Ice Cube Speaks at John Witherspoon's Celebration of Life | TMZ

  • Published: 06 November 2019
  • Ice Cube was one of several speakers and he paid a touching tribute ... saying he enjoyed the hell outta John since he could remember.


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Comments • 1 083

  • Gj xp12
    Gj xp12  1 weeks back

    Imma watch friday again just bc its the best movie and bc my fav comedian is in the movie

    R.i.p Mr Willy Jones 🙏🏿

    • King Kunta
      King Kunta  1 weeks back

      Pop pop pop sugar pop sugar pop sugar pop

      • Jeremiah Mack
        Jeremiah Mack  1 weeks back

        Love you 😘 so much John Witherspoon. RIP pops

        • song thao
          song thao  1 weeks back

          RIP..he said what my grandpa use to say..i smell r shit for 22 u cant smell mine for 5 mins..thank you for making we laugh.but true..Amen

          • Brandon Brown
            Brandon Brown  2 weeks back

            Bro this services be SO FAKE and these Celebs be showing FAKE LOVE know when somebody don’t have none to say or they lying , they’ll keep saying “ ummmm” , main these people don’t care about people dying , all they wanna do is get that money, all this stuff is Illuminati, at the end of the day , most of them people probably happy to see him dead , I just don’t trust the media , Government ! Or most rich celebrities! Not all are crooked .

            • HaZeY LiFe
              HaZeY LiFe  2 weeks back

              I remember Friday after the next when Mr. Willy jones looked at the young guy who was passed out abd says young man you got knocked the fuck out just lkke what Smokey said in the original Friday film R.I.P. John Witherspoon forever in our hearts

              • Ray Chow
                Ray Chow  2 weeks back

                This guy was dope on Friday and the Boondocks RIP

                • Phanatix talk Show
                  Phanatix talk Show  2 weeks back

                  He'll be missed by many

                  • Lil Nigger
                    Lil Nigger  2 weeks back

                    The funeral Friday, next Friday, or Friday after next?

                    • Anthony Jenkins
                      Anthony Jenkins  2 weeks back

                      Now He Live in GOD Hands now

                      • Goldspace dog69 Boi
                        Goldspace dog69 Boi  2 weeks back

                        Am I the only one that thinks tmz are annoying and they keep getting into ppl business

                        • twinklestar756
                          twinklestar756  2 weeks back


                          • Jesse Molina
                            Jesse Molina  2 weeks back

                            Hot sauce on my burrito baby R.I.P

                            • Travis Malcolm
                              Travis Malcolm  2 weeks back

                              Little man

                              • Janco Ice Rockets
                                Janco Ice Rockets  2 weeks back

                                Now he comes out all late where tf is Friday 4. Smh @IceCube

                                • Avi
                                  Avi  2 weeks back

                                  RIP grandad

                                  • avi AVI
                                    avi AVI  2 weeks back

                                    The Man was truly a NATURAL...I was so sad hearing about his passing.. EVERYTHING HE DID WAS FUNNY..Ty for the laughs PoPs....bang😥bang😢bang😭

                                    • Hugh Tahoob
                                      Hugh Tahoob  2 weeks back

                                      Damn he was a silenter the generation before boomers too

                                      • Street Fighter Player
                                        Street Fighter Player  2 weeks back

                                        I knew that he was gonna die soon. Now how they gonna do Last Friday and Boondocks without him?

