10 Rappers Who Made The Transition From Rapping To Acting

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7. LL Cool J

rapper LL Cool J at the 43rd NAACP Image Awards Press Room

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LL Cool J has appeared in a number of movies and television series, includingOz, Charlie’s AngelsandNCIS. Although critics have not always approved of his acting, audiences just can’t get enough of the rapper.

6. T.I.

Rapper T.I. Takers premier at The Palazzo After Party For Sony Pictures Entertainments Takers

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T.I. boasts an impressive filmography, having appeared in several critically acclaimed movies. His body of work includesAmerican Gangster, ATLandTakers.

5. Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg at the Screening Of The Tenants At The Tribeca Film Festival

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Whether he’s referred to as Snoop Dogg or Snoop Lion, this rapper knows a thing or two about making a name for himself on the music scene and in Hollywood. He’s appeared in everything fromTraining DaytoThe L Word.