Yasiin Bey — Mos Def — has had some stellar movie appearances.
Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, added acting to his resume a long time ago. He's voiced characters and acted on TV including The Dave Chapelle Show. Here are a few of his film-acting, movie roles.
The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Then known as Mos Def, he gave us his version of rock and roll pioneer Chuck Berry in this historical film starring Beyonce.
The Italian Job
This bank heist remake put Mos Def (now Yasiin Bey) on the A-List starring Charlize Theron and Mark Whalberg.