Take a look back at the roles that secured these celebs' spots on the A-list
Bryan Cranston, Malcolm in the Middle
Long before he was a meth cooking science teacher on Breaking Bad, Cranston earned three Emmy nominations for his performance as Hal in the dysfunctional family comedy costarring Frankie Muniz and Jane Kaczmarek. Previously, Cranston was known for his role as Jerry Seinfeld's dentist Dr. Tim Whatley on Seinfeld.
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