50 Cent is teaming up with Hollywood producer Will Packer to create a new sitcom for FOX. The show titled My Friend 50 will follow a 20-something year old woman who is determined to join 50’s entourage and documents her journey.
Fif will have a reoccurring role on the show.
In addition to his two TV series — NBC’s Truth Be Told and ABC’s upcoming Uncle Buck — on the feature side Packer has produced seven No. 1 films, including Ride Along, Think Like A Man and its sequel, and also was an executive producer on hit Straight Outta Compton. His next film, Ride Along 2, opens on January 15. Will Packers Prods.’ TV development slate also includes a Think Like A Man comedy series adaptation and drama The Diplomats at Fox; as well as comedy Bonita & Mechelle, with Eva Longoria producing, and drama Buckhead, both at NBC.
No word on if Vivica Fox will have a role on the show…LOL