Oscar-winning rapper Eminem is reportedly goign to star in an upcoming 3-D horror film with an hip hop theme, according to multiple reports. There are not many details about the project (titled "The Shady Talez") but the reports out there say Eminem will also produce the film which is set to be released next year. Described as a between The Twilight Zone and Creep Show, the movie will also be produced by DJ Classicz. Other reports say there will be a four-issue comic book series released alongside the movie. Dennis Dennehy, Eminem's publicist, said that nothing is set in stone yet. "There's been talks," he said, "but [I] can't confirm anything yet." Anyone remember "Hip Hop Witch"? hmmm..
In related news, Eminem recently starred in last summer's Adam Sandler slash Seth Rogan comedy/drama "Funny People." Writer slash Director Judd Apatow dropped the first news saying "Marshall Mathers is in it. I still don't know [how it happened.] I was scared to pitch jokes to him then I realized his songs are as nasty as anything that has ever been spoken. There is no way to offend him." [Eminem's Scene In "Funny People" With Adam Sandler - Watch Here]
In further "Video" news, Eminem's "Till I Collapse" track featuring Nate Dogg was used on the trailer for the upcoming "Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2" video game. The beat of song, which was on Eminem's "The Eminem Show" album, is first used showing scenes from the game then later Eminem's rhymes start and later Nate Dogg's chorus is featured. [Eminem & Nate Dogg "Till I Collapse" Used For Call Of Duty Video Game - Watch Here]
Eminem's Scene In "Funny People" With Adam Sandler
Eminem's "Till I Collapse" Track Featured On New "Call Of Duty" Video Game Trailer