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Ice Cube Lost $9MM Movie Role After Refusing to Get Vaccinated

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Ice Dice says he misplaced a $9 million film function after his refusal to get vaccinated. Right here’s the newest. 

“I turned down a film as a result of I didn’t wish to get the motherf—king jab,” the rapper stated in an episode of the Million Dollaz Value of Recreation podcast. “I turned down $9 million, I didn’t wish to get the jab. F—okay that jab. F—okay y’all for making an attempt to make me get it. I don’t know the way Hollywood feels about me proper now,” the rapper says. 

Information broke in October 2021 that Ice Dice was dropped from a Sony comedy, ‘Oh Hell No.’ The flick is directed by Kitao Sakurai and co-starred Jack Black. Producers of the movie requested that everybody concerned be vaccinated — and Ice Dice refused. The podcast host then requested Ice Dice if he would depart Hollywood and kind an impartial manufacturing firm.

“That’s Hollywood, although. They’re on some s—t. However me too, I’m on some s—t. I’m engaged on it. I’m hustling,” the rapper continues. “Received a number of issues up my sleeve. Ice Dice later clarifies that he didn’t flip down the function — the producers wouldn’t give it to him with out being vaccinated. “They simply wouldn’t give it to me. The COVID shot, the jab, I didn’t want it. I didn’t catch that s—t in any respect.”

Ice Dice made headlines when he met with Presidents Trump and Biden to debate his ‘Contract with Black America’ initiative. “On the finish of the day, whether or not there’s a Democrat or a Republican within the White Home, they’re nonetheless not our agenda in the appropriate method,” the rapper says of the initiative.

He met with President Trump to debate a Platinum Plan that features branding the Ku Klux Klan and Antifa as terrorist organizations. The plan included making Juneteenth a federal vacation — which occurred beneath President Biden.