New Line Greenlights N.W.A. Biopic
Tue, 10 Mar 2009 09:18:19
Dr. Dre, Ice Cube and Eazy-E's widow (Tomica Wright) have all signed on as producers of Straight Outta Compton, a movie based on the rise of gangsta rap pioneers N.W.A. According to EW.com, the Circle of Confusion co-production is looking for a director similar to Curtis Hanson (8 Mile), but haven't quite found him or her yet.
—The ARTISTdirect Staff