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Music Legends Portrayed on the Silver Screen

Al Pacino Phil Spector

Al Pacino as Phil Spector

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Al Pacino plays Phil Spector in the upcoming film about the music industry legend directed by David Mamet. Click through to see more screen actors as rock stars, from Jennifer Lopez (as Selena) to Cate Blanchett (as Bob Dylan!).

The Runaways

David Moir courtesy of Apparition Films

‘The Runaways’

Dakota Fanning as Cherie Currie and Kristen Stewart as Joan Jett of the Runaways in the 2010 film the Runaways.

Walk the Line

Twentieth Century Fox

‘Walk the Line’

Joaquin Phoenix as Johnny Cash and Reese Witherspoon as June Carter in 2005 film Walk the Line.

What's Love Got to Do with It

Evans/TouchStone Pictures

‘What’s Love Got to Do with It’

Angela Bassett as Tina Turner in the 1993 film What's Love Got to Do with It.

Great Balls of Fire

Orion courtesy of Everett Collection

‘Great Balls of Fire’

Dennis Quaid as Jerry Lee Lewis in the 1989 film Great Balls of Fire.

Sid and Nancy

Samuel goldwyn/courtesy Everett Collection

‘Sid and Nancy’

Gary Oldman as Sid Viscious of the Sex Pistols in the 1986 film Sid and Nancy.

Coal Miner's Daughter

©Universal Pictures courtesy of Everett Collection

‘Coal Miner’s Daughter’

Sissy Spacek as country singer Loretta Lynn in the 1980 film Coal Miner's Daughter.