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  • ‘Things Fall Apart’ Author Chinua Achebe Dies at 82

    Mar 22, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Celebrated Nigerian author Chinua Achebe, who gave literary birth to modern Africa with Things Fall Apart and continued for decades to rewrite and reclaim the history of his native country, has died, reports the Associated Press. He was 82. Achebe died following a brief illness, said his agent, Andrew Wylie. “He was also a beloved […]

  • BET to Premiere 50 Cent’s ‘Things Fall Apart’ This Saturday, December 3rd

    Dec 2, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson has certainly demonstrated the diversity in many areas of entertainment, not falling too short of great particularly in the movie industry. When the rapper committed fully to play the role of a cancer stricken football player, many couldn’t believe the 80-pound transformation, let alone the sacrifice. Finally his hard work is […]

  • 50 Cent Changes Film Title Named After Chinua Achebe Novel

    Sep 15, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *50 Cent had to adjust the title of his upcoming movie, “Things Fall Apart,” due to a protest from Nigerian novelist Chinua Achebe, author of the iconic 1958 book of the same name. The rapper’s film is about a football player who is diagnosed with cancer. Directed by Mario Van Peebles, the movie premiered at […]

  • 50 Cent Has a Perm!

    Jun 18, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 5 Comments

    *50 Cent showed up at the premiere of “Things Fall Apart” with a new hair-do. At the Paseo Herencia in Aruba on Tuesday, he rocked a long texturized perm and a beard to match. Over the past year or so, he’s been making headlines for his appearance and dramatic changes, including his 54-pound weight loss […]

  • Watch: New Movie Trailer Out for 50 Cent and Bruce Willis

    Mar 24, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *50 Cent is quietly making a name for himself in the film industry, especially with his latest film “Setup.” The trailer (watch it below) for the movie premiered Wednesday, confirming the big cast of A-list actors including Bruce Willis and “Cruel Intentions” star Ryan Phillippe. A group of friends get caught up in a diamond […]

  • Video: 50 Cent’s ‘Things Fall Apart’ Sneak Peek

    Mar 12, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *A recent trailer, if you want to call it that, reveals a few more details about the long anticipated 50 Cent drama “Things Fall Apart.” Leaving the actor 54 pounds lighter than his usual self, the film depicts a promising young athlete, Deon Barnes, whose life is perfect, glorious and victorious until the worst happens. […]