*Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and Ray Liotta team up for director Mario Van Peebles’ upcoming indie drama “Things Fall Apart.”

According to Variety, the story follows a star football running back (50 Cent) who faces a personal tragedy as well as his own mortality while in his senior year in college. Liotta plays a doctor.

50 Cent co-wrote the script with Brian Miller and will produce with Randall Emmett for Cheetah Vision Films.

Van Peebles also stars in the film, alongside Lynn Whitfield, Mike P and Steve Eastin.

Shooting is currently underway in Michigan.