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Here’s A List Of The Best Rappers…That Also Act

by Black America Web

When it comes to rapping and acting, it’s something about us black folks that just executes flawlessly. Throughout the years, we’ve seen rappers elevate through the ranks to become Oscar and Emmy winners. Here is a list of some incredibly talented rappers, who are also actors and actresses…

1. Will Smith

Will Smith


Independence Day (1996)

Bad Boys I, 2, & For Life (1995, 2003, 2020 )

Men In Black I, II, & III(1997, 2002, 2012)

Enemy of the State (1998)

Ali (2001)

iRobot (2004)

Pursuit of Happiness (2006)

I Am Legend (2007)

Hancock (2008)

After Earth (2013)

Focus (2015)

Suicide Squad  (2016)

Bright (2017)

Emancipation (2022) 

& so, so much more. 

2. Donald Glover

Donald Glover


Atlanta (2016-2022)

Guava Island (2019)

Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

The Martian (2015)

The Lazarus Effect (2015)

In addition to acting, Donald Glover has also voice acted for films like The Lion King, Regular Show, etc. He has also written and composed music for many movies and tv shows.

3. Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah


Beauty Shop (2005)

Girls Trip (2017)

Hairspray (2007)

Just Wright (2010)

Bessie (2015)

Ice Age Series

Scary Movie 3 (2003)

The Bone Collector (1999)

Set It Off (1996)

Juice (1992)

House Party 2 (1991)

& many more! Queen Latifah is solidified in the acting game!

4. 50 Cent

50 Cent


We know 50 Cent is known for his amazing writing, producing, directing, and overall Tv skills. But in this list, we’ll focus mainly n his acting. 

Power (2014-current)

Den of Thieves (2018)

Southpaw (2015)

Escape Plan (2013)

Robot Chicken (2013)

Fire with Fire (2012)

Freelancers (2012)

Setup (2011)

All Things Fall Apart (2011)

Gun (2010)

Caught in the Crossfire (2010)

13 (2010)

Twelve (2010)

Home of the Brave (2006)

Get Rich or Die Tryin’ (2005) 

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