​25 superstars who turned singing careers into acting gold

Iggy Azalea may be the longest-running female MC at the top of the Billboard 100 chart, but the “Fancy” singer isn’t stopping there.

In a recent interview, Vin Diesel revealed that the 24-year-old has a cameo in Fast & Furious 7.

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This will be Iggy’s silver-screen debut, but there is no word on who she will play or how big or small the role will be.

“I just worked with her two weeks ago,” the Riddick star said in the interview. “I guess you’ll be the first person to know this. She has a cameo in Fast & Furious 7.

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This isn’t a new strategy from the franchise, since Ja Rule made a cameo in the original as a racer, while Ludacris played a knowledgable car technician in 2 Fast 2 Furious. Most recently, Bow Wow (formerly Lil Bow Wow) took the wheel in Tokyo Drift and Rita Ora nabbed a part in Furious 6after Rihannaturned it down.

With so many singers trying their hands in Hollywood's studios, we decided to take a look back at all of the famous vocalists who made it to the big screen – and some who even earned Oscars for their roles!


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