Chloe Greenfield arrives at the 'ER' Finale Party held at Social night club on March 28, 2009 in Hollywood, California.
Sara Stokes, from P. Diddy's Da Band, walks around Bryant Park during the Olympus 2004 Fall Fashion Show February 8, 2004 in New York City.
Nickola Shreli attends Star Scene Stealers Event at Tropicana Bar at The Hollywood Rooselvelt Hotel on October 1, 2013 in Hollywood, California.
Brandon T. Jackson attends 'Love By The 10th Date' Red Carpet Screening & Panel Event at The London West Hollywood on January 23, 2017 in West Hollywood, California.
Malik Barnhardt arrives at the LA Fashion Corner 2008 Quarterly Fashion Show to benefit victims of sexual assault held at the The Elevate Lounge on July 2, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.
Rapper Obie Trice attends G-Shock Shock The World 2013 at Basketball City on August 7, 2013 in New York City.
Evan Jones attends MEN'S FITNESS Celebration of The 2015 Game Changers on September 24, 2015 in West Hollywood, California.
Omar Benson Miller attends the 25th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation's Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on February 26, 2017 in West Hollywood, California.
Mekhi Phifer attends the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival at T-Mobile Arena on September 24, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Eugene Byrd arrives at the 'Dependent's Day' Theatrical Release at the Laemmle's NoHo 7 on October 7, 2016 in North Hollywood, California.
Taryn Manning of 'Orange Is the New Black,' winner of the Outstanding Ensemble in a Comedy Series award, is backstage during The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Kim Basinger attends the premiere of Universal Pictures' 'Fifty Shades Darker' at The Theatre at Ace Hotel on February 2, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
Michael Shannon attends the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California.
Rapper Xzibit attends the Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures' premiere of 'Straight Outta Compton' at Microsoft Theater on August 10, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.
Anthony Mackie is on the set of Univision's 'Despierta America' to promote the film 'Captain America: Civil War' at Univision Studios on May 3, 2016 in Miami, Florida.
Eminem accepts an award onstage during The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.





It has been almost 15 years since the "8 Mile," which starred Eminem as Jimmy Smith Jr., hit theaters. Here are 15 actors who have current fans that may not know they once starred in a film with the "Rap God" rapper:

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15. Chloe Greenfield

Greenfield's "8 Mile" character Lily Smith is the little sister of Eminem's character. From 2006 to 2009, Greenfield starred in "ER" as Sarah Riley, the daughter of Tony Bates (John Stamos).


14. Sara Stokes

Currently, Stokes is filming an Alexander Kane film "The Enemy." She is set to star in 2017 films "Perimeter" and "The Many" and the 2018 films "The Hunt" Chapter 5" and "Façade: Chapter 4." Almost 15 years ago, she played a girl in the crowd in a film starring Eminem.


13. Nickola Shreli

Shreli played an uncredited role in "8 Mile." After the film, he went on to play credited roles such as Gus in "Low Winter Sun," Duke in "The Red Road" and Randall Hatcher in "APB."


12. Brandon T. Jackson

Jackson played an uncredited role in "8 Mile." More than 10 years later, he played Hashtag in "Californication," Roofie in "Deadbeat" and Ben Robinson in "Mr. Robinson."  On the big screen, he is set to star in the drama comedy film "The Year of Spectacular Men" with Zoey Deutch, Cameron Monaghan, Lea Thompson Nicholas Braun and Avan Jogia.


11.  Malik Barnhardt

In "8 Mile," Barnhardt played Moochie, a member of the gang of rappers named Tha Free World. Almost 15 years later, he is set to star in a drama film titled "Dead End" with Vivica A. Fox, former girlfriend of Eminem's protégé 50 Cent.


10. Obie Trice

Trice only acted in one film after playing a rapper in "8 Mile." As a musician, he has released four studio albums


9. Evan Jones

Almost 15 years after playing a friend of Eminem's character in a film, Jones will star in a film with Chris Pratt. In "Guardians of the Galaxy 2," Jones will play Wretch.


8. Omar Benson Miller

In "8 Mile," Miller played a friend of Eminem's character. After 15 years, Miller is set to star in a film with Johnny Knoxville, Jack Huston and "Game of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke.  


7. Mekhi Phifer

Since 2016, Phifer has been playing Satch Reyna in "Frequency." More than a decade before this, he and Eminem played best friends in a film.


6. Eugene Byrd

Since 2007, Byrd has been playing Dr. Clark Edison in "Bones." In "8 Mile," he played Jimmy's friend named Wink.


5. Taryn Manning

Manning's fans know her for her role as Tiffany "Pennsatucky" Doggett in "Orange is the New Black." But 11 years before she starred in the Netflix series, she and Eminem played a former couple in a film.


4. Kim Basinger

In 1998, Basinger won her first and only Academy Award for her role in "L.A. Confidential." Almost four years later, she played Stephanie Smith, the mother of Eminem's "8 Mile" character.


3.  Michael Shannon

It seems that Shannon was infected with an Oscar bug when he played Stephanie Smith's boyfriend in "8 Mile." In 2009, he received his first Academy Award nomination for his performance in "Revolutionary Road." He received his second Oscar nomination recently for his performance in the 2016 film "Nocturnal Animals."


2.  Xzibit

Born Alvin Nathaniel Joiner, Xzibit is known both as an actor and a rapper. Almost 10 years after playing a rapper in "8 Mile," he released his seventh studio album titled "Napalm." Currently, he plays Shyne Johnson in "Empire" and he is set to star in the drama comedy film "Sun Dogs" with Melissa Benoist, Ed O'Neill, Allison Janney, J.R. Ramirez and Jennifer Morrison.


1. Anthony Mackie

Known for playing Sam Wilson/Falcon in "Avengers: Age of Ultron," "Ant-Man," and "Captain America: Civil War," Mackie is one of the most common faces in superhero films nowadays. Not many of his fans know that the first film he starred in is "8 Mile" as Tha Free World leader named Papa Doc.


Watch the music video of the Academy Award-winning "8 Mile" song "Love Yourself" here: