50 Cent To Star In New Movie 'Live Bet'


50 Cent has signed on to star in Universal Pictures' new heist film Live Bet,

which is set in the world of underground clubs and illegal car racing, Daily

Variety reports. The

movie, which was originally penned by Charley and Vlas Parlapanides, is being

produced by Mary Parent and Scott Stuber, along with G-Unit Films' Chris Lighty.


script is currently being rewritten by the films director, Mexican flimmaker Alejandro

Lozano. Production on the film will start in late summer in New York, Las Vegas,

Philadelphia. The

movie will be executive produced by Lemon Films' founders Billy and Fernando Rovzar.


50 Cent's new album Before I Self-Destruct will be released Jun. 19.