Ice Cube

Film Director / Musician / Film Producer / Character Actor / Screenwriter / Record Producer / Television Producer | * 06/15/1969 (52) | Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA))
O'Shea Jackson Sr. (born June 15, 1969), known professionally as Ice Cube, is an American rapper, actor, and filmmaker. His lyrics on N.W.A's 1988 album Straight Outta Compton contributed to gangsta rap's widespread popularity, and his political rap solo albums of 1990 (AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted) and 1991 (Death Certificate) were critically and commercially successful. He has also had an active film career since the early 1990s. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of N.W.A in 2016. A native of Los Angeles, Jackson formed his first rap group called C.I.A. in 1986. In 1987, with Eazy-E and Dr. Dre, he formed the pioneering gangsta rap group N.W.A. As its lead rapper, he wrote some of Dre's and most of Eazy's lyrics on Straight Outta Compton, a landmark album that shaped West Coast hip hop's early identity and helped differentiate it from East Coast rap. N.W.A was also known for their violent lyrics, threatening to attack abusive police and innocent civilians alike, which stirred controversy. After a monetary dispute over the group's management by Eazy-E and Jerry Heller, Cube le... ()
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O'Shea Jackson Sr., better known by his stage name Ice Cube, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, screenwriter, film producer, and director. He began his career as a member of the hip-hop group C.I.A. and later joined N.W.A.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Documentaries | Drama

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Awards & Nominations for Ice Cube

Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Movies with Ice Cube as Actor(65)

as Will2022 Oh Hell No
as Craig Jones2021 Last Friday
as Jason Crutchfield2020 Flint Strong
as James Payton2020 Ride Along 3
2019 Humbug
2017 G-Funk
as Ron Strickland2017 Fist Fight
as Darius Stone2017 xXx: Return of Xander Cage
as Calvin Palmer2016 Barbershop: The Next Cut
as James Payton2016 Ride Along 2
as James2014 Ride Along
as Candle Maker (voice)2014 The Book of Life
as Captain Dickson2014 22 Jump Street
as Captain Dickson2012 21 Jump Street
as Kyle Timkins2011 Rampart
as himself2011 The Fab Five
as himself2010 Katt Williams: 9 Lives
as himself2010 Straight Outta L.A.
as Mr. Washington2010 Lottery Ticket
as Russell Redds2009 Janky Promoters
as Curtis Plummer2008 The Longshots
as Durell2008 First Sunday
as Nick Persons2007 Are We Done Yet?
as Darius Stone / xXx2005 xXx: State of the Union
as Nick Persons2005 Are We There Yet?
as himself2004 Beef II
as Trey2004 Torque
as himself2003 Beef
as himself2002 Korn: Deuce
as Calvin Palmer2002 Barbershop
as Craig2002 Friday After Next
as James 'Desolation' Williams2001 Ghosts of Mars
as Craig Jones2000 Next Friday
as himself2000 The Up in Smoke Tour
as Chief Elgin1999 Three Kings
as Slink1999 Thicker Than Water
as Gun Runner1998 I Got the Hook Up
as Vusi Madlazi1997 Dangerous Ground
as Danny Rich1997 Anaconda
as Craig Jones1995 Friday
as Fudge1995 Higher Learning
as Teddy Woods1994 The Glass Shield
as himself1993 CB4
as Savon1992 Trespass
as Darin 'Doughboy' Baker1991 Boyz n the Hood

TV Shows/Series with Ice Cube as Actor(15)

Movies with Ice Cube as Crew(30)

Writing/Characters2021 Last Friday
Writing/Writer2021 Last Friday
Production/Producer2021 Last Friday
Production/Producer2019 Humbug
Production/Executive Producer2017 Fist Fight
Production/Producer2016 Barbershop: The Next Cut
Production/Producer2016 Ride Along 2
Production/Producer2015 Straight Outta Compton
Production/Producer2014 Ride Along
Directing/Director2010 Straight Outta L.A.
Writing/Writer2009 Janky Promoters
Production/Producer2009 Janky Promoters
Production/Producer2008 The Longshots
Production/Producer2007 Are We Done Yet?
Production/Producer2005 Beauty Shop
Production/Producer2005 Are We There Yet?
Production/Producer2004 Barbershop 2: Back in Business
Writing/Writer2002 All About the Benjamins
Production/Producer2002 All About the Benjamins
Writing/Characters2002 Friday After Next
Production/Producer2002 Friday After Next
Writing/Writer2002 Friday After Next
Production/Executive Producer2000 Next Friday
Writing/Writer2000 Next Friday
Writing/Characters2000 Next Friday
Directing/Director1998 The Players Club
Writing/Writer1998 The Players Club
Production/Producer1998 The Players Club
Writing/Author1995 Friday
Sound/Music1995 Friday

TV Shows/Series with Ice Cube as Crew(5)

Production/Executive Producer2014 The Rebels
Production/Producer2010 Are We There Yet?
Directing/Director2009 30 for 30
Production/Producer2006 Black. White.
Production/Producer2005 Barbershop

Additional Information

Full Name: O'Shea Jackson
Born: Sunday, 06/15 1969 (June) in Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 52 years + 49 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: William Howard Taft Charter High School, Washington Preparatory High School
Record Label: Ruthless Records, Capitol Records, Lench Mob Records
Net worth estimate: 120,000,000 USD
Other names for Ice Cube (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Ice Cube Nwa"
"O'Shea Jackson"
"Westside Connection"
"Ice Cube." (Pseudonym)
Ice Cube frequently works together with these people:
Matt Alvarez (12x, Crew)
Snoop Dogg (11x, Actor)
Paula Abdul (10x, Actress)
Rob Lowe (9x, Actor)
Mike Epps (9x, Actor)
Dr. Dre (9x, Actor)
Ryan Seacrest (9x, Actor)
Charlie Sheen (8x, Actor)
Ice-T (8x, Actor)
Martin Short (8x, Actor)
Jay Leno (8x, Actor)
DJ Pooh (8x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:150, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/17/2021