Before They Were Stars!

Everyone knows that “A-listers” Johnny Depp, Kevin Bacon and Jennifer Anniston graced the horror scene well before their days of being among Hollywood’s elite. Well, here’s a nice list of actors and actresses that you may not have known about:

 

Jason Alexander – The Burning (1981)

 

Jack Black – I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998)

 

Gerard Butler – Tale of the Mummy (1998)

 

Jim Carrey – Once Bitten (1985)

 

Dana Carvey – Halloween 2 (1981)

George Clooney – Return to Horror High (1987)

Macaulay Culkin – Jacob’s Ladder (1990)

Leonardo DiCaprio – Critters 3 (1991)

“Fergie” Stacy Ferguson & Paul Walker – Monster in the Closet (1986)

 

Harrison Ford – The Possessed (1977)

 

John Goodman – C.H.U.D. (1984)

 

Tom Hanks – He Knows You’re Alone (1980)

 

Mila Kunis – Piranha (1995)

 

Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Troll (1986)

 

Matthew McConaughey & Renee Zellweger – Texas Chainsaw Massacre: Next Generation (1994)

 

Eva Mendes – Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror (1998)

 

Demi Moore – Parasite (1982)

 

Viggo Mortensen – Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3 (1990)

 

Edward James Olmos – Wolfen (1981)

 

Ving Rhames – People Under the Stairs (1991)

 

Paul Rudd – Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)

 

Hillary Swank – Sometimes They Come Back (1991) & Sometimes They Come Back…Again (1996)

 

Billy Bob Thornton – Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989)

 

John Travolta – The Devil’s Rain (1975)

 

Naomi Watts – Children of the Corn IV: The Gathering (1996)

 

 

Well now, don’t I feel like I just wrote an article for People Magazine or some shit like that? Hahaha…anyway, I hope you got something out of it or at least had a chuckle at the expense of some of these folks.

 

Stay gory, my friends.

 

 

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Larry Dwyer
Larry Dwyer has been writing for Horror News Network since 2012. Catch up with him on Twitter at @LarryDwyer and read his in-depth bio on our About Us page.

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