TV Show Stars: Celebrities Who Started Their Career On Television

Persistence and patience are vital when you are looking to get into the entertainment industry. We have made a list of popular celebrities who started their career as TV show stars.

Jamie Chung

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Jamie joined the show “The Real World” as a collegiate sophomore, and also appeared on a spinoff of the show – “Real World/Road Rules Challenge: The Inferno II”.
Later though, Jamie started acting. And due to her persistence, she started getting major roles in the industry. She was featured in few episodes of “Days of Our Lives”. She voiced GOGO in “Big Hero 6” that is a Disney animated Award-winning movie. She also voiced Mulan on “Once Upon A Time”. She is now part of the “X-Men” series as a result of her role on “The Gifted”.

Lucy Hale

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At only, Lucy had auditioned for the show “American Juniors” which didn’t stay on the air for long. With her good vocals, she made it into the top five that season. The five people formed a group together but released only one album. During the show, Hale’s mother showed her confidence in her daughter and said that in ten years, the world would know her daughter. In 2005, Hale took up acting and shot to stardom for her main role on the drama, “Pretty little liars”. She has also gone on to release a country album in 2014.