They may be A-List stars now, but these celebs got their start in some spooky (and occasionally cheesy) horror flicks. Click through the gallery to see who braved the scary genre for the sake of their careers.
Freddie Prinze Jr.
In 1997's I Know What You Did Last Summer, four teens hit a man with their car and dumped his body in the ocean. One year later, the friends — played by Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jennifer Love Hewitt, and Ryan Philippe — were haunted by the man they presumed to be dead.