Boss 'N Up: According to Production Weekly, an early january start date is planned for the production of Boss N' Up, a feature film based on the music of Snoop Dogg.

The film stars Snoop as 'Corde,' a charismatic player who sees a better way of life and financial success in the street game. His mentor is 'Orange Juice,' a veteran man of leisure with all the street credibility to back it up. OJ teaches Corde the rules of the game and raises him up as his young prot.

Rapper Lil Jon plays 'Sheriff,' a club owner who becomes one of Corde's business partners. Rapper Trina plays 'Dominique,' Corde's sexy lawyer who helps free him from prison.

Brian B.