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As the video game adaptation speeds onto screens nationwide, we’ve taken a look at 10 stars who made the jump for small screen stardom to cinematic success (in alphabetical order).
As much as you might guiltily enjoy Matthew Perry romcom Fools Rush In, it’s hard to deny that Aniston’s the only Friends alumnus to find real big-screen fame. Sure, her filmography largely comprises mediocre romcoms, supporting roles in male comics’ vehicles or, latterly, sexbomb performances, but almost all of her movies are profitable, with five earning over $200m. Audiences just love Jen.
On-set prankster, former pig owner and now one of Hollywood’s most respected actors and filmmakers – the only person to »
- Lewis Bazley
Lawrence's career began when she scored small commercial and film roles at the age of 14.
She was then cast in the TBS sitcom "The Bill Engvall Show" (2007).
Her big break came when she played 'Ree' in "Winter's Bone" (2010), earning her Academy award and Golden Globe nominations.
She then secured the role of 'Mystique' in "X-Men: First Class" (2011).
This was followed by winning an Oscar for her work in "Silver Linings Playbook".
Lawrence then starred as 'Katniss Everdeen' in "The Hunger Games" (2012), with "Catching Fire" currently playing and "Mockingjay" - Part 1 scheduled for release November 2014, and "Mockingjay" - Part 2 opening November 2015.
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- Michael Stevens
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