9 Great Film Performances From Non-Actors
These guys made acting look like child's play.
Actors often venture into other fields. Some play it safe and limit themselves to film, going on to become screenwriters and directors. Surprisingly some of the best films of the past thirty years have had actors behind the camera instead of in front. Then there are actors who arent just content with Hollywood. Since the sixties, actors have tried to tackle the world of music and literature. While some have managed to pull of something resembling decent, you can count them on one hand. Yes, most of them have been that bad. Then theres the flipside. There are musicians, athletes, and other non-thespians that take a crack at acting with surprisingly good results. Sometimes theyre so good that people are left wondering why they never pursued acting on a full time basis. And sometimes they even win awards for it. Maybe acting isnt as hard as it looks or maybe these following performances are just that good.