N.W.A. fans will be happy to find out that the group is finally getting a movie and Universal Pictures has hired Jonathan Herman to start writing the script.
Scripts have been written in the past for the film which will be entitled, Straight Outta Compton, but the latest draft seems like it has a very serious chance of getting set into production. According to reports, the Universal Pictures is in the process of picking up the title of the movie from New Line, who had been in the process of developing it for years. Ice Cube is producing the film with Matt Alvarez and his production company Cube Vision and Will Packer will be executive producing the biopic.
Jonathan Herman has been very busy as of late, he wrote the remake to Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds along with an hacker film that is being produced by Stephen Levinson and Mark Wahlberg.