The Longest Yard: According to MTV, Snoop Dogg is in negotiations for a major role in the production of the remake of The Longest Yard, which will star Adam Sandler as Paul Crewe, a retired quarterback behind bars, who captains a team of prisoners in a game against prison guards. Burt Reynolds played the part in the Robert Aldrich-directed original, which also starred Eddie Albert and Michael Conrad.
Chris Rock also has a part in the remake, scheduled to begin production in June.
The full cast will include other rap stars along with current and former NFL players, according to a statement from Paramount Pictures.
While the main story will remain, several elements of the original film will be changed, Giarraputo said in a statement.