“Godzilla” director Cole Bennett takes a moment to honor his friend Juice WRLD and praise Eminem’s legendary work ethic.
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Yesterday, “Godzilla” was nominated for Video Of The Year at the VMAs, an accomplishment that led Bennett to pen a letter of reflective gratitude. It’s clear the honor was made all the more special given his friendship with Juice WRLD, with whom he collaborated on several breakout videos. “I could really cry,” admits Bennett. “This is one of the most amazing feelings. to share this moment with juice is beautiful & easily the best part about this whole moment. im so happy to see juice finally get recognized by a big award show. he deserves this moment more than anyone!”
He also took a moment to praise Eminem’s work ethic, a quality that has become one of the legendary rapper’s most praised assets. “Working with eminem was one of the most surreal moments ever,” says Bennett. “He is the most humble, hard working super star there is. he was on set before anyone on 2 straight 14 hour days. it inspired me and pushed our whole crew to go as hard as we could.”
Check out Bennett’s post below, and sound off — does the ambitious “Godzilla” video deserve to take home the crown for Video Of The Year?