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50 Cent: The Money and the Power is a reality series with 50 Cent as the host who searches for 14 people who were just like him at the very beginning of his career, raw talent who just need help from someone who knows the business and will help teach them. It's about hungry and determined entrepreneurs who need a plan and direction to become a huge success.

The premise of the series takes these participants on a journey to see what they can do and just how much they can put up with. The ultimate prize: $100,000 of 50 Cent's own money. In the very first episode, teams are chosen to run to Camp Curtis in Brooklyn, a challenge that only gets enhanced by chaining the team together except for the team bosses. People are eliminated as each show airs as there can only be one winner of the one hundred thousand dollar prize.

Curtis James Jackson III, or better known as 50 Cent is an American rapper, actor and entrepreneur who rose to fame after fellow rapper Eminem discovered his talent. He is one of the top 100 hot artists of the 2000's who started his life in Queens, New York. He began selling drugs early on and even got shot 9 times, but started a career in rap and never looked back. He brings his skills and talent to the show to find the next big entrepreneur and he's determined not to just hand it over without a lot of sweat and hard work.

Each episode has a competition that the participants must work hard at to win. 50 always switches up the teams in various episodes to keep the drama at a high level. In the end, there is only one winner who is chosen by 50 Cent. Audiences all over the world will be trying to determine who this rap mogul will pick for the winning prize.

MTV
1 Season, 10 Episodes - Canceled
November 13, 2008
Reality
4.5/10
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50 Cent: The Money and The Power Full Episode Guide

  • Ryan, Larry and Cornbreadd have their final days at Camp Curtis.

  • In the most challenging episode of the season, the four remaining contestants are kidnapped, blindfolded, re-educated and shot with paintball guns.

  • It's down to the final five contestants in week 8 of the competition and the tension at Camp Curtis is as heavy as it has been.

  • 50 keeps the contestants on their toes by switching up teams and making several surprise eliminations.

  • 50 challenges the contestants to spread the word about HIV in the Bronx, and has a surprising reward for their good deed.

  • Team Money and Team Power experience a major shift in their team dynamics.

  • Two contestants get a special reward and earn a trip to 50 Cent's legendary Connecticut mansion. Then the teams show off their hustling skills on the boardwalk at Coney Island.

  • When the teams are challenged to create a marketing rap, some contestants step up to the spotlight, while others put their team in jeapordy.

  • Nikki is named leader of Team Money. Nima seems to be playing head games with the others. Meanwhile, Nathan becomes a pariah.

  • The competition begins as fourteen aspiring young entrepreneurs arrive in New York City competing for a $100,000 investment from 50 Cent himself.

Most Popular 50 Cent: The Money and The Power Episodes

  • Season 1 Episode 10 Crush Your Competition 1/22/2009

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