1. Wednesday, Ice Cube tweeted a photo of the lead actors of the upcoming N.W.A. biopic, Straight Out of Compton: Jason Mitchell, Corey Hawkins, and O’Shea Jackson.
2. The film will be directed by F. Gary Gray, who previously helmed Friday and The Italian Job. (Gray stands between Ice Cube and Dr. Dre in the new photo.)
5. And Cube will be played by his son O’Shea Jackson, Jr.
6. Corey Hawkins, Wu is Dead, Iron Man 3, and Romeo and Juliet, will star as Dr. Dre.
- The Trump administration is rolling back an Obama-era policy aimed at protecting transgender students in public schools.
- Facebook is in negotiations with the Major League Baseball League to possibly stream one game per week during the 2017 season.