New Line is joining MGM Studios to release Barbershop 3 and\u00a0the sequel t is coming together very quickly with deals being made for Ice Cube\u00a0and Cedric the Entertainer\u00a0to reprise their roles. The Best Man franchise director\u00a0Malcolm D.Lee\u00a0signed on to direct and they are making deals with Queen Latifah and Nicki Minaj among those in talks to round out the ensemble. Cube Vision is producing. MGM will run production and New Line will release the film. Bob Teitel and George Tillman Jr. of State Street Pictures are the lead producers. Script is by Kenya Barris and Tracy Oliver. The first two films were released by MGM. The original grossed $75 million domestic in 2002 and the 2004 sequel grossed $65 million domestic.