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15 actors who were extras before they were famous

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15 actors who were extras before they were famous

Kristen Stewart attends premiere

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Javier Bardem

Javier Bardem attends an event

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Viola Davis

Viola Davis onstage at event

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Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio attends premiere

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Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. attends premiere

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Cuba Gooding Jr.

Cuba Gooding Jr. attends event

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Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson attends BET Awards

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Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson accepts award onstage

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Lucy Liu

Lucy Liu attends event

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Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria attends event

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Eva Mendes

Eva Mendes attends event

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Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe smiling

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Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt arrives at Academy Awards ceremony.

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Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart attends premiere

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Benicio del Toro

Benicio del Toro attends screening at Cannes.

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Renée Zellweger

Renée Zellweger attends event

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