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

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Emily Hampshire, Devon Terrell, Avi Nash, Charlotte Le Bon, Bryce Dallas Howard, Chadwick Boseman, Angela Sarafyan, Julia Ducournau

Caitlin Cronenberg

Tommy Matejka, 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 fairylike and nice punctuation
01:38
I think to the whole lyrics, zagga.