Dogg Pound 4 Life: Straight Outta Compton 2
Nearly an entire week later, box office metrics are still reeling from Straight Outta Compton's opening weekend, which raked in a whopping $60.2 million nationwide. There's only one thing that kind of movie success means: the possibility of a seque
According to TMZ, tinseltown is already thinking of a followup to the N.W.A. biopic, but this time the spotlight will be on Snoop Dogg & Co. A new filmâtentatively titled Dogg Pound 4 Lifeâis allegedly being developed to depict the rise of a slew of the West Coast's finest: Snoop, Tupac, Nate Dogg, Warren G, Kurupt and Daz.
Daz reportedly told TMZ that the flick will pick up right where Straight Outta Compton left off, discussing gang violence's effect on the rap industry. Dr. Dre's son, Curtis Young, is said to fill his fatherâs shoes in the film and all new actors will be plucked to play Ice Cube and Snoop.
While Daz Dillinger Dogg Pound-based sequel for Straight Outta Compton has not been coined as an official follow-up by Universal Studios, it looks like the rapper is still moving forward with the film. Titled DPG 4 Life, the film got underway this weekend, as photos surfaced of the cast reenacting Tupac's storied studio session where he recorded "Ambitionz Az a Ridah" and "I Ain't Mad at Cha"
The cast has been revealed to be:
Azad Arnaud as Daz Dillinger Reggie Noble as Suge Knight Melvin Jackson Jr. as Kurupt DaDa as Tupac Curtis Young (Dr. Dre's son) as Dr. Dre
This is the second film to be proposed as a sequel to the wildly-successful Straight Outta Compton film. Last week, news surfaced of a Welcome To Death Row filmed being shopped. The movie is slated to be based on a documentary of the same name by S. Leigh Savidge. No details have emerged about what studio Daz Dillinger will be working with to produce the film.