7 Movie Stars That Started on TV ...


There are so many movie stars that started on TV that it’s hard to keep track. Most of the time these celebrities played small roles on television, but other times they were main characters on their shows. It’s interesting to see how different actors who came from the same medium fare in the crossover. Let’s take a look at seven movie stars that started on TV.

1. Sarah Jessica Parker

Sadly, I forget sometimes that Sarah Jessica Parker has a movie career at all, let alone remembering her as one of the many movie stars that started on TV. Parker tends to play the lead in romantic comedies. That’s probably a role she’s used to after being in “Sex and the City” for six seasons. Even before that though, she was on TV shows such as “3-2-1 Contact” and “Square Pegs.” After those shows, she was in movies like “Footloose” and “Hocus Pocus” (which I love). Sometimes it’s easy to forget where people’s careers began, much like in this case.

2. Jessica Alba

I remember Jessica Alba the complete opposite way that I remember Sar