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Johnny Depp

While he's now most notable for being Gilbert Grape, Edward Scissorhands, and Jack Sparrow, Johnny Depp actually first gained fame for his role as undercover police officer Tom Hanson in 21 Jump Street. The role turned him into a teen idol, and with good reason — just look at that photo! After he split from the show in 1990, Depp went on to become an international leading man, starring in more than 50 films (with even more on the way). In a nod to his TV roots, Depp briefly reprised his role with a cameo in the series' big-screen adaptation in 2012 alongside stars Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill.

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