Rapper 50 Cent filed for bankruptcy protection on July 13, 2015, reporting debts and assets in the range of $10 million to $50 million. Lawyers for the "Get Rich or Die Tryin" singer filed court papers in US Bankruptcy Court in Hartford under the musician's real name, Curtis James Jackson III. The 40-year-old New York born entertainer called the voluntary Chapter 11 filing in a Connecticut bankruptcy court a "strategic business move" that would not affect fans. It is another matter that he posted a picture of himself (on left) with wads of cash on instagram in the middle of October 2015. A look then at other famous celebrities who have filed for bankruptcy protection. Be prepared, for there are many surprises along the way.