From Dud to Stud

Sure, they're sizzling and sexy now – but stars such as Jim Carrey, Ricky Martin and Cuba Gooding Jr. weren't always so hunky. Check them out before they were swoon-worthy, and see just how far they've come.


What did it take for Love Actually star Hugh Grant (left, in 1988; right, in L.A. in January) to find success in a sea of talented thespians? Once 1994's Four Weddings and a Funeral hit box offices stateside (and he tamed that mane), Grant saw his star rise on the double.