Thursday, March 19, 2009
Juice Crew Movie??
From XXL Mag:
'Rapper David Banner and Academy Award winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. are set to appear in an upcoming independent film about Marley Marl’s legendary Juice Crew. Called The Vapors, the film will chronicle the rise of the groundbreaking Queens collective that counted MC Shan, Big Daddy Kane, Biz Markie, Craig G, Tragedy Khadafi, Kool G Rap & DJ Polo, Masta Ace, and Roxanne Shanté as members. According to Blackfilm.com, Banner will play Biz Markie, while Cuba Gooding Jr. will fill the role of pioneering DJ and crew founder Marley Marl. Other cast members include singer/actress Keke Palmer as Roxanne Shanté and The Wire’s Idris Elba as Tyronne Williams a.k.a Fly Ty'.
I dunno man, good idea for the greatest super rap team of all time(x-wtc) an shit buttt... David Banner as the Biz?????? no thanks
On a side-note Does anyone else see a similarity between Tragedy(Khadafi) and Elmo's voice/puppeteer Kevin Clash?? (click on the hoodlum)