The world of cinema has become an industry that is developing all the time, whether from a new genre that is always born to the competition of talented actors who emerge every year. One interesting development is the emergence of world singers on the big screen.
Whether as a supporting actor, cameo to the main actor. Remarkably, the seven singers are able to prove themselves have qualified acting skills. Let’s look at anyone!
- Justin Timberlake
When talking about the most multitalented singers, then we can’t let go of the name Justin Timberlake in it. Starting his career as a top boybond member of the 90s era, NSYINC, Justin then started his solo career in 2002 with the R&B music genre. In 2006 thanks to the album FutureSex / LoveSounds, he successfully entered the Billboard Hot 100 list. Not only singing, Justin was also very adept at dancing.
His talents did not stop there, in 2008 he began his career in the film world as a cameo and supporting role. But his career continued to shot up to play a role in several box office films such as The Social Network, Friends With Benefits, In Time and other films with various genres.
When mentioned rap music, it can’t be denied if Eminem’s name will emerge as its king. Submission of super fast and sharp rap is difficult to be matched by other singers, especially in a song called Rap God. In 2002, Eminem played in a film as the main character titled 8 Mile.
The film itself tells the story of the struggle of a rapper’s struggling life. His performance in the film was extraordinary even though it was his first time playing a film. Amazingly, the film’s original song entitled Lose Yourself won an Oscar.
- Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga is one of the most successful female solo singers today. His songs have always succeeded in breaking through the main sequence of world charts. With a unique appearance, even controversial Lady Gaga has a golden voice that has given birth to a lot of prestigious classmates Grammy Awards.
Lady Gaga first appeared in a film called Machete Kills as a cameo in 2103. But in 2018 she successfully debuted as a main character when colliding with Bradley Cooper in the film A Star Is Born. This film successfully became one of the world’s Box Office. Original Song entitled Shallow was even awarded an Oscar.
- Jared Leto
In 2016 DC for the first time raised the anti-hero story titled a collection of famous DC villians, such as Deathshoot, Harley Queen, Captain Boomerang and El Diablo titled Suicide Squad. One of the most anticipated figures is the figure of the Joker who is surprisingly played by Jared Leto. And he successfully played the DC Universe’s most popular villian figure very well.
Although he is a Hollywood actor full of achievements, including Oscar winner as the best supporting actor, Jared Leto himself proved to be multitalented because he is also a vocalist of the band Thirty Seconds to Mars. The rock band was formed in 1998 along with his brother Shanon Leto.
Among his films, the Dallas Buyers Club (2013) was the most successful because it won him an Oscar and the Golden Globe Awards.
- ice Cube
Ice Cube is one of the most successful rappers in the 90s. He even spread his wings when he also started playing on the big screen in 1991 in a film called Boyz n the Hood. Although the film debut was not very successful, Ice Cube found comfort in the film world. He even began to pursue a film career since then.
Dozens of films have been starring at this time. He is now known as an actor in comedy genre films. Ride Along, Dirty Grandpa, 22 Jump Street and Horrible Bosses 2 are among them. But he also had time to act in the action movie xXx: Return of Xander Cage with Vin Diesel.
You must be familiar with Rihanna, who is popular thanks to her song titled Umbrella in 2007. In the world of music he has won various prestigious awards ranging from 9 Grammy Awards, 12 Billboard Music Awards to various other prestigious awards.
Remarkably, he was quite successful in the world of roles since starting his career as a cameo in 2006 in the film titled Bring It On: All or Nothing. Since then, he has often graced various popular films such as Battleship, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, Star Trek: Beyond, This is The End and Ocean’s 8. Not only that, he also often plays in many tv series.
- Adam Levine
Adam Noah Levine is one of the most popular musicians in the world. The vocalist of the Maroon 5 band not only has a golden voice, but also has a beautiful face. He was even named the sexiest man in the world of People magazine in 2013. Throughout his music career, he successfully won 3 Grammy Awards with Maroon 5.
In 2013, Adam had spread his wings by playing in a musical drama film titled Begin Again, which also starred Mark Rufallo and Keira Knightley. The original soundtrack, entitled Lost Stars, was even nominated for Oscara as the best Original Song.