Models turned actors

Published On: Apr 10 2013 02:35:31 PM CDT   Updated On: Nov 06 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

Rebecca Romijn, who celebrates her 42nd birthday on Thursday, is one of many models who have tried their hand at acting. Join us for a look at her and other models who act.

Models who act - Claudia Schiffer
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Claudia Schiffer rose to fame in the early 1990s as one of the world's most successful models and has appeared on more than 700 magazine covers in her career. Her movie career has been less successful, including playing the role of "Aerobics Instructor" in 1994's "Richie Rich," herself in movies like "Prêt-à-Porter" and "Zoolander," and other small roles in "Black and White" and "Love Actually."

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