17 Times Actors Did Unbelievable Things With Minor Roles

Some people only need a few lines to stand out. It’s pretty darn unbelievable. And one unbelievable thing deserves another: like William Levy dressing up as different William Levys to give you Pepsi NEXT for free.

1. Propellor Guy from Titanic

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In terms of jumping to one’s death, this is a four star performance.

2. Stephen Stucker as Johnny

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If ever something goes wrong mid-flight, we can only hope that this actor from Airplane! is sassing around in the background.

3. David Reale as Glenn Coco

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Though uncredited for his role Mean Girls, that didn’t stop him from going on to do very amazing things.

4. Winona Ryder as Beth Macintyre

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Ryder plays the best kind of crazy in Black Swan.

5. Porkins from Star Wars

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He couldn’t hold it :-(

6. Jane Lynch as Paula

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Before we love/hated her on Glee, we just loved her in The 40 Year Old Virgin.

7. Bill Paxton as Hudson

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Alien’s ultimate badass.

8. Judi Dench as Queen Elizabeth

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She was on screen for about eight minutes in Shakespeare In Love. EIGHT. But apparently that’s all she needed to win an Oscar.

9. Queen Latifah as Mama

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One of the many many many many reasons that Chicago did not suck.

10. Bill Murray as himself

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Sure, it’s easy to play yourself, but this certainly made Zombieland that much better.

11. Steve Buscemi as Danny McGrath

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Buscemi is amazing in any role, but this GIF from Billy Madison certainly makes the best GIF.

12. Hana Mae Lee as Lilly

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We can thank Pitch Perfect for letting her give this mute/perfect performance.

13. Tom Cruise as Les Grossman

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Amazing enough to potentially get his own Tropic Thunder sequel.

14. Patricia Clarkson as Rosemary

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Official petition: to have her play all of the moms ever (because she was a joy in Easy A).

15. Kieran Culkin as Wallace Wells

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In Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, he was perfectly deadpan (without sounding dead).

16. Ben Stein as the economics teacher

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Reason #18,397 that Ferris Bueller’s Day Off has zero flaws.

17. Spider Pig from The Simpsons Movie

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He was equally good as “Harry Plopper.”

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