Before They Were Stars: 12 Veteran Actors at the Beginning of their Careers

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With Christopher Lloyd turning 75 today (“Great Scott!”), we present some early photos of  some familiar and well-seasoned faces

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neilalex
neilalex

Saw Christopher Lloyd at Yale doing Midsummer Nights Dream. Most graceful, articulate actor I've ever seen. 

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#libtardedamerica

did the genius who posted this article not graduate kindergarten? there are 11 actors/actresses listed, not 12. there are 12 slides, but the last one is links to other articles. 12-1=11 genius.

lloyd (1), dench (2), jones (3), deniro (4), caine (5), streep (6), mirren (7), mckellan (8), white (9), smith (10), murray (11)

StephaniePorter
StephaniePorter

I like looking at these pictures and finding out what people did before they were famous or before they were household names, it's interesting to see how they looked as younger folks also.

JohnLavernoich
JohnLavernoich

Actually, Robert DeNiro's breakthrough role was in MEAN STREETS (1973), his first teaming with Martin Scorcese -- and that helped paved the way for DeNiro's Academy Award-winning performance in THE GODFATHER, PART II (1974).