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
Sandra Bullock - Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005)
Hollywood's golden girl has no problems laughing at herself — as evidenced by such blockbuster rom-com hits as Miss Congeniality and The Proposal. But Sandra Bullock did a 180 with her career in four years by starring in 2009's The Blind Side following her reprisal of her role as beloved FBI agent Gracie Hart in Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Famous.
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