New 50 Cent Film Set
May 24, 2010 at 4:01 PM (PT)
SHADY-AFTERMATH/ INTERSCOPE recording artist 50 CENT (a.k.a. CURTIS JACKSON), has been cast in a new motion picture to be directed by actor/director MARIO VAN PEEBLES. The film is called “THINGS FALL APART.”
VARIETY says the storyline is about a football star (50 CENT) who has conflicts with his own mortality while developing as a running back during his senior year in college. RAY LIOTTA co-stars along with VAN PEEBLES. 50 CENT co-wrote the script along with BRIAN MILLER. Also starring in the film are LYNN WHITFIELD, MIKE P and STEVE EASTIN.
The setting takes place in MICHIGAN where shooting has already started. No word yet on a release date.