Anyone who keeps up with celebrities in any way will know that there are a ton of famous people out there. There are people that are famous for acting, music, modeling, and even being social media or reality TV stars. It seems like there's a new person that rises to fame and stardom all the time and it can be kind of hard to keep up with them for people that aren't really into following different celebrities. There are some people that have been famous for quite some time and are well-known by just about everyone. Then, there are some people that have been becoming famous in more recent years and are definitely more well-known to the younger generation of people.
From the stars of the latest TV shows that we just can't get enough of to pop stars whose songs rule the radio, there are quite a few celebrities that only someone who's really with-it would be able to recognize. Although many people may know their songs or the shows and movies they appear in, not everyone will be able to name them.
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Name this singer.
This singer got his start in Hollywood in a pretty unique way. He actually first started to gain attention from his followers when he began posting videos of himself singing on social media apps like Vine which caught the eye of someone at a record label. Talk about lucky! Since then, this singer has released three albums with songs like Lost in Japan, There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back, and Treat You Better. Along with releasing songs of his own, he's collaborated with other artists on songs like I Know What You Did Last Summer, a song he did with with Camila Cabello, and Oh Cecilia by The Vamps.
Who recognizes this actress?
This actress is one that has been pretty hard to miss in the past few years. She got her start in the world of acting in the late 2000s with roles on different TV shows but her major breakthrough really came when she was cast in the 2010 movie Winter's Bone. For her portrayal of Ree Dolly in this movie, she received her first Academy Award for Best Actress nomination. Since then, she's played the role of Katniss Everdeen in all of the movies in The Hunger Games series and has been in other films like Mother!, Joy, and Red Sparrow.
Who is this pop star?
This pop star originally rose to fame as an actress. This isn't exactly a surprise considering how many celebrities are famous for doing multiple things. Instead of just doing music or just acting, a lot of them spread their talents out across multiple industries! This pop star is no different and even though she's definitely focused on music now, any fan of hers will know that she rose to fame on the Nickelodeon show Victorious. On this show, she was known for her bright red hair and she played the role of Cat Valentine. Since leaving the show, she's released songs like 7 Rings and Problem.
Name this pop star.
This pop star initially entered the music world by releasing music under her birth name. But, the music she was initially trying to make a name for herself by creating is definitely not even close to the catchy pop hits she's known for releasing these days. After releasing her debut album in 2001 under her birth name, she decided to take her music in a different direction. Under the stage name she's known by now, she released One of the Boys in 2008 and has since released three more albums. Some of her songs include Teenage Dream, Dark Horse, and Firework.
Who is this actor?
This actor's name is definitely one that no millennial who is truly with-it will be able to get wrong! He first made his way into the spotlight back in the mid-2000s when he played the lead role of Troy Bolton in the High School Musical series, a series of movies that aired on the Disney Channel. Since then, he's appeared in other films like Hairspray, 17 Again, Neighbors, That Awkward Moment, and The Greatest Showman. Along with these movies, this actor announced in March 2019 that he was going to be uploading videos once per week to his YouTube channel.
Who knows this former Disney Channel star?
Who else totally misses all the old Disney Channel shows? Although the shows and original movies that the network is currently airing are great, we can't deny that we want all the old ones back. This actress and singer got her start on the series Barney & Friends but really rose to fame when she started appearing on the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place. On the show, she played an underachieving teen wizard named Alex Russo. Since leaving the show, she's been focusing more on her music with songs like Hands to Myself, it Ain't Me, Back to You, and Wolves.
Who can name this pop star?
This pop star is one that got her start on a reality competition series. She appeared on one season of The X-Factor as part of a girl group that was created on the show. The group she's from was called Fifth Harmony and even though they didn't win the show, they still went on to put out some super catchy songs like Miss Movin' On and Work From Home. This pop star chose to leave the group in order to make music by herself and has since released songs like Crying in the Club, Havana, and Never Be the Same.
Who can name this actress?
