Rapper Eminem (real name Marshall Bruce Mathers III) will play on the TV series Black Mafia Family, reports The Wrap.
The project will be produced by rapper 50 Cent (real name Curtis James Jackson). The main characters of the series are the brothers who created the Black Mafia Family criminal group in the 1980s.
Eminem got a small role of a man known as вЂњwhite guy RickвЂќ. Rick became the youngest FBI informant in the history of the United States, he began working with the bureau as a teenager. вЂњWe could not have made a series about the events in Detroit without involving a legend, which is Eminem,вЂќ said 50 Cent.
In 2002, Eminem played the main role in the drama вЂњ8 MileвЂќ. The track вЂњLose YourselfвЂќ written for the film won the Academy Award вЂњOscarвЂќ in the nomination вЂњBest Song for the filmвЂќ in 2003.
Earlier it was reported that Eminem's ex-wife tried to commit suicide.