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Straight Outta Compton: Film Tied to Alleged Murder Debuts New Trailer

“Straight Outta Compton,” the film that documents the rise of “gangsta” rap, makes its debut in a new redband trailer, only days after a clash on the movie’s set that left one man dead, another injured and rap mogul “Suge” Knight facing murder charges. The biopic, directed by F. Gary Gray, depicts the rise and fall N.W.A, whose members included Eazy-E, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, MC Ren and DJ Yella. The films stars Jason Mitchell (Eazy-E), Corey Hawkins (Dr. Dre), O’Shea Jackson Jr. (Ice Cube), Aldis Hodge (MC Ren) and Neil Brown, Jr. (DJ Yella)....

Suge Knight Had Long History of Crime, Shady Deals Before Hit & Run

Marion “Suge” Knight, a rap impresario, founder of Death Row Records and self-styled gangster, had a long string of crimes and shady deals before his latest troubles–a hit-and-run that led to the death of one man and serious injury of another. The fatal hit-and-run happened in Compton today (Jan. 29) following a promotional video shoot for upcoming biopic about the pioneering rap group NWA....
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