Earlier this year, it was announced that former N.W.A founder and member, Ice Cube and famous film director, F. Gary Gray were producing the highly anticipated N.W.A biopic, "Straight outta Compton".

According to The Wrap, Ice Cube's son, Oshae Jackson Jr. has recently signed on to play the lead role of his father.

The son of Eazy-e has been competing for the role of the late Eazy-e but insiders tell The Wrap producers decided to go with an unknown.

Other news on casting is unknown.