Mitchell has appeared in Broken City and Contraband, among other films, while Callendar has yet to be featured in a major motion picture.
Universal hasn't confirmed the Cube casting. Nevertheless, the site says several individuals close to the project have confirmed the casting to The Wrap.
"Yes. I've been trying to get that pushed along," Ice Cube said at the time. "Just wanna make sure that he's the best man for the job."