It was announced today horror filmmaker Eli Roth, Curis “50 Cent” Jackson, and 3BlackDot have entered into a partnership for a 3-picture movie deal. The three entities will collaborate in producing quality horror entertainment for the new age.
Jackson’s G-Unit will team with the Arts District Entertainment, Roth’s banner with Roger Birnbaum and Michael Besman.
“The newly formed film partnership is predicated on producing diverse and innovative world-building genre films that feel like ground-breaking events with global reach for horror enthusiasts,” according to the announcement.
“Eli, James, Roger, Michael, and 3BlackDot will be great partners in G-Unit Film and Television’s takeover of the horror genre,” Jackson said in a statement. “I can’t wait to show the world what we’re building.”
“I am so excited about collaborating with 50 Cent, James Frey and the whole team at G-Unit, 3BlackDot, and the incredible producorial team at Arts District of Roger Birnbaum and Michael Besman,” said Roth. “Both 50 and James have never shied away from controversial, boundary-pushing material and have made massive global cultural impacts from their raw creative energy. We want to bring that same fun and danger to this new fantastic slate of elevated scary films. We want to make the movies others are too afraid to make.”
Added Frey, “50 and Eli are both great friends of mine, great collaborators, and both real visionaries. I can’t wait for all the fun we’re going to have together.” Cash said, “Curtis has an unparalleled track record for infusing entertainment into the cultural zeitgeist. With G-Unit Films, we will reimagine horror through the lens of the urban experience and extend storytelling in new and innovative ways.”
We’ll bring you more information on the films as soon as we get it!