Not a lot of rappers posses the unmitigated gall to crossover into the big screen. Being able to become a double threat sounds appetizing to one's ear, but to some making the transition is very, very nerve-racking. The word 'flop' can shatter a man or woman's confidence when they first touch the big screen. However, some have thrived.

For these 10 stars, they've been able to tap dance around their contemporaries for years because of their ability to wow viewers outside of their music. Take a look at which rappers have been able to secure the most roles in Hollywood, you might be surprised.