TV Stars Before They Were Famous

Before they hit the big time on the small screen, celebs such as Ashton Kutcher were students, salespeople and, yes, even child actors. Find out what their lives were like before hitting it big. By Serena Kappes


Jennifer Aniston (right, in L.A. in May) served countless diners and appeared on several failed series before finding Friends in 1994. "There was a part of me that felt like, 'If I'm a waitress for the rest of my life, then I'll be a waitress,' " the actress (left, in her 1987 senior year high school photo) told PEOPLE in December 2002.

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