Oprah Winfrey in 1978 way before 1985s The Color Purple – and way way before The Oprah Winfrey Show

Meryl Streeps first Oscar nomination was for 1978s The Deer Hunter – this was her in

Audrey Hepburn at the ballet barre in 1950. Her breakout role was in 1953s Roman Holiday

Jennifer Aniston at a party in 1990 four years before the first episode of F.R.I.E.N.D.S aired

Grace Kelly as a model in 1947 – her first film role was in 1951 and she married Prince Rainier in

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Julia Roberts circa 1990 – she hit big time the same year in Pretty Woman

Gwyneth Paltrow in 1993. She starred in Seven in 1995 and then Emma in

Angelina Jolie circa 1991. Her first big film was Hackers in

A teenage Marilyn Monroe before she went blonde and became the most famous woman in the world

Jennifer Lopez at a 1992 portrait session. Her breakout role was in the 1997 biopic of Latina singer Selena

10 Stars Before They Were Famous