10 Music Stars Turned Hollywood Producers

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  • Q-Tip
  • Diddy
  • Mac Miller
  • Nas
  • 50 Cent
  • Will Smith, Jay Z, Calvin Harris
  • Queen Latifah
  • Ice Cube
  • MC Lyte
  • Jay Z
  • Will Smith
  • Alicia Keys

50 Cent

In 2009, 50 Cent founded Cheetah Vision and struck a $200 million, 10-movie deal with Grindstone and Lionsgate. Fif so far has starred in the majority of the films himself, including Freelancers and The Frozen Ground, and has a documentary about Johnny Tapia in the works. 

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