Barbershop 2: Back in Business [Barbershop 2]

Kevin Rodney Sullivan (director)
Don D. Scott (screenwriter)
Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer, Sean Patrick Thomas (starring)

Los Angeles: State Street Pictures, 2003. Preliminary Draft script for the 2004 film, blue revision copy dated 7/9/03 with pink revision pages dated 7/10/03, copy belonging to Production Sound Mixer, David Obermeyer, with his name on a label on the top of the title page, here under the working title "Barbershop 2," with annotations in manuscript marker and ink on four pages.

The second of the "Barbershop" film series, preceded by "Barbershop" (2002), directed by Tim Story, and starring Ice Cube and Anthony Anderson, and followed by "Barbershop: The Next Cut" (2016), directed by Malcolm D. Lee, and starring Ice Cube and Cedric the Entertainer. The series also spun off "Beauty Shop" (2005), directed by Bille Woodruff, starring Queen Latifah and Alicia Silverstone, as well as the television series, "Barbershop," starring Omar Gooding and Gbenga Akinnagbe, which premiered on the Showtime cable network in August, 2005. Calvin's Barbershop again finds itself threatened by greedy developers, this time from a mega-franchise barbershop opening across the street.

Set in and shot on location in Chicago.

Front wrapper integral with the title page, dated 1/20/03, noted as Preliminary Draft, with credits for screenwriter Don D. Scott, and Revisions by Kevin Rodney Sullivan and Norman Vance, Jr. 118 leaves, with last page of text numbered 114. Xerographic duplication, rectos only, blue revision pages dated 7/9/03, with pink revision pages throughout, dated 7/10/03. Pages Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.

[Book #156753]