Before they hit it big in Hollywood, Bradley Cooper, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and other red carpet regulars had roles in less award-worthy movies, ranging from widely panned rom-coms to bad action flicks
Hugh Jackman - Movie 43 (2013)
You can't win 'em all! Hugh Jackman's decision to take part in love story/comedic anthology Movie 43 wasn't necessarily to rake in the awards, which is why it's a good thing that the X-Men actor said "yes" to the iconic role of Jean Valjean in 2012's epic musical film Les Miserables. Jackman received a well-deserved Best Actor Academy Award nod for his portrayal, and a Golden Globes win in the same category earlier this year.