Models turned actors

Published On: Apr 10 2013 02:35:31 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 10 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Kate Upton, who celebrates her 22nd birthday on Tuesday, is just one of the latest in a long line of models who have taken on acting. Join us for a look at her and other models who act.

Models who act - Sharon Stone
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Sharon Stone was signed by Ford Modeling Agency in 1977 and worked for a time as a model in Europe. But before long she quit modeling and moved to New York City hoping to break into film. After some smaller roles, she broke through with the help of director Paul Verhoeven's "Total Recall" and "Basic Instinct."

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