Celebrating the 25th anniversary of “New Jack City,” Wesley Snipes acknowledged the milestone on Twitter while crowning Kanye West the current day version of his character, Nino Brown.
Snipes proclaiming March 8 ”Nino Brown Day” and followed his comment with several quotes from “New Jack City.”
“My man @kanyewest is the Nino Brown of now. #SpeakTheTruth,” he added.
Released on March 8, 1991, “New Jack City” provided a look inside America’s drug game as it centered on a special police unit ordered to take down Drug kingpin, Nino Brown. In addition to Snipes, the Mario Van Peebles-directed film featured Ice-T, Judd Nelson, Bill Nunn, Allen Payne, Michael Michele and Chris Rock.