Most of us spent many hours in front of the TV watching Disney Channel as a kid. Some actors from that time are now international celebrities!
Here’s a list of celebrities whose roles you’ve forgotten on Disney Channel shows and movies.
1. Katey Sagal in Smart House (1999)
Long before her roles on "8 Simple Rules", "Sons of Anarchy" and "Futurama", Katey Sagal played a role in Smart House.
2. Katherine Heigl in Wish Upon a Star (1996)
The actress Katherine Heigl played the role of “Alexia” in Wish Upon a Star on Disney Channel in 1996.
3. Kristen Stewart in The Thirteenth Year (1999)
Everyone knows about Kristen Stewart’s career, especially her role in the Twilight saga. However, at age 16, the actress was still very young when she played the role of a young teenager in The Thirteenth Year on the Disney Channel.
4. Jared Padalecki on "Gilmore Girls" (2002)
The actor decided to stop playing in the series "Gilmore Girls" in 2002, but today he has had great success thanks to his role in the series "Supernatural".
5. Emmy Rossum in Genius (1999)
Although the actress has become very popular today with her role on "Shameless", she once played in a TV movie.
6. Justin Timberlake in Model Behavior (2000)
Although the movie is more than 15 years old, the story of a teenage girl dreaming of breaking into fashion was very successful! Justin Timberlake has since grown up and we know about the rather admirable career the artist has had since.
7. Kat Dennings in The Scream Team (2002)
Before getting famous on the big screen with her role in Thor, Kat Dennings played the role of Claire Carlyle in The Scream Team in 2002.
8. Mischa Barton in A Ring of Endless Light (2002)
Before her role in “The O.C.”, Mischa Barton played in the movie A Ring of Endless Light, a book adaptation released in 2002.
9. Kaley Cuoco in Alley Cats Strike! (2000)
The actress has become famous today for her role in the series "The Big Bang Theory". Although it may be difficult to understand, Kaley Cuoco only had small roles in various shows and films before becoming famous in the role of "Penny".
10. Camilla Belle in Rip Girls (2000)
Long before her role in "10,000 BC", Camilla Belle played the role of a teen in a TV movie broadcast on "Disney Channel" in 2000.
11. Bryan Cranston in ‘Twas the Night (2001)
Bryan Cranston had just started to play in the show "Malcolm in the Middle" but played in ‘Twas the Night at the same time on "Disney Channel".
12. Hayden Panettiere in Tiger Cruise (2004)
The film, which was released in 2004, was based on the events of September 11, 2001. The actress was still young at the time, and she succeeded in becoming famous a few years later, thanks to the TV series "Heroes" and "Nashville".
13. America Ferrera in Gotta Kick it Up! (2002)
The actress who became famous internationally for her role in the series "Ugly Betty" played the role of "Yolanda" in Gotta Kick it Up!.