Meat Loaf is going to appear in a new Syfy channel show called Ghost Wars. It got us to thinking, who are the rock world's best actors? Check out our list (in no particular order) and some video of their work.
Warning - some of these videos contain curse words and/or material that is not safe for a work enviornment or meant for anyone under the age of 18.
MEAT LOAF - His most well known roles are as Eddie in "Rocky Horror Picture Show" & Robert Paulson in "Fight Club". The new TV series (Ghost Wars) is about life in an isolated town that is plagued by paranormal forces. Avan Jorgia plays an outcast who must face his own demons as well as prejudice from fellow townspeople to save the town from paranormal invasion.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show movie clips: http://j.mp/1MQZTAS BUY THE MOVIE: iTunes - http://apple.co/1KHcsuj Google Play - http://bit.ly/1H5gVrO Fox Digital HD - http://bit.ly/1FWT4Zf Don't miss the HOTTEST NEW TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u2y6pr CLIP DESCRIPTION: A jealous Frank (Tim Curry) corners ex-delivery boy Eddie (Meat Loaf) and kills him.
DEBBIE HARRY (of Blondie) - Debbie appeared in "Downtown 81" (shot in 1981 but released in 2001) and alongside James Woods in David Cronenberg's "Videodrome." (see below)
Interview scene in Videodrome with Debbie Harry as Nicki.
LITTLE STEVEN - Our friend Stevie Van Zandt from Bruce Spingsteen's E Street Band was awesome as Silvio Dante in "The Sopranos" and was excellent Frank Tagliano in "Lillyhammer."
Tony is in the hospital after being shot by Junior and Silvio becomes acting Boss.
DAVID BOWIE - The Thine White Duke ruled in "Labyrinth" and had memorable roles in "Last Temptation of Christ" and "The Hunger".
This is the great magic dance from the movie Labyrinth featuring super dancing from David and a coke snorting spell suggestion.
DAVID JOHANSON (of New York Dolls) - The New York Dolls rocker played cab driving The Ghost of Christmas Past in Scrooged alongside Bill Murray and Brad in "Freejack"
Scrooged movie clips: http://j.mp/1CKXnDG BUY THE MOVIE: http://amzn.to/voc2Dm Don't miss the HOTTEST NEW TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u2y6pr CLIP DESCRIPTION: Frank (Bill Murray) hops in a cab, but realizes that the driver is the Ghost of Christmas Past (David Johansen) who takes him on a wild ride back to his childhood.