15 Iconic Movies With Secret Cameos By People Who Made Them

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15 Iconic Movies With Secret Cameos By People Who Made Them

We all know that movies are filled with cameos, but did you know that some of these cameos are hidden in plain sight? For example, the iconic film "The Godfather" features a cameo by Marlon Brando himself. In the scene where he declines the offer to be in the movie, Brando is actually sitting in for director Francis Ford Coppola! Another fun fact: in "Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back," actor Mark Hamill can be seen briefly as a stormtrooper. And who could forget about Stanley Kubrick's famous cameo in "2001: A Space Odyssey"? He can be seen reflected in one of the glass panels on the space station. These are just a few of the many secret cameos that have been hiding in our favorite movies. So next time you're watching a film, see if you can spot any yourself!

You pretty much never see Chris Evans’ body double in Captain America: The First Avenger, seeing as they put Chris Evans’ face on him -- except in a single scene. Here’s the full story, plus 14 others:

Baby Driver has a cameo from a former bank robber who consulted on the movie. Joe Loya, was hired as a script consultant and tech consultant for his expertise-- and, ironically, also got a cameo as a security guard in a heist. CRACKED.COM

Source: NPR

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