Before she was Mrs. Tom Cruise, Suri’s mom, and star of the big screen in her own right, Katie Holmes took a turn on the small screen. She’s among many well-known actors and actresses who’ve starred in videos for lesser-known bands. Natalie Portman, Nicole Kidman, and John C. Reilly did it. Who else?
Yahoo Music has compiled this Top Ten list of great cameo appearances by big celebs in small videos. Their picks include:
1) Katie Holmes in The Flys’ “Got You Where I Want You”
2) Nicole Kidman in Pat Wilson’s “Bop Girl”
3) Natalie Portman in Devendra Banhart’s “Carmensita”
4) Winona Ryder in the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion’s “Talk About The Blues”
5) Joan Collins in Badly Drawn Boy’s “Spitting In The Wind”
6) Christina Hendricks in Everclear’s “One Hit Wonder”
7) Gwyneth Paltrow in Melissa Etheridge’s “I Want To Come Over”
8) Angelina Jolie in Meat Loaf’s “Rock & Roll Dreams Come Through”
9) Elisha Cuthbert in Weezer’s “Perfect Situation”
10) Robert Downey Jr. in Elton John’s “I Want Love”
How did Courtney Cox’s turn in the Bruce Springsteen video for “Dancing In The Dark” not make the cut? Share your favorites that didn’t make the list in the comments.