Drake's "Controlla": A Dramatic Reading by Bryce Dallas Howard, Chadwick Boseman, and More

All your Toronto International Film Festival favorites, including Bryce Dallas Howard, Charlotte Le Bon, and Chadwick Boseman, perform a hilarious dramatic reading of both Drake and Beenie Man's lines from the rapper's hit single "Controlla."

Released on 9/15/2016

Credits

Starring: Emily Hampshire, Devon Terrell, Avi Nash, Charlotte Le Bon, Bryce Dallas Howard, Chadwick Boseman, Angela Sarafyan, and Julia Ducournau
Director: Caitlin Cronenberg
Director of Photography: Tommy Matejka
Producer: Jennifer Ross

Transcript

00:02
Oh Controlla, by Drake.
00:05
Right, my yiy just changed.
00:08
You just buzzed the front gate.
00:10
I thank God you came, how many more days could I wait?
00:14
That's nice, it rhymes with.
00:16
I made plans with you.
00:17
And I won't let 'em fall through.
00:20
I, I, I, I, I.
00:22
And I think I'd lie for you.
00:24
And I think I'd die for you.
00:26
Jodeci Cry For You.
00:29
Do thing that you want me to.
00:31
Like controlla, controlla--
00:34
Dude, (laughs) Controller.
00:36
Yeah, okay.
00:37
And you like it, when I get aggressive.
00:40
When I tell you to go slower, go faster, like...
00:44
Like controlla, controlla, yeah,
00:46
like controlla, controlla.
00:49
Gyal a tear off mi garments.
00:51
♫ The bawl fi come inna mi apartment
00:53
♫ Di gyal dem want di length and strength
00:55
♫ Actions speak louder than arguments well
00:58
(men laughing)
01:00
♫ I think I'd lie for you
01:02
I think I'd die for you.
01:03
♫ Jodeci Cry For You
01:06
Do things when you want me to.
01:09
♫ Like controlla
01:10
♫ Controlla
01:13
Yeah, like controlla, controlla.
01:16
And then it goes like...
01:17
Music a drop.
01:18
Gyal a whine up dem bumpa.
01:21
Dis is di summa summa controlla.
01:23
Drake from Canada, Beenie Man from Jamaica.
01:27
Dah one yah a murda.
01:29
Zagga.
01:30
Zagga.
01:33
Really, I, I like the fact that this ends with Zagga,
01:36
it's really fairy-like and nice punctuation
01:38
I think to the whole lyrics, zagga.