• Autumn Landon

50 Cent Faces Backlash for Comments Made About Late Actor Michael K. Williams




Actor Michael K. Williams was found dead in his Brooklyn, NY apartment this past Monday, September 6th, 2021. The suspected cause was a drug overdose, the actor was 54 years old. Williams was well known for his roles on The Wire, Boardwalk Empire, and Lovecraft Country,


The backlash towards 50 Cent began when he decided to post a screenshot, on Instagram, of an article from the New York Post discussing the untimely death of the late Michael K. Williams. The rapper was quickly called out for seemingly promoting his TV show "Power Book III: Raising Kanan'' and his liquor brands Branson Cognac and Le Chemin Duroi on the post about the death of the actor.