Match these massive movie stars to their tiny early TV roles

You gotta start somewhere.

You gotta start somewhere. For actors, that "somewhere" is typically small television roles. Okay, it's actually waiting tables and, if you're lucky, a commercial… but after that.

Below, you will find some faces recognized around the world. Their early roles, however, might stump you.

See if you can place these A-listers back when they were footnotes in the TV listings.
  1. Jack Nicholson played his last television role on this iconic sitcom.
  2. Tom Hanks played a karate expert in this early role.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  3. Julia Roberts turned up in this '80s staple.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  4. Hey, that's Meg Ryan. Which show is she on?
  5. Here's Richard Dreyfuss. Where is he?
    Image: Stadium Media
  6. Jennifer Aniston landed an early role in this adaptation of a hit '80s movie.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  7. Here's Brad Pitt playing two different parts on… which sitcom?
    Image: Warner Bros.
  8. Okay, here's Brad Pitt again, alongside a character named Charlie Wade. Which should would that be?
    Image: Warner Bros.
  9. Here's little Leonardo DiCaprio, sandwiched between actors from which sitcom?
    Image: The Everett Collection
  10. George Clooney can be found as a regular on this sitcom.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  11. Here comes Amy Adams strutting in an early role. Which show is it?
    Image: 20th Century Fox
  12. Halle Berry appeared alongside former Jeffersons star Sherman Hemsley on this sitcom.
    Image: The Everett Collection
Match these massive movie stars to their tiny early TV roles

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Wayne2049 6 days ago
#12 got me, I never liked Sherman Hemsley because of his role on the blatantly black racist show, "The Jeffersons."
It was a character he played.
EllisClevenger 8 days ago
You got 11 out of 12
Well done! When it comes to TV trivia, you're ready to rumble. You roll up your sleeves and get it done.
Missed #8.
Never watched 'Dallas', in either incarnation.
Art1957 11 days ago
10 out of 12 I guess I was just too cool back then to watch Amen and Ferris Bueller!
pony 11 days ago
12/12 - thanks to some lucky guesses.
JudyB23 12 days ago
Leo DiCaprio was in Growing Pains but he got his start in Roseanne as one of Darlene's classmates in home ec!
jorel 12 days ago
Another one that is too easy. I guessed on some answers but in most cases the picture makes it too easy.
Geronimo 13 days ago
Should have been perfect, never watch Ferris Bueller........................11/12
ETristanBooth 13 days ago
9/12. Never watched Ferris Bueller, Dallas, or Growing Pains.
daDoctah 13 days ago
I was disappointed when the Dallas reboot wasn't able to bring us a grown up Shalane McCall as Charley Wade.
Warren 13 days ago
Lmao. Guess I was working 4-12all those yrs.
rycki1138 13 days ago
12 out of 12
Well done! When it comes to TV trivia, you're ready to rumble. You roll up your sleeves and get it done.
anthony 15 days ago
11/12.What CMW said.πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡
Lantern 15 days ago
I liked Sherman Hemsley in Amen even better than in The Jeffersons (although the characters were very similar).
teire 15 days ago
12/12. Sometimes you don’t know what you do know.
And sometimes you do know, what you don't know!!!!!!!!!!
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