Ice Cube may be joining the cast of the forthcoming “21 Jump Street” film, based off of the popular FOX program from the 1980s. Cube, who is currently in negotiations to join the film, will be acting alongside Jonah Hill (Superbad) and Channing Tatum (“Prison Break”) if cast.
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Hill and Tatum are slated to play two undercover cops working in high schools. Cube would star as the duo’s boss, Captain Dickson.
Filming is scheduled to begin in April.
The original “21 Jump Street” television series starred Johnny Depp and Holly Robinson-Peete.
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