50 Cent is the true definition of a boss, and now he’s attempting to stage up even additional. As reported by TMZ, it looks as if 50 is teaming up with Shaq and Kenya Barris in an try to buy BET. In reality, the three powerhouses have been making a stable effort to push to shut the deal.
Sources revealed earlier this week, 50 Cent and Kenya have been seen contained in the Paramount places of work in New York Metropolis. The conversations surrounded enterprise, and entertained the concept of probably buying the BET community. One supply even revealed, “It’s not a executed deal, however they’re deep in it.”
Apparently, the trio have their cash in hand, recruiting some help from an funding firm known as CVC. The synergy between them stays obvious, as all three have demonstrated main success on the planet of movie and tv. 50 Cent in fact, grew his wings at Starz the place he created critically-acclaimed sequence equivalent to Energy and BMF. Just lately, he introduced his new cope with FOX, in addition to his worldwide tour known as The Last Lap, to rejoice the 20-year anniversary of Get Wealthy Or Die Attempting.
Kenya Barris is tv author, producer, director, and actor, greatest recognized for creating the ABC sitcom black-ish. Shaq however, went from being the most effective NBA gamers of all time, to now being a sports activities analyst on a tv program inside the NBA.
Nonetheless, these guys will not be the one ones all in favour of buying BET. Earlier names embrace Diddy, Tyler Perry, and Byron Allen who even have expressed their curiosity.
Whereas the precise quantity to how a lot BET is promoting for stays up within the air, they offered for $3 billion again in 2001. We are able to solely think about their value now!