Oscars 2012

Oscar Nominees' Surprising Early Roles

From a talking banana to a bikini-clad Baywatch babe, see if you can spot the A-lister

  • Who is this nominee, dressed in a hot-dog suit and shouting,

CREDIT: Everett

Published: Tuesday February 21, 2012 06:00 AM EST By: Michael Y. Park

Correct Answer: Jonah Hill

In 2006's Accepted, brainiac Jonah Hill ends up in the humiliating situation in order to join a fraternity, despite the advice of pals Justin Long and Blake Lively. That movie, unlike the Best Supporting Actor nominee's critically acclaimed Moneyball, got a thumbs-down from most critics and moviegoers.