Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the leading information resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself

Follow Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For on IMDbPro, IMDb and Amazon Video

Keep up to date with entertainment news and follow in-development titles not available on IMDb

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

Death of a Dynasty (2003)

R
92 min | Musical, Comedy

A young journalist, David Katz, who writes for a hip-hop magazine called "Mic Check", starts following a music mogul around as part of a story and over time incorrectly starts to think he is part of that world, which leads to him writing ...See moreA young journalist, David Katz, who writes for a hip-hop magazine called "Mic Check", starts following a music mogul around as part of a story and over time incorrectly starts to think he is part of that world, which leads to him writing an article for a gossip newspaper that starts a rivalry between the producer and his most famous rapper. Written by PhatBleek See less
Read more: Plot summary
Director
Writer
Adam Moreno (as Mr. Blue)
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Production Designer
Trending & News
MOVIEmeter
Members only
News articles
Box Office
Opening Wknd
$ 28,107
Gross (USA)
$ 42,108
Gross (World)
$ 42,108
See all box office data

Release date
May 7, 2003 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

Cast

+ Add Cast
110 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Ebon Moss-Bachrach
Dave Katz Dave Katz   See fewer
Members only
Capone Lee
Damon Dash / Dash's Assistant (as Capone) Damon Dash / Dash's Assistant (as Capone)   See fewer
Members only
Loon
Turk Turk   See fewer
Members only
Robert Stapleton
Jay-Z / Bootlegger 1 / Hot Boy 1 / Dre / A1 / Gay Guy Jay-Z / Bootlegger 1 / Hot Boy 1 / Dre / A1 / Gay Guy   See fewer
Members only
Rashida Jones
Layna Hudson Layna Hudson   See fewer
99
Stephanie Raye
Monica (as Stephanie Ray) Monica (as Stephanie Ray)   See fewer
Members only
Damon Dash
Harlem Harlem   See fewer
Members only
Charlene
Miss Jones Miss Jones   See fewer
Members only
Chloë Sevigny
Sexy Woman #1 (as Chloe Sevigny) Sexy Woman #1 (as Chloe Sevigny)   See fewer
Top 5000
Kari Wuhrer
Sexy Woman #2 Sexy Woman #2   See fewer
Top 5000
Jamie-Lynn Sigler
Sexy Woman #3 Sexy Woman #3   See fewer
Top 5000
Beanie Sigel
Charles 'Sandman' Patterson / Himself Charles 'Sandman' Patterson / Himself   See fewer
Members only
Adam Moreno
A&R Guy / Hipster / Lew Chaplin (as Mr. Blue) A&R Guy / Hipster / Lew Chaplin (as Mr. Blue)   See fewer
Members only
Sale Johnson
R&B Singer #1 R&B Singer #1   See fewer
Members only
Lorraine Bracco
Enchante, R&B Singer #2 Enchante, R&B Singer #2   See fewer
Top 5000
Duncan Sheik
Well-Dressed Man Well-Dressed Man   See fewer
Members only
Alina Vacariu
Female Escort Female Escort   See fewer
Members only
James Toback
Lyor Cohen Lyor Cohen   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Joel Marsh Garland
Bouncer #1 (as Joel Garland) Bouncer #1 (as Joel Garland)   See fewer
Members only
Gerald Kelly
Funkmaster Flex / Biggs / Angry Blackman Funkmaster Flex / Biggs / Angry Blackman   See fewer
Members only
Note
Bouncer at Lotus Bouncer at Lotus   See fewer
Members only
Georgie Greville
Fabulous Girl Fabulous Girl   See fewer
Members only
Devon Aoki
Picasso Picasso   See fewer
Top 5000
Kevin Hart
P-Diddy / Cop 1 / Dance Coach / Hyper Rapper / H. Lector P-Diddy / Cop 1 / Dance Coach / Hyper Rapper / H. Lector   See fewer
Top 5000
Charlie Murphy
Dick James / Dukey Man / Sock Head (as Charles Murphy) Dick James / Dukey Man / Sock Head (as Charles Murphy)   See fewer
Members only
Drena De Niro
Female Staff Writer (as Drena Deniro) Female Staff Writer (as Drena Deniro)   See fewer
Top 5000
Mo Rocca
Male Staff Writer Male Staff Writer   See fewer
Members only
C-Lo Kid
Boogie Boogie   See fewer
Members only
Derron 'Smokey' Edington
Street Team Kid / Chauffeur / Bootlegger No. 2 / Big Boi / Lil' Bow Wow (as Smokey) Street Team Kid / Chauffeur / Bootlegger No. 2 / Big Boi / Lil' Bow Wow (as Smokey)   See fewer
Members only
Tony T. Roberts
Town Car Driver / Host (as Tony Roberts) Town Car Driver / Host (as Tony Roberts)   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Big Joe
Bouncer #2 (as Joseph Sherman) Bouncer #2 (as Joseph Sherman)   See fewer
Members only
Mark Ronson
Engineer Engineer   See fewer
Members only
Matt Walsh
Frat Boy #1 Frat Boy #1   See fewer
Members only
Ian Roberts
Frat Boy #2 Frat Boy #2   See fewer
Members only
Michael Delaney
Frat Boy #3 Frat Boy #3   See fewer
Members only
Dale Ho
Japanese Teen #1 Japanese Teen #1   See fewer
Members only
John Fukuda
Japanese Teen #2 Japanese Teen #2   See fewer
Members only
Flavor Flav
Reporter #1 (as Flav-o-Flav) Reporter #1 (as Flav-o-Flav)   See fewer
Members only
Laverne Atkinson
Reporter #2 Reporter #2   See fewer
Members only
Donna Barnes
Bar Woman #1 Bar Woman #1   See fewer
Members only
Kathy Colborn
Bar Woman #2 Bar Woman #2   See fewer
Members only
Sandra Guibord
Bar Woman No. 3 Bar Woman No. 3   See fewer
Members only
