2017 sounds like a big year for Eminem. Not only does the rapper have an upcoming album that might hit shelves before the end of the year, but he’s also featured in an outstanding new HBO documentary series called The Defiant Ones that looked at the careers of Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, which paved the way for the young man named Marshall Mathers to become one of the biggest rap sensations of all time. But that’s not all Eminem has going on this year.
Bodied is a new indie heading to the Toronto International Film Festival that is produced by Eminem and said to focus on the world of rap battling. But unlike the semi-autobiographical 8 Mile, this movie is a satirical look at rap battling instead of just being one part of the story about a young, aspiring Detroit rapper just trying to get by.
The Bodied trailer has debuted online before the film plays at TIFF next month and you can watch it below.