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  1. The 'People v. O.J. Simpson' cast connected with their characters - and each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of 1994-95 in Los Angeles - post-Rodney King, police brutality and corruption. I had starred in a movie, "Boyz N the Hood," [a few] years prior to this trial happening. I was a young, black, frustrated male, and here we are still dealing with this ...

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  2. Dave Andron Inks Overall Deal With FX Prods., To Run John Singleton's 'Snowfall'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Deadline

    ... Andron boarded Snowfall in April as the original pilot - co-created, written and executive produced by the Boyz N The Hood director Singleton and Eric Amadio and directed by Singleton - headed for a revamp. Andron, who joined as executive ...

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  3. 'Boyz N the Hood' Cast Recalls Impact Film Had On Black CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Essence Magazine

    It's been nearly 25 years since Boyz N the Hood hit the big screen and shook up things in Hollywood. John Singleton made his debut as a 23-year-old writer and director and became the first African-American to be nominated for a Best Director Oscar.

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  4. How 'The People v. O.J. Simpson' Reframed The '90s Most Infamous Murder TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Deadline

    ... Gooding Jr. was in South Central L.A., sometime in the early '90s. He had just had a massive success with Boyz n the Hood , the John Singleton film about three men's lives in the Crenshaw ghetto, and it was coming to HBO. The HBO house style of the ...

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  5. Cuba Gooding, Jr. Was 'Childish' To Turn Down Six Degrees Of SeparationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | ContactMusic.com

    ... was just trying to break free from the street kid roles he would be constantly offered following 1991 movie Boyz n the Hood. He said, "I just didn't want to be the go-to street-kid guy."

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  6. Drama Actor Roundtable: Rami Malek, Cuba Gooding Jr., TV's Top Talent ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... What parts have you found yourselves getting tired of being approached about? CUBA GOODING JR. After I did Boyz N the Hood , I got every street-kid offer. I chose one, Gladiator , which was a boxing movie, but still a street kid. Then after that I ...

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  7. Ice Cube 'firm but fair' fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Music-News.com

    ... by violence. The 46-year-old has addressed various problems he's faced through his film work, such as Boyz n the Hood and latest release, Barbershop: The Next Cut - the third instalment in the Barbershop franchise. "Any time you can do a movie and ...

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  8. Ice Cube: 'I'm A Firm But Fair Father'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | ContactMusic.com

    ... by violence. The 46-year-old has addressed various problems he's faced through his film work, such as Boyz n the Hood and latest release, Barbershop: The Next Cut - the third instalment in the Barbershop franchise. "Any time you can do a movie and ...

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  9. Mandela's a role I could not refuse: FishburneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Iol.co.za

    After Idris Elba's portrayal of Nelson Mandela , you wouldn't expect another production on the subject anytime soon. But yet another US big-screen giant, Laurence Fishburne , is in the country to make a TV series on Mandela.

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  10. LA Film Festival 2016 Review - Automotive Appreciation Gets Lost In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | StarPulse.com

    Nothing brings movie outsiders into an unknown world like unbridled cultural authenticity. Be it the rich feel of the Italian-American experience via Martin Scorsese's "Goodfellas" or the harrowing real vibe of life on the streets in South Central Los Angeles in John Singleton's "Boyz N The Hood," nothing transports an audience more than a true tone.

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  11. What Makes L.A. Film Fest Special? Director Stephanie Allain ExplainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | LA Weekly

    ... others may have overlooked, including the script that launched both hers and John Singleton's careers - Boyz n the Hood . At Columbia, she ushered films like P oetic Justice , I Like It Like That and The Craft through production, becoming a champion ...

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  12. Quartet Masters Barbershop May 16, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Pro Sound News

    ... and deliver the vision of my film through the power of great music and musicianship. Like his score for Boyz N The Hood , this Barbershop: The Next Cut score is the heartbeat of the film that rides the wave of emotions that it delivers. I'm thrilled ...

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  13. FX signs Black directors for Snowfall pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Flanders Image

    ... thousand times better!" Snowfall is based on an original script by Dave Andron ( Knight Rider, Justified ), Boyz N the Hood- director John Singleton and Eric Amadio. Shooting is expected to start in mid-June in Los Angeles. Showrunner is Dave Andron ...

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  14. Ice Cube Would Be An Amazing Green Lantern, Says Filmmaker Kevin SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | HipHopDx

    Now that Ryan Reynolds has traded in his magic ring for an extended armory of guns, knives and curse words, hopping from his role in DC's 2011 flop Green Lantern to Marvel's 2016 hit Deadpool , the role of the inter-galactic protector is up for grabs. Clerks filmmaker and occasional comic book writer Kevin Smith retweeted some fan art of Ice Cube in the role, saying he loved the idea, and referenced a line the rapper-turned-actor delivers in John Singleton's 1991 classic Boyz N The Hood .

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  15. N.W.A's Coachella Reunion 'Felt Like Old Times,' MC Ren SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | RollingStone

    This past weekend, N.W.A 's four surviving members made music together for the first time since 1989 at Coachella. "It was dope, man," MC Ren tells Rolling Stone .

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  16. N.W.A, Lil Eazy-E And Kendrick Lamar Join Ice Cube On Stage At CoachellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Vibe

    Ice Cube brought out the surviving members of N.W.A, Dr. Dre, MC Ren and DJ Yella, for a special moment during Weekend 2 of the Coachella Music Festival. Although Ice Cube attempted to have a full reunion at Weekend 1 of the festival, Dr. Dre was not in attendance.

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  17. Dr Dre, Kendrick Lamar, The Game: Ice Cube Pulls Out All The Stops For Coachella 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    Ice Cube said he had some tricks up his sleeve for Coachella 2016, but no-one was expecting all this. The rapper managed to reunite with all surviving NWA members, including Dr Dre , on stage at the festival in Indio, California as well as introduce some very special additional guests.

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  18. N.W.A reunion at Coachella with Ice Cube, Dr.DreRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Washington D.C., April 25 : Coachella turned out to be an N.W.A reunion with Ice Cube and Dr.Dre together in the house. On April 23, Dr. Dre made a special appearance during Cube's second set performance in two weeks at the music festival, reports TMZ.com.

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  19. Ice Cube brings out Dr. Dre for N.W.A. reunion at CoachellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Last week, Ice Cube reunited with MC Ren and DJ Yella at Coachella, but the rapper had an additional surprise on Saturday. "Is there a doctor in the motherf-ing house?" Cube asked before completing the N.W.A. reunion with an appearance from Dr. Dre.

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  20. Finally: Dr. Dre joins Ice Cube, N.W.A onstage for Weekend 2 of CoachellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Ice Cube is joined by Dr. Dre, MC Ren and DJ Yella, from left, on Saturday night at Coachella. They dedicated their performance to the late N.W.A founding member "Eazy-E" and to Prince.

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