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Nov 19th, 2002, 08:13 PM
'8 Mile' Actor Shot Outside Of Detroit Theater
November 19, 2 p.m. ET, Launch

Ali Miyzaan, a Detroit rapper who had a small non-speaking role in Eminem's new movie 8 Mile, was shot in the stomach outside of the movie's premiere at Detroit's Phoenix Theatre on November 9. Miyzaan, who was attempting to break up a fight outside the theater when he was shot by an unidentified assailant, was not seriously injured. Police have not made any arrests.
In related news, 8 Mile was knocked from the Number One position this weekend by Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets. 8 Mile landed at Number Two this time out, earning $21.3 million this weekend after clearing the $54 million mark in its opening weekend.