Since Nipsey Hussle’s passing, many from the hip hop community have shown love and sent their condolences — especially those with LA roots. Now, as the rapper has been laid to rest, those same folks are looking forward and planning ways to see The Marathon Continue … and you can add O’Shea Jackson Jr. to that list.
Hiphollywood caught up with Jackson to chat about his new film “Long Shot”. In the comedy, O’Shea Jr. plays the ultimate best friend — supportive, hype and down for anything! While talking about how his character Lance is loyal to the soil, the conversation turned to the loyalty many had for Nipsey and his legacy.
“He was all about using his platform to give others opportunities, and if we do that — if the higher ups focus on building those that are still within the inner-city we can continue this marathon. And I know I’ll be doing my part … TMC!”