The 10 best music videos featuring Hollywood stars

As Anne Hathaway, Kristen Stewart and Brie Larson get in touch with their masculine side in Jenny Lewis's new video, we take a look at ten more great actor cameos in music videos

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The 10 best music videos featuring Hollywood stars
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Hollywood stars Anne Hathaway, Kristen Stewart and Brie Larson added another cool bullet point to their CVs recently when they dressed up in tracksuits and moustaches in the viral Jenny Lewis music video.

But they aren't the first actors to make an appearance behind musicians, oh no.

We've gathered together the 10 best music videos featuring our favourite actors in random shenanigans.


1. Christopher Walken, Fatboy Slim "Weapon of Choice"


 Who knew Walken’s weapon of choice would be his dancing skills…


2. Daniel Radcliffe, Slow Club "Beginners"


It's quite strange seeing Harry Potter in a brightly-hued Hawaiian T-shirt and a five o'clock shadow...


3. Courteney Cox, Bruce Springsteen "Dancing in the Dark"


In her pre-Friends era, she was swaying her hips with Springsteen in the dark…


4. Andrew Garfield, Arcade Fire "We Exist"


The Spider-man actor traded in his red and blue suit to play the more emotional role of someone exploring their gender identity…


5. Aubrey Plaza, Father John Misty "Hollywood Forever Cemetery"


Smoking, throwing décor, eating flowers and hitting singer Josh Tillman, the Parks and Recreation actress carries on her dark side, nose all crusty with blood…


6. Aziz Ansari, Kanye West & Jay-Z "Otis"


And on that note, another Parks and Rec star has been seen rolling in Yeezy and Jay’s deconstructed Maybach…


7. Natalie Portman, Devendra Banhart "Carmensita"


A Princess Carmensita Saplingita draped in jewels is a fitting role for the Black Swan actress in her ex-boyfriend's Bollywood-style video…


8. Christina Hendricks, Broken Bells "Ghost Inside"


The feisty Mad Men star plays a Hollywood-glam girl who ends up being an android trying to travel to outer space…


9. Thomas Brodie-Sangster, The Luka State "30 Minute Break"


A captivating performance from the former Game of Thrones star who finds himself bruised and beaten in a narrative about domestic violence…


10. Almost every comedian you can think of, Beastie Boys "Make Some Noise"


In the ultimate music video cast of all videos, Elijah Wood, Danny McBride and Seth Rogen portray the Beastie Boys and start a beer-soaked riot in the streets. The star-studded cast also includes just a few more famous cameos: Will Ferrell, John C Reilly, Rashida Jones, Will Arnett, Rainn Wilson, Jason Schwartzman, Steve Buscemi, Chloe Sevigny, Jack Black, Kirsten Dunst, Maya Rudolph, Orlando Bloom, David Cross and Ted Danson…