After his debut in "Boyz," the rapper went on to thrive in his film career -- in addition to becoming a major music producer -- starring in several film series, including the "Friday" movies, the "Barbershop" movies and the family-oriented "Are We There Yet?" movies. Ice Cube just wrapped "Rampart," with Woody Harrelson and Steve Buscemi.
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