Sunday, May 3, 2015

Deon Cole, Nicki Minaj, Regina Hall and Eve Join 'Barbershop 3' Cast

According to Shadow and Act, The "Barbershop 3" cast continues to grow. In the latest casting news... Deon Cole, Nicki Minaj, Regina Hall, and Eve have all booked roles in the New Line/MGM threequel, joining the previously cast Michael Rainey Jr., Common, and returning stars Ice Cube and Cedric the Entertainer (Eve was also in the first 2 films).  Malcolm D. Lee is attached to direct, from a script penned by "Black-Ish" creator, Kenya Barris and Tracy Oliver.  Ice Cube's Cube Vision shingle is producing, with Bob Teitel and George Tillman Jr of State Street Pictures as lead producers.  Collectively, the first 2 movies grossed $140 million domestically on comparitively low budgets, and were financial successes for the studio.