Lots of celebrities have made cameo appearances in music videos. Some of these celebrities featured in music videos even before they gained popularity, while others were already big names when they signed on for the gig. From actors to models and TV reality stars, here is a list of celebrities that have appeared in music videos, their roles in the video, and how the song performed on the charts.
Tom Hanks in “I Really Like You” by Carly Rae Jepsen
Carly Rae Jepsen’s I Really Like You was released on March 2, 2015, as the singer’s lead single for her third studio album, Emotion. The music video which was released on March 5, 2015, features Oscar winner Tom Hanks. The actor was featured lip-syncing the lyrics of the song while traveling to the location of the video set and then dancing in the streets of New York City with the singer, Carly Rae Jepsen. Carly’s mentor and early advocate Justin Bieber also made an appearance in the music video. The song peaked at #14 on the Canadian Hot 100, and within the top ten charts in Scotland, Czech Republic, and several other countries. It also maintained the #3 position on the UK Singles Chart for 2 consecutive weeks.