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


By the age of 8, Sex and the City's Sarah Jessica Parker (right, at a New York fashion event in June) was a working actress. Four years later, despite her stepfather's warnings that she wasn't up to snuff, she told Barbara Walters in March 2002, the determined teen (left, at a 1979 movie premiere) became a Broadway star in Annie.