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Rapper 50 Cent was born Curtis Jackson III on July 6, 1975 in South Jamaica, Queens. He grew up without a father and his mother was murdered when he was eight years old. At the age of 12, 50 Cent began dealing drugs in order to get by in a tough neighborhood.
His rapping career began in a friend's basement in 1996. In 2000, he was shot nine times and spent 13 days in the hospital. 50 Cent's big break came in 2002 when Eminem introduced him to Dr. Dre. In 2003, he released his first commercial album, Get Rich Or Die Tryin'. The album was an immediate success and a star was born.
50 Cent established G-Unit Records in 2003 and proceeded to expand his career as a producer and entrepreneur. While continuing to pump out successful albums, 50 Cent crossed over into acting. In 2005, he made his motion picture debut in Get Rich Or Die Tryin'. The following year, he played an Iraq war veteran in Home of the Brave.
Aaron Carter was born on December 7, 1987 in Tampa, Florida. He is the younger brother of Nick Carter, a member of the Backstreet Boys. He began performing at an early age, playing several instruments including the drums, guitar, piano and saxophone. He released his first full-length album in 1997.
His second album, Aaron's Party (Come Get It) sold over 1.5 million copies in the U.S. He parlayed his music success into acting, appearing in shows like Lizzie McGuire, Sabrina the Teenage Witch and 7th Heaven. Most notably, Aaron was in the middle of a love triangle that led to a feud between Hillary Duff and Lindsay Lohan.
Adam Richard Sandler was born on September 9, 1966 in Brooklyn, NY. He made his acting debut in 1987 on the Cosby Show. After graduating from New York University in 1991, Sandler joined the cast of Saturday Night Live, where he enjoyed great success. Sandler left SNL in 1995 to pursue a movie career.
Sandler's first major motion picture role came in 1995 when he starred in Billy Madison. Sandler followed with several comedies including Happy Gilmore, The Wedding Singer and The Waterboy. In recent years, Sandler has taken on more serious roles like in Punch Drunk Love and Reign Over Me. His most recent project, You Don't Mess With The Zohan will be in theaters soon.