Mike (played by Xzibit) is a minor character in 8 Mile. Mike is a co-worker of B-Rabbit who he witnesses having a rap battle with a female co-worker named Vanessa. Mike then turns his attention to a homosexual co-worker named Paul and insults him for his sexuality, prompting B-Rabbit to join in and defend Paul, shaming Mike in the process before leaving and allow Vanessa to finish Mike off.