15 Actors/Actresses Who Starred In Popular Music Videos
Many a celebrity has crossed over their fame into other facets of the Hollywood machine and, while television and films go together perfectly, it is always fascinating to see music pulled into the mix. Obviously singers and bands have stardom all their own, but fans can’t get enough of it when big name acts line-up big name actors and actresses to star in their music videos. Several celebrities have even got their start by making cameos in music videos while other big stars have simply taking their acting skills to music videos while they were already well known actors, just helping the song and band’s popularity. A lot of entertaining music videos have become more movie-like and for that a lot of big celebrities have been enlisted; check out 15 of the best here.
15. Bruce Willis
Bruce Willis has made a lot of money as the quintessential action star in Hollywood and while he is definitely an iconic A-list actor, he had no problem lending his fame to the band Gorillaz for their “Stylo” music video in 2010. In typical Gorillaz fashion, there is a lot of weird stuff going on, but Willis just does what he is known best for –chasing and shooting the bad guy.
14. Sophia Bush
One Tree Hill star Sophia Bush is a great actress as all the show’s fans will tell you and she also does a great job as the lead in Passion Pit’s “Carried Away” music video from 2013. In the video Bush stars as one half of a dysfunctional couple who are going through good and bad times in their relationship.