All Things Fall Apart is the story of a “Heisman-bound college football star whose career hits a wall when he is diagnosed with a tumor only inches from his heart.” Jackson, who also produced the film, lost 80 pounds for the role.
“50 lost so much weight I started calling him 25 Cent,” joked Van Peebles. “But what impressed me was his willingness to evolve past his rap persona and totally commit to his first dramatic lead without relying on guns. No backup, this is 50 like you have never seen him.”
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