Watch: The Trailer for NWA Biopic – ‘Straight Outta Compton’

Today is a great day for Rap & Hip-Hop fans: You can now watch the first trailer for ‘Straight Outta Compton’ – The biopic about NWA, The group that invented the entire genre of Gangster Rap in the late 80’s.

At the beginning of the trailer, we see the real Dr. Dre & Ice Cube driving around Compton, Meeting people from different generations and reminiscing about the good ol’ days. Dre and the late Eazy-E are played by Corey Hawkins and Jason Mitchell and Ice Cube’s son O’Shea Jackson Jr. portrays his dad. Actor Paul Giamatti plays the group’s famous manager, Jerry Heller. The film will hit cinemas August 14.