First film produced, written, directed by, and starring African-Americans to cross the $100 million mark.
The film reunites Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith just over 20 years since they co-starred in Set It Off (1996).
This is the third film to co-star Jada Pinkett Smith and Larenz Tate. They previously appeared together in Menace II Society (1993) and The Inkwell (1994).
Features what is arguably the first demonstration in a feature film of 'grapefruiting' as an oral sexual act.
This is the first film to star both Jada Pinkett Smith and Regina Hall. Hall previously portrayed "Brenda" in the Scary Movie (2000) franchise, who was a parody of Smith's character "Maureen" from Scream 2 (1997). Also a part of the Scream franchise is Queen Latifah, who has signed on as an executive producer for Season 3 of Scream: The TV Series (2015).
Regina Hall and Queen Latifah both starred in Scary Movie 3, though they didn't share any scenes together.
The words "Thug Life" is written on the wall of a crude run down motel upon the girls' arrival. "Thug Life" is a sentiment late rapper Tupac Shakur popularized during most of his rap career and even had it tattooed across his stomach. Actress Jada Pinkett-Smith (who portrays Lisa Cooper in the film) and Shakur were childhood friends.
This is Mike Epps' second time in a movie with Tiffany Haddish. About eight years ago, they were in the movie "Janky Promoters," starring Ice Cube.