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Eminem (Jimmy 'B-Rabbit' Smith)
Back when the film was released, he sat down with Access Hollywood to reveal how much of the story was really based on truth and how much was enhanced. One thing that Eminem and his character B-Rabbit do have in common is the way in which they prepared for their freestyle battles. As depicted in the film, B-Rabbit goes to a rap battle with words written out on little scraps of paper, with Eminem did as well. These days, Shady, whose real name is Mashall Mathers, is getting some publicity for his very grown-up daughter Hailie. An insider recently opened up to Hollywood Life about what a proud father he is. Hailie is really committed to her studies, she works really hard, and she has a great head on her shoulders.
It's been almost two decades since Eminem released his semi-autobiographical movie, 8 Mile, in The film follows the story of B-Rabbit, a blue-collar worker from Detroit who tries to make a breakthrough in the hip-hop battle scene, a predominantly black genre. Jimmy, who lives with his sister, mother, her abusive boyfriend, tries to work his way in the odyssey of rap, but his friends and foes seem to make it harder than it is. Eminem smoothly recaps the entire movie on its 5-minutes original soundtrack, Lose Yourself, without losing his rhyme patterns, and it made him become the first rapper ever to win an Oscar. The soundtrack album under the same title debuted atop the Billboard chart, selling over Years have passed since the theatrical release, and Eminem's still out there doing damage and breaking records with his music. What about with the rest of the cast? We got you covered here, on 18 years of Eminem's '8 Mile': here's what the cast is up to today, in 16 pictures. He might be a new-coming actor at that time, having only appeared in one movie, Obstacle, before 8 Mile, but he delivers a fantastic performance and support for the lead character.