Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint are world-famous for their characters, but there are other prominent actors whose roles have gone more or less unnoticed. From Radiohead band members to Game of Thrones stars, here are over 40 actors and actresses you probably didn't realize starred in the franchise. Whether you know them from other film work or they play your favorite character on television, you should know about the secret actors of Harry Potter.
Sometimes, the only thing that can make a great movie even greater is by including an unexpected celebrity cameo that is sure to catch viewers off guard. For generations, movie makers have included these surprise guest stars and hidden easter eggs in their films. To honor this tradition, we've created a list of some of the most epic cameos to ever appear on the silver screen. You might have even missed some of these the first time watching.
If Hollywood romances teach us anything at all, it's to expect the unexpected. Love blossoms in many situations and a difference in age isn't going to hold these lovebirds back. Which rockstar fell in love with his personal assistant? Who's dating someone younger than their youngest child? And which celebrity couple are doing a good job of hiding their age gap from the public? Check out our list of Hollywood a-listers with significant and surprising age gaps.
It's one of the best TV shows to come out of the '90s. Friends inspired all of us to move into the big city and experience the trials and tribulations of young adulthood with a close group of pals. You've probably seen many repeats of the show, but you're probably not as familiar with what went on behind the scenes. From hands-on directing to off-set relationships, we've collected the best insider photos from the Friends set life to show you what it was really like.
Do you remember these Disney icons from the early 2000s? For most millennials, these actors were a part of this childhood growing up. Or at least something to watch when they should have been doing their homework. Either way, we want to go through the best of the Disney channel faces and see how they have transformed over the years.
The Simpsons has been running for over three decades. Its characters, its sayings, and its humor have ascended our cultural pedestals to a truly iconic status. Everyone involved in the production of the show are real creative geniuses with insane talent. But could it be that they have another, more mysterious skill? Over the years, it seems that The Simpsons have repeatedly made predictions that ended up being true. Are these just coincidences? Or is there something else going on?
To a significant extent, professional wrestling, especially WWE, makes it hard to know where martial arts stop and acting begins. The competitors (who are also actors) are experts at punching without hurting and slamming without damaging. But not everything is staged. As it turns out, some of the biggest couples you see in and around the wrestling ring are also coupled up in real life. Grab a chair for a weapon and come have a look.
For such a small country, we have plenty of majestic things to thank the Emerald Isle for. From lucky leprechauns and shamrocks to pots of gold and four-leaf clovers, Ireland really is the gift that keeps on giving. And of course, they gave us our favorite national holiday, St. Patrick's Day. So in the spirit of St. Patrick's, we're paying kudos to the talented celebrities that Ireland has gifted the world too.
Since her debut on the hit series Friends back in 1994, until now, over a decade and a half later, our love for Jennifer Aniston is unwavering. We have looked up at her like we do an older sister for hair and style inspiration, and followed as she blossomed through her adult life. Here are five reasons why we will always be “Team Jen.”
Shia LaBeouf has been in our lives since the early 2000s. He found his fame as a 14-year-old boy on Disney's popular kids show Even Stevens. But while he was providing us with laughs and entertainment, we didn't know the less than perfect life that he was experiencing at home. LaBeouf actually became an actor as a way to support his family who did not have money. His dad pushed him to work as hard as he could, and a lot of his success can be drawn back to his father. But so can a lot of his trauma.