Chrome and Paint: Ice Cube to write, direct and star

Sat April 9, 2011 Return to Film News

  • Ice Cube will direct the gritty drama "Chrome and Paint", for Walt Disney Pictures.

  • The project as a hardcore R-rated movie where young people die in drive-bys, but with Disney involved it will be turned into a father-son story centering around a car.

  • Cube is co-writing the screenplay with with Eva Vives.

  • The story will focus on a teen who is left fatherless and begins to rebuild a car that belonged to his father.

  • Cube will play a friend of the father's who helps.

Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Related Titles: Chrome and Paint