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M.C. Ren

M.C. Ren was born on June 14, 1969 in Compton, California, USA as Lorenzo Patterson. See full bio »

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New Jack City Soundtrack
(1991)
The Watch Soundtrack
(2012)
21 Jump Street Soundtrack
(2012)
Keanu Soundtrack
(2016)

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 2019 Rim of the World (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2019/II Us (writer: "Fuck Tha Police" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2017 The Defiant Ones (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Part 1 (2017) ... (writer: "The Boyz-In-The-Hood" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2014-2016 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- "Ridin" by Chamillionaire (2016) ... (writer: "Fuck tha Police")
- Just a Friend by Biz Markie (2014) ... (writer: "Straight Outta Compton")
 2016 Keanu (writer: "F*ck Tha Police" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2016 Bad Cat (writer: "Fuck Tha Police" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2015 South Park (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Naughty Ninjas (2015) ... (writer: "Fuck tha Police")
 2015 Straight Outta Compton (writer: "Straight Outta Compton", "Gangsta Gangsta", "Quiet On Tha Set", "Fuck Tha Police", "Real Niggaz", "Appetite For Destruction" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2014 Get Santa (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2014 Horrible Bosses 2 (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Justin Timberlake (2014) ... (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - uncredited)
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (as Lorenzo Jerald Patterson, "Appetite for Destruction", "Ballad of a Menace") / (writer: "Gangsta Gangsta" - as Lorenzo Jerald Patterson)
 2012 Venus and Serena (Documentary) (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2012/I The Watch (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2012 21 Jump Street (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2011 The Filthy Frank Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- What Is Swag (2011) ... (writer: "Fuck Tha Police")
- Asian Nerd Says N-Word (2011) ... (writer: "Straight Outta Compton")
 2011 The Graham Norton Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Geoffrey Rush/Gwyneth Paltrow/Lady Gaga/Jason Byrne (2011) ... (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - uncredited)
 2011 Take Me Home Tonight (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
  30 for 30 (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2010) (music - 1 episode, 2010)
- Straight Outta L.A. (2010) ... (lyrics: "Straight Outta Compton (Extended Mix Version)") / (music: "Straight Outta Compton (Extended Mix Version)")
 2009 Fame (writer: "Approach to Danger" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2009 Entourage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- No More Drama (2009) ... (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - uncredited)
 2008 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- True Calling (2008) ... (writer: "Quiet On Tha Set")
 2008 Generation Kill (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Stay Frosty (2008) ... (writer: "Fuck tha Police" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
- A Burning Dog (2008) ... (writer: "Gangsta Gangsta" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2007 Who's Your Caddy? (writer: "Straight outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Jerald Patterson)
 2005 Fuck (Documentary) (writer: "Fuck tha Police" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (writer: "Alwayz Into Somethin'" - uncredited)
 2004 Family 420 (Video) (writer: "Gangsta Gangsta" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2002 Happy Homicidal (Short) (performer: "100 Miles and Running")
 2002 Dark Blue (writer: "Homicide", "F... tha Police" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2002 OT: Our Town (Documentary) (writer: "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2002 Ali G Indahouse (as MC Ren, "Straight Outta Compton")
 2001 How High (writer: "Chin Check")
 2001 Bones (performer: "The Legend of Jimmy Bones" - as MC Ren) / (writer: "The Legend of Jimmy Bones" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2001 Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (writer: "Fuck Tha Police")
 2000 The Crow: Salvation (writer: "Bad Brother" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 2000 Next Friday (writer: "Chin Check" - as L. Patterson)
 1998 Bulworth (writer: "100 Miles and Running" - as L. Patterson)
 1997 How to Be a Player (writer: "I Gotta Know" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 1996 Original Gangstas (performer: "Who Wanna Be the Villain" - as MC Ren) / (writer: "Who Wanna Be the Villain" - as L. Patterson)
 1993 CB4 (performer: "May Day on the Front Line" - as MC Ren) / (writer: "May Day on the Front Line" - as MC Ren) / (writer: "Prelude", "Straight Outta Compton" - as Lorenzo Patterson)
 1991 Grand Canyon (writer: "Quiet on the Set", "F*** the Police")
 1991 New Jack City (writer: "Straight Outta Compton")
 1990 The Return of Superfly ("Somethin' Like Dis")
 1990 The Freshman (writer: "STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON")
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

N.W.A. | MC Ren
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Former member of Kelly Park Compton Crips. See more »

Trademark:

Always wears a hat, usually a Compton-hat

Nickname:

Ruthless Villain

Star Sign:

Gemini

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