The King of the South has transformed himself from rapper T.I. to TIP on record. Born Clifford Harris, he has reimagined himself several more times on the movie screen. He goes by Tip “TI” Harris when credited as an actor so in a way he has found a way to combine all the sides of his personality as an actor. Here are 5 of his top movie roles.
5. Ant Man
This action heist flick had an ensemble cast including Idris Elba, Chris Brown and the late Paul Walker. He played Ghost, a convicted bank robber.
3. Dolemite Is My Name
1. American Gangster
Denzel Washington’s Frank Lucas epic co-starred T.I as Stevie Lucas, the main character’s nephew. Common also co-starred.