Rapper-turned actor Ice Cube is combining his love of basketball with his fledging movie career, by playing a sports coach in a new film alongside JOHN CUSACK.

The former NWA member, who recently signed up as Vin Diesel's replacement in the anticipated XXX sequel, will now star in WILLIE as a Louisiana, America junior high school caretaker who ends up coaching a boy's basketball team.

23/10/2003 21:09