*Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson will play a role in Stephen Sommers’ adaptation of the Dean Koontz bestseller “Odd Thomas,” reports Variety.

The rapper joins a cast that includes Anton Yelchin, Addison Timlin, Willem Dafoe, Patton Oswalt, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Nico Tortorella.

In the supernatural thriller, Yelchin plays a clairvoyant short-order cook who encounters a mysterious man with a link to dark forces.

Fifty will play Shamus Cocobolo, a blind deejay who helps the hero uncover a Satanic plot.

“Odd Thomas” will start filming soon in Santa Fe, New Mexico.