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That’s a Rap! Top 10 Rappers Turned Movie Stars

That’s a Rap! Top 10 Rappers Turned Movie Stars

Roleplaying has always been a huge part of hip-hop. Rap lyrics, so often autobiographical, blur lines between reality and fiction almost without exception, and any truly successful rapper has mastered the performance of at least one painstakingly engineered persona. Maybe it should come as no surprise, then, that so many rappers can really act. Unlike those few-and-far-between crossovers from other genres (Tom Waits, Justin Timberlake), rappers who can bring roles to life seem to be the rule, not the exception.

All the style at Sundance Film Festival

All the style at Sundance Film Festival

Maria Menounos at the soft opening of the Bing Bar Photo by: Michael Buckner/GettyImages FULL FRONTAL FASHION gives you the scoop on the all the stylish happenings of day one at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. From Snoop Dogg to Stanley Tucci, there was much to take notice of. View photos here. After receiving the Jury…