Many models try their hand at acting, but it’s not every day that the best models actually make successful careers as actors too. While it is rare, some models have beaten the odds to become A-list stars in Hollywood. Check out these 14 models who nailed it as A-list actors.
Having walked the runway for fashion heavy hitters Burberry and Dolce & Gabana, Cara Delevingne has transitioned into quite the acting career with major roles in movies like “Suicide Squad” and “Paper Towns.”
Channing Tatum has become a Hollywood A-lister and household name due to star roles in movies like “Step Up,” “Magic Mike,” and “21 Jump Street.” But Tatum got his start as a high profile model for Emporio Armani and Dolce & Gabana.
Former Miss Israel in 2004 and model for Gucci, Gal Gadot ascended to Hollywood stardom with roles in movies like “Fast Five” and “Wonder Woman.”
Known for her roles in “The Fifth Element” and “Resident Evil,” Jovovich first gained notoriety as a fashion model.
Former brand ambassador for Lancôme, Lupita Nyong’o has become a top actress is several huge movies such as “Black Panther,” “12 Years a Slave,” “Star Wars,” and “Us.”