50 Cent At The Helm As Producer For So-Called “Straight Outta Compton” Follow-Up; Biopic Still Bullet-Proofed In Its 2nd Week At The B.O.
Daz Dillinger revealed that 50 Cent will be producing the follow-up to “Straight Outta Compton.” The what seemed to be an unlikely deal was fueled when powerhouse distributor Universal issued a statement the such a sequel was unlikely to materialize during this time. Read on for more details.
Undetterred, “Tha Dogg Pound” rapper immediately shopped somewhere else in the hood and managed to leash in East Coast born artist 50 Cent to produce the money.
In a report from Vlad TV, Dillinger the other half of 90’s hip-hop duo Tha Dogg Pound minced no words as he said, “F@ck Universal!” as he has the “Animal Ambition” rapper on his side.
The supposed-to-be sequel has a working title of “Dogg Pound 4 Life.” It will now have iconic rap artists Snoop Dogg, Nate Dogg, Tupac and Kurupt just to name a few from the side of the West Coast hood as the rallying point of the narrative. Utilizing the same bullet-proof blueprint the project again tackles the artists as they rise into prominence in the savage environment of a Californian sun. The said sequel to “Straight Outta Compton” will have Dr. Dre’s son Curtis Young, as Dre.
After N.W.A.’s “Straight Outta Compton” infamous gangsta rap album gained a foothold on America. It also brought in with the cursing tide a heap of talented West Coast artists to mainstream radio.
Surprisingly, Ice Cube via Entertainment Weekly shared the sentiments of Universal. The 46-year-old rapper stated that such a movie mash-up was not currently in the works but he was though open to such an idea.
The biopic has not slowed down its pace and has continued in banging the box-office.
According to the AV Club, “Straight Outta Compton stole another $28.6 million for its additional “lunch money” which only further secured its top spot.
“Straight Outta Compton” in its debut weekend grabbed a $60 million that made everyone in the movie industry initially in bewilderment.
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