16 Singers Who Made the Leap From Stage to Screen

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These days, if you want to make it in Hollywood, you can't just have one talent. You need to be able to sing AND act — though it doesn't really matter which you excel at first. Speaking of, it looks like Rita Ora has been bitten by the acting bug! It's been confirmed that the 23-year-old "How We Do" singer is set to star in the upcoming movie adaptation of the steamy novel, Fifty Shades of Grey as Christian Grey's younger sister Mia.

She certainly wouldn't be the first singer to make the leap from stage to screen. We rounded up some other stars who started off as singers but ended up dabbling in acting as well. Check them out below!

How do you think Rita will fair as an actress? Sound off in the comments section!