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 - Brooke Shields
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Brooke Shields began modeling before she was even a year old and famously appeared in controversial print and TV ads for Calvin Klein jeans at the age of 14. She made her film debut at the age of 12 as a child prostitute in "Pretty Baby" and has had many acting roles since, including starring in her own sitcom, "Suddenly Susan," between 1996 and 2000.

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