Many actors and actresses play a single role in a movie or TV show. But this actress is different! On the series she's best known for appearing in, The Vampire Diaries, she played not one but three different characters. The Vampire Diaries aired from 2009 through 2017 and this actress appeared in the first six seasons and then returned for the eighth and final season. In the series, she played the main character of Elena Gilbert, a high school student who finds herself twisted up in the world of the supernatural, and two other doppelgängers named Katherine Pierce and Amara.
Who is this Wonder Woman actress?
This actress got her start in the public eye when she was 18 years old and won the Miss Israel 2004 pageant. But anyone who is familiar with her will know that she's definitely better known for her acting than for being a pageant participant. She landed her first international role back in 2009 when she appeared as Gisele Yashar in Fast & Furious, a role that this actress has reprised for the other films in the series since then. She gained a lot of attention more recently among movie fans when she was cast as the title role in Wonder Woman.
Who can name this pop star?
Many celebrities change their image as their time in the spotlight goes on. This pop star is definitely one that's familiar with changing her image and has made quite a few major changes to her image and her musical sound since she first came into the spotlight. She got her start in the music world when she moved to Nashville as a teen in order to pursue a career in the country music world. Since then, she has gotten more into pop music and has released songs like Blank Space, Shake It Off, ...Ready For It?, and Out of the Woods.
Who is this singer and actress?
This actress got her start in Hollywood when she was a child model. She worked for various different brands like Macy's and Old Navy as well as performing in a Kidz Bop music video. Some celebrities have had really unique roads to fame and it's obvious that this singer and actress is one of them! She started to become more well-known in Hollywood after she appeared on the Disney Channel in the shows Shake It Up and K.C. Undercover. Since leaving the Disney Channel, she's been in movies like The Greatest Showman and Spider-Man: Homecoming as well as the upcoming sequel, Spider-Man: Far From Home.
Who is this former One Direction star?
This singer first rose to fame as one of the contestants on The X-Factor in his home country of England. Unfortunately, he was eliminated from the show pretty early, ending his run as a solo contestant. Luckily, he was brought back and made one of the members of the boy band One Direction. In 2015, the group went on an indefinite hiatus and one year later, this singer announced his plans to go solo. His debut self-titled album was released in 2017 and features songs like Sign of the Times, Kiwi, and Sweet Creature. Which former One Direction member is this?
Who is this Riverdale actress?
This actress is one that hasn't been in the spotlight for very long but is definitely one that has caught the attention of people since she landed her first major role. In 2017, she began appearing on The CW's suspenseful teen series Riverdale as the role of Veronica Lodge. Riverdale is a live-action adaptation of the Archie comics. While those comics are pretty fun and lighthearted, Riverdale has put a much darker spin on the series and turned it into a pretty unique show. Although Riverdale was this actress' first major role, she has also appeared in films like Netflix's The Perfect Date.
Who knows this actress' name?
This actress has been in various movies and TV projects since the late 2000s. She started out appearing in a soap opera called Neighbours in her home country of Australia before she made her way to the US and got into the world of Hollywood. Starting in 2011, she played the role of Laura Cameron on the series Pan Am and appeared in a few other projects but her first major role came when she appeared alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street as Naomi. Since then, she's played the lead role in I, Tonya and played Harley Quinn to Jared Leto's Joker.
Who is this Pretty Little Liars actress?
This actress had a few small roles in movies and TV shows through the late 2000s but the first role that really pushed her into the spotlight came in 2010. In that year, she was cast on the suspenseful and mysterious teen series Pretty Little Liars as Emily Fields, a high school student whose life is changed after one of her friends goes missing and she becomes the target of an anonymous figure who knows all her secrets. Since then, she's gone on to appear in other movies and TV shows including You where she played the role of Peach.
Name this reality TV star.
