But years before the hunky actor made women swoon as he bared his chest in Thelma and Louise, he was just a regular small town boy who wore a variety of different hairstyles and trends as he slowly climbed the ladder into stardom.
Regardless of what you feel is the right decision regarding the Idaho cheerleaders, they have said in numerous interviews that they are amazed that the thing that launched them into national stardom was a uniform controversy.
Some cast members who only have experience with Real World Road Rules Challenge have found stardom and are no longer considered "Fresh Meat" even though they never once appeared on episodes of The Real World or Road Rules.
In the series finale of New York Goes to Hollywood, Pollard was presented with a choice: continue working towards becoming an actor and give up her reality TV stardom, or give up her dream of acting and stick with VH1.
Although she had been working since she was a child, the success of the television show Heroes catapulted her to instant stardom and sent her around the various science fiction/fantasy conventions where she was mobbed.
The audition episodes are considered by some to be their favorite part of the show, watching the lengths to which people are willing to go for a shot at stardom - not to mention some singers who are in serious denial.
After high school, Alba won roles in increasingly successful feature films - 1999's Never Been Kissed, and 2000's Idle Hands, but it was her starring role in the TV series Dark Angel that propelled her to stardom.
His rise to stardom quickly led to the creation of more superheroes including Batman and Robin, The Flash, Aquaman, Green Lantern and one of the earliest female comic book superheroes, Wonder Woman.
Man vs. Wild star Bear Grylls had built a long history of accomplishments in the outdoor sports and adventuring community long before he earned stardom showing off his survival skills on television.
Even though Tiffany has said that she would rather be taken seriously as an actress, there is no telling when the constant lure of reality show stardom may prompt her to sign up for a third season.