Prepare yourself for an ‘Ice Cube’ Scrooge at Christmas 2017 as this latest modern retelling of the classic Charles Dickens ‘A Christmas Carol’ will feature rapper and actor ‘Ice Cube’ as miser Ebeneezer Scrooge.
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According to Deadline, the hip-hop star and actor will be playing the lead in the latest adaptation of the Dickensian classic, which will see Scrooge, the self-centred money maker as a real estate mogul.
Keeping true to this iconic bad becomes good tale, this new version from Universal Pictures’ which is reportedly to be directed by Tim Story – will see him visited by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future who help him on the road to redemption.
There is currently no official release date for Humbug but some time in 2017 is looking the most likely.
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