50 Cent Signs Two-Year Deal With Starz To Produce More Shows
This week Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson has inked a new deal with the Starz network. 50-cent now has the green light to go ahead and develop new shows for The Starz network via his companies "Nine Shots Entertainment" & G-Unit Films & TV as well as continuing to executive produce the hit series Power.
“Starz has been the perfect partner tomake Power the success that it is and I am looking forward to developing many more record-breaking series with them,” says 50-Cent.
Power season two averaged more than 6.8 million viewers per episode, on track to become the most watched season ever for a Starz original series, according to the network.
Starz managing director Carmi Zlotnik is also excited to be keeping 50 around, saying he is a “wonderful hands-on producer” and that the network looks “forward to expanding his roles behind-the-camera with Starz over the next two years” in a statement.