Country Stars That Have Starred in Movies

There are plenty of musicians that showcase other talents by performing in film, TV, and theater. We are highlighting 10 country artists that have been in movies.


1. Jason Aldean

In 2013, Aldean costarred in the western thriller Sweetwater, playing the role of Daniel.

2. Carrie Underwood

After winning the fourth season of American Idol, Underwood’s entertainment career skyrocketed. Her role of Sarah Hill in the 2011 film Soul Surfer initiated her acting career.

3. George Strait

Strait played the lead role of Wyatt “Dusty” Chandler in the 1992 film Pure Country, a music-filled drama that has since had two sequels.

4. Jana Kramer

Kramer’s filmography includes Heart of Country (2013), Country Crush (2016), and multiple Lifetime movies.

5. Dwight Yoakam

Some of Yoakam’s most famous movies include Sling Blade (1996), The Newton Boys (1998), and Panic Room (2002).

6. Taylor Swift

This multi-Grammy award-winning artist has appeared in Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009), Valentine’s Day (2010), and did her first work as a voice actor in the animated film The Lorax (2012).

7. Billy Ray Cyrus

Some of Cyrus’s notable movies include Radical Jack (2000), Mullholland Drive (2001), and Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009).

8. Dolly Parton

In addition to the infamous Nine to Five (1980), Parton has acted in films such as The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982), Steel Magnolias (1989), and Straight Talk (1992).

9. Toby Keith

Keith starred in Broken Bridges (2006) and Beer for My Horses (2008).

10. Kris Kristofferson

Of all the country artists on this list, Kristofferson has appeared in the most amount of films. The Last Movie (1971), A Star Is Born (1976), and the Blade trilogy are only a few of his noticeable appearances.

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