Did you know 50 Cent auditioned for the role of Frank Lucas‘ brother in the Denzel Washington and Russel Crowe film American Gangster? No? Me neither, until today.

A video has surfaced of Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson auditioning for the film, and it’s absolutely hilarious.

Watch as 50 Cent attempts to cry on cue and more in this unearthed audition tape.