‘My Chick Bad‘ collaborators Nicki Minaj and Eve are to reunite again this year, joining forces to bring the latest serving of the ‘Barbershop‘ series a brand new look!
Amazing news after the jump…
The ladies first teamed up to support the rapper Ludacris on his ‘My Chick Bad’ number on which Minaj appeared on the original and Eve backed on the remix.
Now, the latter has learned that Minaj has been invited to join the ‘Barber Shop’ family for a starring role in ‘Barbershop 3’, welcoming her as she gears up to portray a sassy hairdresser named Draya.
Minaj will play Draya, the sassy new hairdresser of the beauty shop portion of the barbershop. She made her first screen appearance last year in “The Other Woman,” portraying the assistant to Cameron Diaz’s character.
The original 2002 film, directed by Tim Story and set in Chicago, starred Ice Cube and Anthony Anderson. The 2004 sequel “Barbershop 2: Back in Business” featured the same cast, with Kevin Rodney Sullivan directing.
The two “Barbershop” films combined for about $140 million in worldwide box office. Regina Hall, Eve and Common are also starring in “Barbershop 3.”
Nicki is represented by the Blueprint Group and WikkedCat.