Sunday 30 April 2017

Rapper 50 Cent working on TV show

50 Cent is branching out into TV
50 Cent is branching out into TV

50 Cent has confirmed that he is branching out into television with a new show.

The US rapper - real name Curtis Jackson - will be an executive producer on a TV drama called Power and announced on Twitter that Courtney Kemp would be penning the script.

Fiddy, who has his own fragrance named Power, tweeted: "Courtney kemp is the Bomb. She is a Emmy nominated writer for CBS DRAMA "the good wife" she is writing the show."

Variety reports that the show for US channel Starz follows a Gotham nightclub owner who skirts the line between legitimacy and criminality.

Fiddy has worked in television before. He appeared on an MTV reality show called 50 Cent: The Money And The Power in 2008 and he has made a cameo appearance on The Simpsons.

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