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'Divergent' Star Mekhi Phifer on Old School Hip Hop, '8 Mile' Set Stories

The veteran actor reveals on 'Top 20' how he reacted when '8 Mile' co-star Eminem dropped his name in "Lose Yourself."

Divergent star, and Harlem native, Mekhi Phifer tells Top 20 Countdown host Esteban Serrano what it was like growing up in New York City when hip hop was blowing up. "I don't know if we'll ever get a time like that again," the actor says.

One of Phifer's most-famous roles was "Future" in the Eminem-starring 8 Mile. Em even name checked Phifer in the film's lead single (and one of Em's biggest hits) "Lose Yourself."  Phifer tells Top 20 how he found out on set about the major props from Eminem and how he reacted.

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