Who thinks they know the name of this reality TV star? It's hard to avoid this famous family no matter where we look which is great for people who are fans of them. She initially rose to fame on a reality TV series that airs on E! that features her entire family including all of her sisters, brother, and her parents. She's become a huge star on social media and has worked with several brands like PacSun. Along with collaborating with other brands, she's launched some products of her own like her own app and a makeup line that features lipstick and eyeshadow palettes.
Name this singer.
This singer became well-known in the world of music in the mid-2000s as the lead singer of Panic! at the Disco. Today, he's the last remaining member of Panic! at the Disco and last released music in 2018 when Panic! at the Disco's sixth studio album, Pray for the Wicked, was released. Outside of being the last remaining original member of the band, this singer has collaborated with other singers on songs as well. In 2019, he was featured on Taylor Swift's catchy song Me! and in 2018 he was featured on the song Roses with Benny Blanco and Juice Wrld.
Who is this?
This pop star was signed to a record label in 2007 and her debut album, The Fame, was released a year later. Even though that album is over 10 years old now, any fan of pop music will probably remember singing along to songs from it like Poker Face, Just Dance, and Paparazzi. In total, she's released six studio albums. These albums have produced singles like Bad Romance, Telephone, Born This way, and The Cure. Along with he music career, she appeared in the movie A Star Is Born alongside Bradley Cooper and performed the song Shallow for the movie.
Who is this ex-Disney Channel star?
This ex-Disney Channel star is definitely no stranger to the spotlight. Even before she was working as an actress in small movie and TV roles as a kid, she was in the spotlight because of the fact that her dad has been a huge musician since way back in the early 1990s. In 2006, she began playing the lead role on Hannah Montana, a show about a high school student who leads a secret double life as a pop star. She's been in other movies and TV shows like The Last Song and has released songs like The Climb and We Can't Stop.
Who is this singer?
In the early 2000s, this singer formed a girl group with two of her classmates and auditioned in front of a record producer in the hopes of getting noticed for their musical abilities. This singer was invited to audition with him a couple more times before she recorded a demo that was sent off to record label executives and she was eventually signed. She has released eight albums that have produced singles like Umbrella, Disturbia, Diamonds, and Work. Along with music, she's been in movies like Home and Ocean's 8 as well as owning her own makeup line, Fenty Beauty.
Who knows this actress' name?
This actress made her debut in the acting world when she appeared on the VH1 competition series In Search of the New Partridge Family. The competition didn't actually end up resulting in a TV show but it still introduced us to this actress who went on to appear in quite a few movies and TV shows and has been nominated or and won several different awards for the performances she has given. Some of the movies and TV shows she has appeared in include the animated film The Croods, Zombieland, la La Land, Easy A, and The Amazing Spider-Man. Who knows who this is?
Name this singer.
This singer may only be 17 years old but she's accomplished some pretty huge things already in the musical world. Her debut studio album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?, was released in 2019 and had one of the largest initial weeks in a new album of the year so far. This singer initially rose to fame with the song Ocean Eyes which she had initially written for her brother but ended up releasing as a single herself instead. Some other songs this singer is known for include Bad Guy, You Should See Me in a Crown, and When The Party's Over.
Name this superhero actor.
This actor got his start in the world of acting when he appeared on stage productions in his home of England when he was younger. He started making his way into movies with roles in films like How I Live Now and In the Heart of the Sea. Even though this actor has been in quite a few different projects, he's best known for playing the role of one superhero. In 2016, he took on the role of Peter Parker, also known as Spider-Man, and has played that superhero in a few different MCU films like Spider-Man: Homecoming and Avengers: Endgame.
What's this actress' name?
Many actors and actresses work in Hollywood for quite a while before they land a huge role that really pushes them into the spotlight. That's definitely not the case for this actress who first became known for playing the role of Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter series, a series of films that gave her international fame from a very young age. She appeared in all eight of the movies in the series and went on to be in quite a few other movies after the Harry Potter series came to a close, including This Is the End and Beauty and the Beast.
Who is this singer?
