26 Movie Stars You Forgot Were on TV
While we all remember Jennifer Aniston as Rachel Green and Will Smith as the Fresh Prince, there are lots of other A-list, silver-screen stars who we often forget got their starts on TV; Shailene Woodley has gotten tons of attention for her roles in films like The Fault in Our Stars and Divergent, but many people may have forgotten that the actress got her start playing a teen mom on the ABC Family drama Secret Life of an American Teenager. Also worth noting is that Woody Harrelson, who starred in the first season of the HBO series True Detective, returned to TV after spending years starring as lovable bartender Woody Boyd on Cheers back in the '80s!
Leonardo DiCaprio, George Clooney, and Tom Hanks all started out on the small screen, as did Sarah Jessica Parker, who played an awkward, geeky teenager before becoming the ultimate Big Apple fashionista, Carrie Bradhsaw. This list is sure to jog your memory, so keep reading to see 26 movie stars you forgot started out on television.