Ice Dice says he misplaced a US$9 million film deal after refusing to get Covid-19 vaccine
Ice Dice is not going to get the Covid-19 vaccine – not even for US$9 million (NZ$14m).
On a brand new episode of the Million Dollaz Price of Recreation podcast, the rapper and actor revealed on Sunday that he handed up a US$9 million film deal as a result of he refused to get vaccinated in opposition to the coronavirus.
“I turned down a film as a result of I did not wanna get the motherf…… jab,” Ice Dice stated.
“I turned down US$9 million as a result of I did not wish to get the jab. F… that jab and f… y’all for making an attempt to make me get it. I do not understand how Hollywood really feel about me proper now.”
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Final October, studies surfaced that the hip-hop musician had exited the Sony Footage comedy Oh Hell No after declining a vaccination request from producers.
Directed by Kitao Sakurai, the movie was imagined to star Ice Dice and Jack Black, who is without doubt one of the producers, in response to the Hollywood Reporter.
The undertaking – which was set to launch manufacturing in Hawaii final winter – was reportedly delayed on account of Ice Dice’s departure.
It is unclear if or when the movie will transfer ahead. A substitute for Ice Dice has not been introduced.
“I did not flip [US$9 million] down,” Ice Dice continued on Million Dollaz Price of Recreation.
“Them motherf…… would not give it to me as a result of I would not get the shot. I did not flip it down. They only did not give it to me.”
The recording artist additionally stated he “received fortunate” and has not contracted Covid-19.
Medical consultants have said that the most secure and simplest strategy to shield oneself in opposition to extreme sickness from Covid-19 is to get vaccinated.
The Centres for Illness Management and Prevention has outlined further methods of defending oneself and others from the coronavirus.