April 14, 2024 7:45 pm

Grand Theft Auto Movie Starring Eminem Was Reportedly Rejected by Rockstar
Grand Theft Auto Movie Starring Eminem Was Reportedly Rejected by Rockstar

Grand Theft Auto Movie Starring Eminem Was Reportedly Rejected by Rockstar

While it might be one of the most popular video game franchises, Grand Theft Auto has not yet been given a feature film adaptation. That might seem strange as the recent trend of video game movies continues to grow, but as it turns out, the absence of a movie hasn’t been for a lack of trying in Hollywood. As it turns out, according to Kirk Ewing (State of Emergency), a friend of Rockstar founders Sam Houser and Dan Houser, there was a GTA movie in consideration at one point, but the video game company ultimately passed on the idea.

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​Rockstar Games reportedly declined a pitch for a live-action GTA adaptation with Eminem in the lead role. Read More