1. Angelina Jolie
When she was 7 years old, the Oscar-winning actress had a small part in a film co-written by and starring her father, Jon Voight, 1982’s Lookin’ to Get Out.
The stunning beauty is now Hollywood royalty and a noted humanitarian.
2. Jennifer Lopez
J.Lo got her start as a Fly Girl dancer on In Living Color in 1991, but she decided to pursue an acting career and landed the lead role in the Selena biopic.
She has since become a business mogul with various clothing lines, fragrances, a production company, television shows, and more while still acting and releasing hit albums.
3. Nicole Kidman
The Aussie beauty is an acclaimed Hollywood actress now, but she got her start with small parts in Australian films and TV shows in the early ’80s.
4. Jennifer Aniston
The Horrible Bosses star gained worldwide popularity for her 10-year run as Rachel Green on Friends, but she’s seen enduring film success as well in movies like The Break-Up, We’re the Millers,
5. Scarlett Johansson
The blond bombshell made her film debut at the age of 9, as John Ritter’s daughter in 1994’s North, but shifted to adult roles in the early 2000s and is notable for collaborating multiple times with Woody Allen.
6. Julia Roberts
The Pretty Woman known for her megawatt smile was once one of the highest-paid actors in the world, but she got her start in bit roles in the early ’80s.
Sasha Fierce rose to fame in the late 1990s as lead singer of R&B girl-group Destiny’s Child, but when on to become a stellar status solo popstar when they disbanded.
8. Tom Cruise
The movie megastar’s breakout role was 1983’s Risky Business, but he became famous for his action roles—most notably the Mission: Impossible franchise.
9. Matthew McConaughey
The Oscar winner rose to prominence with his leading roles in rom-coms like the Wedding Planner and How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, but his big break came in Dazed and Confused.
10. Tom Hanks
The Oscar winner got his start as a comedic TV actor when he landed a lead role on the ABC series Bosom Buddies but has since gone on to do many award-winning dramatic roles.