                                        • Chase Witherspoon
                                          Chase Witherspoon  2 weeks back

                                          You got to coordinate! RIP Funnyman John Witherspoon

                                          • MichaeelSon
                                            MichaeelSon  2 weeks back

                                            “ GET THE F*** OUTTA MY FACE STANLEY ! “

                                            • Ty Vann
                                              Ty Vann  2 weeks back

                                              A LEGEND

                                              • western11h
                                                western11h  2 weeks back

                                                All we need the third Friday movie

                                                • JiveAt5
                                                  JiveAt5  2 weeks back

                                                  He paid that man 5000 dollars for his role in "Friday" 😠
                                                  R.I.P. Pops😔

                                                  • Cr1m1naL G4M3R
                                                    Cr1m1naL G4M3R  2 weeks back


                                                    • l easy4easy
                                                      l easy4easy  2 weeks back

                                                      RIP john witherspoon rip Bernie mac

                                                      • 50 Minutes Ago
                                                        50 Minutes Ago  2 weeks back

                                                        Laughter is the medicine for our mind body and soul
                                                        ~ice cube 2019~

                                                        • Jaja Binks
                                                          Jaja Binks  2 weeks back

                                                          “I like how you got that shit lined up” - Willy Jones

                                                          • MASTER-OF- EVIL
                                                            MASTER-OF- EVIL  2 weeks back

                                                            The one's who bring us our most happy memories always have the saddest goodbyes

                                                            • maidenHELL
                                                              maidenHELL  2 weeks back

                                                              Take yo dumbass canteen GOOFY!!

                                                              • Ron Sanford
                                                                Ron Sanford  2 weeks back

                                                                We love and miss you Mr. Witherspoon! Rest in Peace. Rest in Love. Rest in Glory.

                                                                • S cell
                                                                  S cell  2 weeks back

                                                                  Imagine being admired at your funeral purely because your a baffoon.

                                                                  • Joseph Ofosu
                                                                    Joseph Ofosu  2 weeks back

                                                                    I remember the Wayans Brothers Show. He was Pops(very funny man). Very nice Tribute Mr. Ice Cube. I am praying for the family. Rest in peace Mr
                                                                    John Witherspoon.

                                                                    • Cee Dee
                                                                      Cee Dee  2 weeks back

                                                                      His part in the 1st House Party was Hilarious😂🤣

                                                                      • Not Sure
                                                                        Not Sure  2 weeks back

                                                                        R.i.p pops. Your comedy will live forever.

                                                                        • Tru Gambit
                                                                          Tru Gambit  2 weeks back

                                                                          How about ice cube pay the man the money he made him for Friday. John got 5k for that role.

                                                                          • Greta Jackson
                                                                            Greta Jackson  2 weeks back

                                                                            Rip Mr, John thanks for the gift of makeing us Lough , when I was sadden in my lifestyle all I had to do is pop in Friday an it seamed as if my troubles melted away thank u Russellville ark,

                                                                            • 200 lb Skinny Chic ASMR eating

                                                                              That was beautiful, Mr. Jackson

                                                                              • Thee KiKi
                                                                                Thee KiKi  2 weeks back


                                                                                • Cierra Jackson
                                                                                  Cierra Jackson  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Im crying like i knew him 😓😭😭

                                                                                  • Ross Made 1
                                                                                    Ross Made 1  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Rip pops

                                                                                    • Jack Barrow
                                                                                      Jack Barrow  2 weeks back

                                                                                      Ice Cube shouldn't even talk he paid people shit compared to what he was making nothing but a punk bitch frfr.

                                                                                      • One on One BEAUTIFUL
                                                                                        One on One BEAUTIFUL  2 weeks back

                                                                                        R.I.P John 🙏😢

                                                                                        • Isaiah Jones
                                                                                          Isaiah Jones  2 weeks back

                                                                                          Woww they let ice cube der but noy Marlon Wayne

                                                                                          • Marvin the Martian
                                                                                            Marvin the Martian  2 weeks back

                                                                                            Yeeaah Boy!

                                                                                            • Talicia Robertson
                                                                                              Talicia Robertson  2 weeks back

                                                                                              “Big worm, Big whole, Big...I DONT GIVE A DAMN” 😭😭😭😭😭

                                                                                              • adro90
                                                                                                adro90  2 weeks back

                                                                                                So sad

                                                                                                • Sean Storm
                                                                                                  Sean Storm  2 weeks back

                                                                                                  R.I.P. MR J