50 Cent to Play Himself in Fox Comedy Series

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According to Variety, 50 Cent lands a Fox comedy series, in which he’ll play himself.  Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson is teaming up with exec producer Will Packer for a single-camera comedy titled “My Friend 50,” which has landed at Fox with a script order after receiving multiple offers.  The potential series revolves around Amanda Kramer, an unstable 20-something who believes that joining 50 Cent’s entourage is the answer to all her problems. Her unlikely journey with 50 Cent’s crew takes the form of a bizarre documentary commissioned by the most unreliable narrator in history — Amanda. “My Friend 50” hails from Will Packer Prods., Jackson’s G-Unit Film & Television and Universal TV where Packer in under a deal. Ava Tramer (“Angie Tribeca”) penned the script.