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10 of our favourite celebrity music video cameos

Jerry Seinfeld's appearance in Vampire Weekend's new music video for "Sunflower" is far from the first time celebrities have lend their acting chops to a fantastic bop.

March 13, 2019

We’re deep in the thick of Vampire Weekend season, with the band dropping two singles a month in anticipation of their upcoming album, Father of the Bride, dropping on May 3rd. The Steve Lacey-featuring single “Sunflower” just received the music video treatment, and not does it have a famous person behind the lens in the form of its director (Jonah Hill) but also one in front of it with a brief cameo from Jerry Seinfeld (jury’s still out as to whether or not Jerry even knows what a “Vampire Weekend” is):

This isn’t the first time Vampire Weekend have turned to their famous friends for a favour in spicing up their music’s visual accompaniment – but more on that above, where we’ve gathered 10 of our favourite surprise appearances by Hollywood hotshots in music videos.

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