50 Cent Film Added to Urbanworld Lineup

Rapper’s football drama to debut at film festival.

Posted: 09/09/2011 12:00 AM EDT
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Another star-studded project has been added to the lineup of the 15th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival.

 

The Mario Van Peebles-directed film All Things Fall Apart will be screened. Starring Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson in a “transformative role” as a star college football player, the film’s screening will take place Friday, September 16 at 7:30pm. The event will be followed by a Q&A with director Peebles and actress Lynn Whitfield

 

All Things Fall Apart will join a diverse slate of nearly 60 films being featured at the New York-based festival. Among the projects being showcased at Urbanworld will be the Ice-T-produced documentary Planet Rock: The Story of Hip Hop and the Crack Generation as well as the Omar Epps-produced documentary You, Me & the Circus.

 

The Urbanworld Film Festival will take place September 14−18 at New York City’s AMC 34th Street movie theater.

(Photo: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for The Weinstein Company)

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