This singer first rose to fame when she was self-releasing her music on different social media platforms and gained such a following there that even record labels couldn't help but take notice of her. In 2014, she released her debut EP, Room 93, and was the opening act on tours with The Weeknd and Imagine Dragons in 2015 as a way to promote her music. Her debut album, Badlands, was released in 2015 and her second album came out two years later. Some of the songs that this singer is known for include Colors, Bad at Love, Him & I, and Without Me.
Who knows this rapper's name?
There are a lot of celebrities that go by stage names and only real fans know their actual name. This rapper's name is Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar but it's definitely not the name that most people know her by. She initially gained attention after she got followers on the social media app Vine and she became one of the cast members on the VH1 reality series Love & Hip-Hop: New York where her journey to try to become a musician was documented. In 2018, her debut album, Invasion of Privacy, was released and produced singles like Bodak Yellow and I Like It.
Who can remember this actress' name?
This actress is like some other people working in Hollywood in that she got her start in the spotlight when she was a child model. She appeared in advertisements for a ton of different brands when she was a kid, including some like McDonald's, Target, Disney, and Guess Kids. But modeling is definitely not what this young star is known for! She's known more for her acting and has appeared in several movies and TV shows. Most notably, she plays the role of Zoey Johnson on the sitcom Black-ish and the spin-off series, Grown-ish. She's also set to star alongside Charles Melton in The Sun is Also a Star.
Who knows this actress' name?
This actress has been working in Hollywood for most of her life and started her life as an actress when she was a child in various TV shows where she had small roles. Her first major role that really got her noticed came when she appeared on an ABC Family series for a few years. In 2014, she landed the lead role of Tris in Divergent and played that role for the rest of the movies in the series. She also played Hazel Grace in the movie adaptation of John Green's film The Fault in Our Stars and appeared in HBO's Big Little Lies.
Name this Gossip Girl actress.
This actress' first big role came when she appeared in the movie The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, a movie about a group of friends who are forced to spend a summer apart but find themselves connected through a pair of jeans that seem to magically fit all of them. Along with being in that movie, this actress is known for playing the role of Serena in The CW's Gossip Girl and being in movies like The Shallows, A Simple Favor, and The Age of Adaline. Along with all of her accomplishments as an actress, she's also known for being married to actor Ryan Reynolds.
Name this actress.
This actress is one that any millennial that grew up watching the kids' sitcoms on Nickelodeon is sure to recognize. From 2005 through 2008, she played the role of Lola Martinez on the series Zoey 101 alongside Jamie Lynn Spears, the younger sister of pop star Britney Spears. After that, she stayed on Nickelodeon and landed the lead role in the series Victorious. On this show, she played the role of Tori Vega, one of the students at a performing arts high school. Since then, she's been on other shows like Undateable and Eye Candy as well as movies like Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List.
Who is this country star?
This country music star got her start in the music world in 2007 when she appeared on the reality competition series Nashville Star. Even though she didn't win the show, she still became a huge star in the world of country music and had her debut album, titled Same Trailer Different Park, was released in 2013. This album won the Grammy Award for Best Country Album and featured the song Merry Go 'Round. In 2018, her second album was released and was nominated for and won four different awards at the Grammy's. She was also one of the musicians to perform at Coachella in 2019.
Which Jonas brother is this?
The Jonas Brothers are a musical trio that released their first album in 2006. This singer is one of the three brothers that make up the group. He is the youngest of the brothers in the group and started to try to get into the world of music when he was a child and released a solo album before he teamed up with his two older brothers to make music together. The three of them have released a ton of music, including songs like Lovebug and Sucker. On his own, this singer has released songs like Jealous and been in films like Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.
Who is this actor?
This actor is one that has become pretty famous in recent years. He got his start in the acting world when he appeared on different Disney Channel shows like Austin & Ally. He also had a role on the series The Fosters for seasons three through five. But these roles are definitely not what this actor is best known for! Instead, he's known for appearing in other movies like the Netflix original films To All The Boys I've Loved Before and Sierra Burgess Is a Loser. Most recently, he starred in the Netflix original movie The Perfect Date and was cast in the upcoming Charlie's Angels movie.
