Caged Beats

Abandoned by his abusive father. Dropped out of high school. Hard drugs, suicide attempts, constant fistfights…

If rapper Chris Palko’s life sounds like the plot of “8 Mile,” don’t remind him. For years, the man known on stage as Cage has claimed that Eminem stole his signature style; Eminem even responded with a direct dis on “The Slim Shady LP.”

But Palko may still have the last laugh: According to Spin Magazine, actor Shia LaBeouf (star of the “Transformers” movies, and a guy whom Steven Spielberg has called “the next Tom Hanks”) will reportedly star in a biopic about Palko’s life – a film the magazine said “should make Eminem’s ‘8 Mile’ look like ‘Mary Poppins’.” [Read More...]