Outta Compton" at Universal Pictures.
Ice Cube Explains Why Eazy E's Son Was Left Out Of N.W.A. Biopic
No favoritism with Ice Cube, simply acting business. Less than a month after Eazy E's son, Eric Wright Jr was allegedly outraged on not being cast to portray his father in the upcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton , Ice Cube explains that Wright Jr's lack of experience was to blame.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Ice Cube Reveals Why Eazy-E's Son Was Rejected For N.W.A Biopic, 'Straight Outta Compton'
N.W.A's highly anticipated forthcoming biopic, "Straight Outta Compton" has received a lot of attention in recent weeks from the film's controversial casting process to rumors of Eazy-E's son, Eric Wright Jr., anger after not being able to portray his father in the film.