A movie about Eminem’s life called 8 Mile was released in 2002 shedding light on some of the things he has been through.
The family life of Eminem has been described by many as being dysfunctional and broken. Somehow, Eminem was able to rise through the ashes of the broken dysfunction like a phoenix and become one of the most well-known and respected rappers in the music industry.
Along with being a rapper, he is also a songwriter and record producer who is known to obliterate the competition in rap battles. A movie about Eminem’s life called 8 Mile was released in 2002 shedding light on some of the things he has been through. There are some interesting details we’ve learned about his family members.
10His Former Spouse Kimberly Anne Scott Has Had Multiple Run-Ins With The Law
Most people know exactly who Kimberly Anne Scott is because Eminem has released some scathing songs about her in the past. Over the years, she has dealt with multiple run-ins with the law dor DUIs on separate occasions as well as being caught with illegal substances. In 2015, she was arrested after an attempted suicide after driving her car into a pole. Shut it up surviving the suicide attempt but was given a year of probation. She explained that she and Eminem are close friends, just trying to raise their children.
9Alaina Marie Mathers Is One Of Eminem’s Adoptive Daughters
Alaina Marie Mathers is one of Eminem‘s adopted daughters. She is the daughter of Kim‘s twin sister, Dawn Scott. Eminem and Kim decided to adopt her in the mid to thousands because her mother was dealing with drug addiction and legal issues. When Alayna got older, she graduated from the University of Oakland with a bachelor’s degree in public relations. Even though Emma adopted her, she still refers to him as her uncle.
8Whitney Scott Mathers Is Eminem’s Second Adoptive Daughter
Whitney Scott Mathers is Eminem’s youngest daughter and just like Alaina Marie, Whitney Scott is also adopted. She is Kim‘s biological daughter but her father is obviously someone else. Eminem decided to adopt her and raise her as his own child. Sadly, Whitney Scott’s biological father passed away of a drug overdose in 2019. It is extremely fortunate that Eminem stepped up to be a father to her.
7Hailie Jade Mathers Is Extremely Popular On Social Media These Days
Hailie Jade Mathers is Eminem’s biological daughter. She is really popular on social media with over 2.1 million followers on Instagram. She just turned 25 and is truly thriving in life, according to the photographs that she shares with her fans.
The aesthetic of her social media profiles gives the vibe that she is living a happy life filled with love, friendship, travel, fashion, and excitement. She also posts about cosmetics and fitness.
6Nathan Kane Samara Is Eminem’s Half-Brother
Nathan Kane Samara is Eminem’s half brother. According to his Instagram, he is a DJ, a producer, and an actor. He is an advocate for the Black Lives Matter movement and heavily involved in the music industry. When Nathan and Eminem were younger, they lived with their mom, Debbie Mathers. They both endured a childhood of poverty and abuse so they grew up being able to relate.
5Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. Was Eminem’s Father
Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. was Eminem‘s father. Unfortunately, he passed away from a heart attack in 2019. He was 67 years old when he died. Marshall’s relationship with Eminem was estranged and even though Marshall reached out to the press to try to get in touch with the sun in the early 2000s, Eminem never had an interest in meeting him.
Eminem revealed that when he tried to write letters to his father in the past, they would return unopened and so, therefore, he wasn’t interested in a relationship with his father after he got famous.
4Sarah Mathers (Eminem’s Half-Sister) Hasn’t Met Eminem Yet
Sarah Mathers is Eminem‘s half-sister. She and Eminem share the same father! After she found out the Eminem was her older half brother, she reached out to him but has been unable to get in contact with Eminem as of 2020. She currently works as a waitress in California and it is possible that someday, Eminem will want to meet her and grow closer to someone with who he shares his bloodline.
3Debbie Mathers Is Eminem’s Mother & She Wrote A Memoir
Debbie Mathers is Eminem’s mother and a lot of people might recognize her name after she released a memoir called My Son Marshall, My Son Eminem. In 2010, rumors began to swell that she had passed away but in reality, she is actually still alive. As a teenager, she dropped out of school at 15 years old and gave birth to Eminem only a few years later when she was 18. Like we mentioned before, Eminem‘s father decided to leave the family when Eminem was still just an infant.
2Michael Mathers (Eminem’s Half-Brother) Has Tried To Reach Out
Michael Mathers is Eminem’s half brother. Unfortunately, it seems that Eminem and Michael do not have a close or tight-knit relationship by any means. Same way Eminem has not reached out to his other half-sibling Sarah, he has not publicly reached out to Michael either. Michael and Sara both tried together to contact Eminem at one of his concerts but their attempt was totally unsuccessful. Pictures of Michael Mathers aren’t available online.
1Hailie Jade Mathers Is Dating Evan McLintock
Hailie Jade Mathers is Eminem’s most talked-about family member and these days, she is making a living as an Instagram influencer post-college. He revealed that she doesn’t have any management but that she enjoys being an influencer to the fancy follow her. She is also in a long-term relationship with her boyfriend, Evan McLintock.