Which Hadid sister is this?
Gigi and Bella Hadid are two sisters who are known for being models and are also known for coming from a pretty famous family. Their mother, Yolanda Hadid, is one of the cast members on the reality TV series The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. The two of them have become pretty big names in the modeling world and along with their famous family, have surrounded themselves with some pretty famous friends too. People who keep up with celebrity gossip might recognize this sister because of the fact that she dated Zayn Malik from One Direction for a few years and is best friends with Taylor Swift.
Who can name this singer?
Just like her fellow former Disney Channel star Selena Gomez, this singer and actress got her start in Hollywood on the show Barney & Friends when she was a child. Although it's always fun to know how someone made their way into Hollywood, the roles that this actress and singer became known for didn't actually come until later. She really rose to fame on the Disney Channel when she appeared in TV shows and Disney Channel Original Movies like Camp Rock, Sonny With a Chance, and Princess Protection Program. Since then, she's released songs like Confident, Cool For the Summer, and Sorry Not Sorry.
Who recognizes this actor and rapper?
This actor and rapper is known by many fans by his stage name, Childish Gambino. He may be known for his music now but he got his start in Hollywood as a writer and worked on several different shows like 30 Rock. He released his first album, Camp, under the name Childish Gambino in 2011 and it produced songs like Heartbeat and Bonfire that definitely got the rap world talking. Along with his music, he's known for his work in the acting world. He's the creator and star of the show Atlanta, appeared on Community, and premiered his film Guava Island at Coachella in 20
Which sister is this?
These days, it's pretty difficult to avoid seeing the Kardashian-Jenner family just about everywhere. They have multiple TV series that follow them, they have fashion brands and makeup brands, they have their own apps, and they have huge social media followings. This member of the Kardashian-Jenner family is one that, like her sisters, has been appearing on the family's TV shows since the very beginning. She is the third oldest member of the family and is the owner of a denim brand that sells high-end jeans. Just like her sisters, this reality TV star definitely knows how to make the most out of her fame!
Who is this singer?
This singer initially rose to fame in the music world in 2017 when her debut self-titled studio album was released. Her single New Rules was released from this album in the same year. There are a lot of songs out there about going through the end of a relationship and struggling to move on. But does the fact that there are so many of them mean that we love them any less? Definitely not! New Rules is one of those songs and is all about the "rules" that a person should follow in order to move on past their ex.
Who can name this Game of Thrones actress?
This actress was pretty lucky in that when she was 14 years old, she landed her very first role on a TV show. Although there are a lot of actors and actresses that start off with pretty small roles and work their way up from there to become a huge name in Hollywood. This actress is definitely different than them because her first role was of Sansa Stark on the fantasy series Game of Thrones. Along with being on that series since 2011, this actress has also been in movies like X-Men: Apocalypse and is known for her relationship with Joe Jonas.
Who is this singer?
This singer originally rose to fame after he auditioned as a solo artist on the competition series The X-Factor in his home country of England. Despite the fact that he didn't make it very far on the show as a solo artist, he was brought back onto the series and the boy band One Direction was formed. This singer stayed with the group from 2010 when they were on The X-Factor through 2015 when he left the group to start making music as a solo artist. As a solo artist, he's released songs like Pillowtalk and has released two albums, Mind of Mine and Icarus Falls.
Name this pop star.
This pop star has been in the music world since the 1990s. Alongside other stars like Ryan Gosling, Christina Aguilera, and Justin Timberlake, this pop star was cast on the Disney Channel reboot of the series The Mickey Mouse Club in the early 1990s. She became the pop star we know her as today when her debut album, ...Baby One More Time, was released in 1999. In total, she's released nine studio albums. Some of her singles include songs like Oops!... I Did It Again, Lucky, Stronger, and (You Drive Me) Crazy. Along with music, she has appeared in films like Crossroads.
