Jon Bon Jovi's already had the screaming fans. He turned to acting, he says, because he needed a hobby.

Bon Jovi, the front man of the band bearing his name, made his movie debut three years ago and appears in "The Leading Man," which opened last Friday, and "No Looking Back," which opens this Friday."I'm no Daniel Day-Lewis or Sean Penn," Bon Jovi told The New York Times. "I'm a studying actor. That's all I can attest to."

Bon Jovi got mixed reviews for his role as a house painter who has an affair with a young widow in "Moonlight and Valentino" in 1995. More offers trickled in.

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