The 28 Most Memorable Horror Movie Cameos, Ranked

Drew Barrymore in Scream
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There's something about scary movies that makes you want to double-check every lock in the house, turn on all the lights, test-dial 911 (you know, just in case), and hide under the covers. Yet, as nerve-racking as these films are, they're also quite thrilling -- especially when a known actor or actress just happens to grace us with their presence in the film.


Movie cameos are nothing new, but they help make a flick all the more memorable. After all, it's not every day you see a Scandal star squaring off against Jason -- or Star Wars royalty throwing shade in a popular '90s slasher film.

That's what makes celebrities' short-lived appearances in movies extra enjoyable. Most are random AF and pretty great.

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Many celebs have lent their star power to guest appearances we simply cannot unsee, and for the most part, we don't really want to. Here's our list of some of the most memorable horror movie cameos that left heads turning.

... and in some cases, rolling.

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