Ice Cube-Produced N.W.A. Biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Finally Gets A Writer

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Stacy-Ann Ellis / December 18, 2013

The story of rap super crew N.W.A.’s rise to fame will soon be coming to a theatre near you. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Ice Cube-produced biopic Straight Outta Compton finally has a writer. Jonathan Herman will be penning the project for Universal Pictures.

Aside from Ice Cube, production will also come from Eazy-E’s widow, Tomica Woods, and Dr. Dre under his Crucial Films banner. Will Packer is executive producing.

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