50 Cent shocked the world when he released new photos showcasing a much slimmer version of himself. Actually,Â “slimmer” is an understatement. He looks absolutely awful! But have no fear folks! This was all for a movie role in which he plays a football player who dies from Cancer. He lost a total of 54 pounds for his role and says the movie was inspired by a friend who actually died from the disease. 50Â penned the film, titled “Things Fall Apart”.