50 Cent is our finest example of a modern renaissance man. He makes music, he’s a beverage/fashion/electronics entrepreneur, and he’s a shining example of the heights rappers-turned-actors can reach. This summer, 50’s taking his on-screen presence to the next level in Power, a Starz series about the dark side of NYC’s nightlife scene, in which he acts, executives produces, and lends his musical expertise.
Earlier this year, 50 was spotted schmoozing with Academy Award-winning actress Meryl Streep courtside at Madison Square Garden, but despite his newfound friendship with the movie star and a role behind-the-camera on Power, he isn’t calling in any favors just yet. We caught up with the 50 to get the scoop on exactly what he might be doing with Ms. Streep next, and to talk his work on Power before it debuts Summer 2014. Watch below. 50 Cent Isn’t Asking Meryl Streep to Star on Power