The first role of Hollywood celebrities

Agree, very few people remember now in which the film was the debut of a celebrity. Many well-known personalities in the way of a great movie began with a TV series and talk shows, but there were also those who managed to get to the screen while still a teenager. In this set, I want you to meet them. Leonardo DiCaprio in the film "The Life of Man".

Elijah Wood
Today, few people remember that the famous landmark of the Hobbit trilogy, Peter Jackson's "Lord of the Rings" first hit cinema screens in the age of eight. His debut, but episodic role was a boy at a slot machine in a fantastic movie of Robert Zemeckis' Back to the Future 2 ".

One year later, after a minute of the frame in one of the highest grossing films of the 1980s and a small role in Richard Gere's "internal investigation" Elijah plays the son Aiden Quinn in the film by Barry Levinson "Avilon". The story of a Jewish family immigrated to the United States from Eastern Europe in the early twentieth century, it was the last and most successful part of the trilogy Baltimore. The film received positive revoke critics, was nominated for "Oscar" for the first time drew attention to the little blue-eyed actor.
Elijah Wood in the film "Avalon".

Drew Barrymore

One of the "beautiful and dangerous," the girls elite squad "Charlie's Angels" is actually a representative of the famous acting clan Barrymores. Her grandfather, John Barrymore starred in 67 films, one of which was the Oscar-winning "Grand Hotel" with Greta Garbo in the lead role.

It is not surprising that so early Drew hit the cinema screens and at the age of nine years, was nominated for the "Golden Globe" for supporting actress in the melodrama "irreconcilable contradictions". Debut is a small picture of the actress became a science fiction film "Altered" Drew was then only five years old.
Drew Barrymore in the film "Alien".

A year later, she gets a starring role in Steven Spielberg's famous film "Alien." It is the image of the little Gertie, who along with his brothers rescues cute alien creature from experts NASA, Barrymore made one of the most famous child movie stars of the 1980s.

Leonardo DiCaprio

Today, almost every film in which DiCaprio plays, becomes a hit and rolled gets high marks from critics. But it was, of course, not always. For the first time the future actor appeared in front of the camera at the age of 2, 5 years old when his father took him on a popular children's television show. But when Leo was ten, he decided to become an actor and began his six-year path to a great movie.
Leonardo DiCaprio in the movie "What's Eating Gilbert Grape".

The boy went from the show in the series, the first of which was the popular "Santa Barbara", but suggestions from directors and have been reported. Only in 1991, DiCaprio gets a role in the comedy horror film Christine Peterson "Critters 3". The debut was a failure: the third picture of the furry aliens failed at the box office, critics and actors play smashed to smithereens.
Leonardo DiCaprio in the film "Critters 3".

But this failure can at least say thank you for the fact that after two years DiCaprio to star in the drama "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" and execute, perhaps, one of the most brilliant of their roles.
Leonardo DiCaprio in the movie "What's Eating Gilbert Grape".

Leonardo DiCaprio in the film "The Life of Man".

Lindsay Lohan
Infamous Hollywood star began her career as a model when she was only three years, becoming the first red-headed child, conquering the prestigious Ford Modelling Agency.

For ten years the daughter of "the king of pasta" Wall Street appeared in more than a hundred commercials and starred as Dorothy Fowler in the series "Another World." When Lindsey was eleven, the girl finally made her debut in the movie.

Her first painting was the Disney comedy "The Parent Trap," where she played twin sisters who are trying to reconcile their long-divorced parents.

With this opening, Lohan received a contract for three films with Disney and became the owner of the award "young actor" in the category "Best Game in the film".

Natalie Portman
Queen of Naboo from the famous saga of George Lucas' "Star Wars" and prima of the ballet theater of paintings by Darren Aronofsky's "Black Swan" began her acting career at odds with all the trends in Hollywood.
Natalie Portman in the movie "Leon".

The daughter of a Jewish doctor, an excellent student, a future graduate of Harvard, fluent in five languages, dreamed of an acting career from an early age. For this, she refused the offer to become a model when she was only eleven, and as it turned out, not in vain.

At thirteen, Natalie received her first role in the film by Luc Besson, "Leon", where she did not get a chance to just get on the world's screens, but also to work with the famous Jean Reno. Film debut immediately made Portman favorite of the public and one of the most sought-after actresses in Western.

Kristen Stewart
The role of Bella Swan of "Twilight saga" Stuart made one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood and permanently cemented her image of the long-suffering lover vampire Edward. However, before that Kristen had time to play in the sixteen paintings, many of which never reached a mass audience.
Kristen Stewart in the movie "Panic Room".

For the first time the actress has appeared on screens, when she was only nine years old, in the Disney production of "The Thirteenth Year", a year later she had a small role in the melodrama Rose Trochu "The Safety of Objects." But critics and the audience noticed it only in 2002, when the screens out thriller David Fincher's "Panic Room," where the mother of the heroine Kristen played Jodie Foster.

Twelve actress did not yield to his famous co-worker on the set and was able to convince the audience in his talent.

Christian Bale
Billionaire Bruce Wayne, leading a double life superhero Batman from the popular trilogy by Christopher Nolan, winner of the "Golden Globe" and "Oscar" began his acting career as a boy of nine.
Christian Bale in the film "Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna".

After filming in commercials for British television, Bale once again falls on TV screens three years later, thanks to the participation in the project "Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna" tells the story of a stranger, who pretends to be surviving daughter of Nicholas II.

Debut work as a young actor in the movie became a Soviet film director Vladimir Grammatikova "Mio, my Mio", loosely based on the fairy tale by Astrid Lindgren.
Christian Bale in the film "Mio, my Mio".

In the same 1987 on the screens out the picture of Steven Spielberg's "Empire of the Sun", which starred Christian.
Christian Bale in "Empire of the Sun".

The image of the English boy, lost during World War II and left without parents in occupied Shanghai, brought the young actor to global fame and an award from the US National Board of Review.

Scarlett Johansson
The favorite of the famous film director Woody Allen, one of the most talented American actress made her debut in the movie, when she was only ten years old. The first picture, which starred Johansson was the work of Rob Reiner's "North", where her partner on the set became a young Elijah Wood and Bruce Willis.
Scarlett Johansson in the film "North".

One year later, the young Scarlett plays in a movie with Sean Connery, the crime drama "just cause". For nine years, the young actress managed to play in twelve scenes, but the world fame came to her only at the age of nineteen years, thanks to the tape Sofia Coppola's "Lost in Translation".
Scarlett Johansson in the film "thief".

Scarlett Johansson in the film, "If Lucy falls".



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