Ice Cube, Bow Wow Buy A “Lottery Ticket”

Ice Cube and Bow Wow have joined the cast of the urban comedy “Lottery Ticket” for Alcon Entertainment says the trades.

Abdul Williams’ script follows a young man (Bow Wow) living in the projects who has to survive a three-day weekend after his opportunistic neighbors find out he’s holding a winning lottery ticket worth $350 million.

Ice Cube plays a reclusive former boxer who lives in the basement of the project where the young man lives. Shooting kicks off in October in Atlanta.

Music video director Erik White will make his feature directorial debut on the project which Broderick Johnson, Mark Burg, Matt Alvarez, Oren Koules and Andrew Kosove will produce.