Today, The Weinstein Company and Eminem have debuted a trailer for the upcoming film Southpaw, featuring his new song from the film with Gwen Stefani called “Kings Never Die”! Southpaw stars Academy Award® nominee Jake Gyllenhaal, Academy Award® winner Forest Whitaker, Rachel McAdams, and Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson.
“Kings Never Die” is the second new song from Eminem featured on the soundtrack. Watch below to hear the new track and get a new look look at Southpaw, which opens in theaters July 24th.
Release: July 24, 2015
Director: Antoine Fuqua
Written By: Kurt Sutter
Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Forest Whitaker, Rachel McAdams, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Clare Foley, Miguel Gomez, Victor Ortiz, Rita Ora, Naomie Harris
From acclaimed director Antoine Fuqua (TRAINING DAY) and screenwriter Kurt Sutter (“Sons of Anarchy ), SOUTHPAW tells the riveting story of Billy “The Great” Hope, reigning Junior Middleweight Boxing Champion of the World (Academy Award® nominee Jake Gyllenhaal). Billy Hope seemingly has it all with an impressive career, a beautiful and loving wife (Rachel McAdams), an adorable daughter (Oona Laurence) and a lavish lifestyle. When tragedy strikes and his lifelong manager and friend (Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson) leaves him behind, Hope hits rock bottom and turns to an unlikely savior at a run-down local gym: Tick Willis (Academy Award® winner Forest Whitaker), a retired fighter and trainer to the city’s toughest amateur boxers. With his future riding on Tick’s guidance and tenacity, Billy enters the hardest battle of his life as he struggles with redemption and to win back the trust of those he loves.
Tags: Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, Eminem, Forest Whitaker, Gwen Stefani, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kings Never Die, Rachel McAdams, Southpaw