When you think of performers who can both sing and act, a few names spring instantly to mind. Queen Latifah. Jennifer Hudson. And, of course... Daniel Day Lewis?

Okay, so the famously intense method actor may not be known for his vocal prowess, yet that hasn't prevented him from baring his musical soul on the big screen in the upcoming musical feature 'Nine.' Which shouldn't come as too much of a surprise considering 'Nine' is directed by Rob Marshall, who previously coached up such musical neophytes as Renee Zellweger in 'Chicago' to unexpected heights.

So the release of 'Nine' got us thinking: what other actors would we like to see try their hand at a musical? Sure, these things don't always work out (see: Pierce Brosnan in 'Mamma Mia!') but it's always fun to see our favorite stars step out of their comfort zone and flex the golden pipes. With that in mind, here's our list of the top stars we'd love to see in a musical: