Gunna's Bond Is Denied for a Third Time
For the third time, rapper Gunna has been denied release from jail. Sergio Kitchens, known professionally as Gunna, has been in jail since May along with fellow rapper Young Thug for their involvement and ”conspiracy to violate the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) and participation in criminal street gang activity.” They were arrested on a 56-count indictment.
House Party Remake Trailer Drops
The trailer for the remake of the 1990 film House Party has been released. The film is slated to star actors Jacob Latimore and Tosin Cole in the main roles originated by the hip hop duo Kid N Play. Comedian D.C. Young Fly and Scott "Kid Cudi" Mescudi are also set to star in the film. The remake is produced by LeBron James and Maverick Carter of The SpringHill Company and written by Jamal Olori and Stephen Glover from FX's Atlanta.
Khaby Lame Becomes a FIFA World Cup Brand Ambassador
Social media influencer and EBONY's 2022 Power 100 Influential Creators awardee Khaby Lame has become a FIFA World Cup Ambassador. The 2022 World Cup is set to take place November 20, 2022 in Qatar. The ambassadorship was created to help establish the Middle East and Africa as an official supporter of the FIFA World Cup. In a statement, Lame shared, “I am happy to be QNB’s ambassador during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. I believe that I am very similar to QNB, I set my dreams and achieve the impossible. İ look forward to explore the tournament through QNB’s lens and to make unforgettable memories."