Affion Crockett is taking his impression recreation to a brand new stage as he gears as much as roll out his function movie “A Hip Hop Story” … the place he is spoofing your fave rappers, and their faves too!!!
TMZ Hip Hop quizzed the veteran comic concerning the variety of impersonations he tackled within the film, and he admits he is misplaced rely … suffice to say there’s so much.
The movie is predicated on hip hop’s 50-year timeline, and the official trailer finds Affion hilariously assuming the id of everybody from DJ Kool Herc to Russell Simmons, Snoop Dogg and Jay-Z.
Affion’s been honing his craft by imitating one of the best rappers for years — relationship again to his days on “SNL” and “Def Comedy Jam” — and tells us he is a hip hop head at coronary heart and all his jokes come from a spot of affection and fandom.
Cedric The Entertainer additionally joins within the enjoyable as a pretend Biggie Smalls as do Eminem and Salt-N-Pepa, however there is a good likelihood that the “Kanway West” character will steal the present.
We all know higher than most how unpredictable Kanye could be … his ‘HHS’ character goes off the rails very like he did when he snatched our photog’s telephone earlier this week.
Affion is not fearful about Ye’s response to his movie — he is within the enterprise of managing laughter, not delicate artists — however says, fairly frankly, he does not know the way the megastar will react. Who might, actually???
At any charge, the movie hits theaters on Feb. twenty third. Snort it up, or do not.