You may have noticed that Tyler Perry’s new movie I Can Do Bad All By Myself, opening today, co-stars both Mary J. Blige and Gladys Knight. And their characters aren’t called “Nightclub Singer” or “Gladys Knight” either. They’re both playing honest-to-god roles.
And that got me thinking…. sometimes rock stars turn out to be great actors. More often than they turn out to be great politicians, at least.
With that in mind, the good folks at Only Good Movies invited me to write about the 10 Best Movie Performances by Rock Stars. Let me know what you think of my choices!