Ross Haines
Cop #2 Cop #2   See fewer
Members only
Anthony Engellis
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
Members only
Members only
August Johnson
Reporter #3 Reporter #3   See fewer
Members only
Ann Jones
Bitchy Woman #1 Bitchy Woman #1   See fewer
Members only
Janelle
Bitchy Woman #2 Bitchy Woman #2   See fewer
Members only
Phillip Bloch
Slick Man Slick Man   See fewer
Members only
Shorly Brown
Sexy Girl Sexy Girl   See fewer
Members only
Salguero
Producer (as D.J. Jusske) Producer (as D.J. Jusske)   See fewer
Members only
Lisa G.
Female TV Reporter No. 1 Female TV Reporter No. 1   See fewer
Members only
Gina Glickman
Female TV Reporter No. 2 Female TV Reporter No. 2   See fewer
Members only
Wil Sylvince
Wyclef / Spit / Angry Rapper / Thug / Caterer (as Wilmer Sylvince) Wyclef / Spit / Angry Rapper / Thug / Caterer (as Wilmer Sylvince)   See fewer
Members only
Manny Sherio
Stunt Coordinator Stunt Coordinator   See fewer
Members only
Kool Bubba Ice
Steve Harvey / Bernie Mac Steve Harvey / Bernie Mac   See fewer
Members only
Cort Hessler
Stunt Driver No. 1 Stunt Driver No. 1   See fewer
Members only
Jeff Ward
Stunt Driver No. 2 Stunt Driver No. 2   See fewer
Members only
Caleb Oglosk
Video Girl Video Girl   See fewer
Members only
Peter Sarsgaard
Brendon III Brendon III   See fewer
Top 5000
Zofia Borucka
Damon Dash's Nanny Damon Dash's Nanny   See fewer
Members only
John Frey
Doorman Doorman   See fewer
Members only
Alyssa Pridham
Jay-Z's Girl Jay-Z's Girl   See fewer
Members only
Richard Teichman
Investor #1 Investor #1   See fewer
Members only
Arthur Diamond
Investor #2 Investor #2   See fewer
Members only
Heather MacAllister
Investor #3 Investor #3   See fewer
Members only
Bruce H. Lipnick
Investor #4 Investor #4   See fewer
Members only
Richard Taglianelli
Investor #5 Investor #5   See fewer
Members only
Andrew August Kling
Magician (as Andrew August King) Magician (as Andrew August King)   See fewer
Members only
Jason Mizell
Old School Rapper #1 (as Jam Master Jay) Old School Rapper #1 (as Jam Master Jay)   See fewer
Members only
Darryl McDaniels
Old School Rapper #2 (as DMC) Old School Rapper #2 (as DMC)   See fewer
Members only
Ed Lover
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Tobias Truvillion
Cool Guy Cool Guy   See fewer
Members only
Carson Daly
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Doctor Dré
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Cynthia
Cher Cher   See fewer
Members only
Mickey
Rich Rich   See fewer
Members only
Ronnie Arnold
Damon's Crew Member Damon's Crew Member   See fewer
Members only
Kid Capri
Party DJ Party DJ   See fewer
Members only
Pierra Francesca
Party Goer (as Pierra Calozzo) Party Goer (as Pierra Calozzo)   See fewer
Members only
Riddick Bowe
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Rell
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Walt Frazier
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Zap Juddah
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Jay Z
Himself (as Jay-Z) Himself (as Jay-Z)   See fewer
Members only
Cam'ron
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Master P
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
M.O.P.
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
Members only
Samantha Ronson
Herself Herself   See fewer
Members only
State Property
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
Members only
Jim Fullington
Beanie Sigel (as Beanie Sigel) Beanie Sigel (as Beanie Sigel)   See fewer
Members only
Young Steff
Herself Herself   See fewer
Members only
Sean 'Diddy' Combs
Himself (as Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs) Himself (as Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs)   See fewer
Members only
Memphis Bleek
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Mariah Carey
Herself (uncredited) Herself (uncredited)   See fewer
Top 5000
Von Decarlo
Girl playing pool (uncredited) Girl playing pool (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Sarah Howard
Publicist (uncredited) Publicist (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Kenneth Lee
Party-goer (uncredited) Party-goer (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Shoshanna Lonstein
Herself (uncredited) Herself (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Lauren Macklin
Model by Pool (uncredited) Model by Pool (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Richard Maldone
Mikey (uncredited) Mikey (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Michael Musto
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Q-Tip
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Damaine Radcliff
African guy (voice) (uncredited) African guy (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Jimmy Rodriguez
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Russell Simmons
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Stewart Summers
Lawyer (uncredited) Lawyer (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Kianna Underwood
Herself (uncredited) Herself (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

3.9 / 10 | 301 votes