O’Shea Jackson Sr. (born June 15, 1969), known professionally as Ice Cube. He is an American rapper, songwriter, actor, record producer, and filmmaker.
On April 26, 1992, he married Kimberly Woodruff, with whom he has four children. His son O’Shea, Jr. played his father in the 2015 N.W.A. biopic, Straight Outta Compton.
Wikipedia tells us he began his career as a member of the hip-hop group C.I.A. and later joined the seminal rap group N.W.A (Niggaz Wit Attitudes). After leaving N.W.A. in December 1989, he built a successful solo career in music and films. Additionally, he has served as one of the producers of the Showtime television series Barbershop and the TBS series Are We There Yet?. Both of which are based upon films in which he portrayed the main character.
Ice Cube — RAIDER NATION FOR LIFE … Even In Vegas?? (VIDEO)
He’s one of the biggest Raider fans on the planet — but if the Silver & Black move straight outta Cali and into Las Vegas, is that a deal breaker for Ice Cube???
That’s what we asked the rapper at LAX — you know since Raiders owner Mark Davis announced he’s dead set on taking his team to Sin City in the next few years. Check out the clip … seems there’s only one way the Raiders could melt Cube’s fandom.
In the mid-1990s, Ice Cube converted to Islam and was associated at that time with the Nation of Islam, although he denies ever being a part of it.
Ice Cube new movie Fist Fight releases in 2017
Richie Keen‘s Fist Fight (2017) movie trailer and movie poster star Christina Hendricks, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Ice Cube, Charlie Day, and Dean Norris. Fist Fight‘s plot synopsis:
On the last day of the year, mild-mannered high school English teacher Andy Campbell (Day) is trying his best to keep it together amidst senior pranks. Along with a dysfunctional administration and budget cuts that put jobs on the line. But things go from bad to worse when he accidentally crosses his much tougher and deeply feared colleague, Ron Strickland (Cube). Who then challenges Campbell to an old-fashioned throw down after school. News of the fight spreads like wildfire and ends up becoming the very thing this school, and Campbell needed.
Fist Fight releases in 2017 and will be distributed in Asia by Warner Bros. Pictures.