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Keeping it in the family, Ice Cube has casted his eldest son, O’Shea Jackson Jr., to play him in the upcoming N.W.A biopic Straight Outta Compton, according to The Wrap. Although O’Shea Jr., who is also an aspiring rapper, has little acting experience, he certainly has the right genes for the part; Cube told The Guardian back in February that he was pushing for his son to star in the movie, not least because “he has my temperament.”

Directed by F. Gary Gray (Friday, Set It Off, The Italian Job), Straight Outta Compton is being produced by Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and Eazy-E’s widow, Tomica Woods-Wright. While Universal have yet to officially green-light the movie, Gray recently shot an end-credits sequence that sees Cube and Dre discussing the legacy of N.W.A.