Who knows the name of this actress?
This actress got her start in Hollywood in the early 2000s when she appeared in various different TV roles. She started to get more and more major roles before she landed her first big one, starring alongside Shia LaBeouf in the action flick Transformers. She also played the same role in the sequel film a few years later. Other movies this actress has been in include Jennifer's Body, a teen thriller, and the super nostalgic 2014 movie Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. During seasons five and six of the sitcom New Girl, she played the recurring role of Reagan Lucas and is the host of the Travel Channel show Legends of the Lost.
Who is this?
This actress first found her way into the spotlight when she was 13 years old after being cast in the film True Grit. Before this, she had been working a little in the acting industry, but this was the first big role that she landed that really got her attention. She was nominated for an Academy Award for this movie and she went on to appear in more films like Ender's Game, Pitch Perfect 2, and The Edge of Seventeen. Along with working as an actress, this star is known for her music and has released songs like Most Girls and Love Myself.
Name this Riverdale actor.
This actor got his start in the world of acting back when he was a child star and played Ben Geller on Friends. From there, he made the move to the Disney Channel with his twin brother, Dylan. The two of them appeared on the comedic series The Suite Life of Zack and Cody and its spin-off, Suite Life On Deck. He started playing the role of Jughead Jones on The CW's suspenseful series Riverdale in 2017. He also appeared in the 2019 film Five Feet Apart, a movie adaptation of a novel by the same name. Who is this actor?
Who can name this actress?
This actress initially moved to Hollywood as a teen with the hopes of getting her start in the world of music. Instead of landing a record deal, she began auditioning for different TV shows and landed a few guest roles on some shows in the early and mid-2000s. From 2010 through 2017, she played the role of Aria Montgomery on the series Pretty Little Liars, a suspenseful show about a group of friends who are trying to solve the mystery of their friend's disappearance. Along with being on Pretty Little Liars, she also appeared in movies like Truth or Dare and Dude.
Name this actress.
This actress started working in the early and mid-2000s as a child model and actress. Some of the shows and movies that she had roles in during this time include Entourage, The O.C., and Stuck On You. She had more roles on different shows like Big Love after that but the role that most millennial probably recognize this actress really rising to fame in is the Disney Channel series Shake It Up. On this series, she starred alongside Zendaya as CeCe Jones from 2010 through 2013. From 2017 through 2018, she was in the show Famous in Love and has been in movies like The Babysitter.
Who is this model and actress?
This actress and model started in the modeling world when she signed to a modeling agency when she was 14 years old. She started working for brands like Kohl's and Nordstrom for their print advertising and eventually started to audition for different TV show roles in the hopes of getting into acting. In 2013, she rose to fame after appearing as one of the models in the music video for Blurred Lines, a song by Robin Thicke, T.I., and Pharrell Williams. Since then, this model has gotten into the world of acting with roles in movies like Gone Girl and I Feel Pretty.
Who is this Captain Marvel actress?
This actress started out in the acting world in the late 1990s and early 2000s in various comedic roles on shows like Raising Dad. She started appearing in different movies in the early 2000s, including a role as a Six Chick in the romantic comedy 13 Going on 30, a high school student in 21 Jump Street, and the character Envy in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. More recently, she has gained attention for her portrayal of the title character in the MCU movie Captain Marvel, a role that she also played in the MCU film Avengers: Endgame, both of which were released in 2019.
Who is this?
This actress and model has been working in Hollywood for quite some time. She first caught the attention of the fashion world in 2011 when she walked the catwalk during London Fashion Week that year. Throughout her years as a model, she has worked for various brands like Chanel, H&M, Saint Laurent, and Victoria's Secret, among many others. Along with being a model, she's also worked as an actress and voiced one of the radio DJs in Grand Theft Auto V. In 2015, She appeared in the movie adaptation of John Green's novel Paper Towns where she played Margo and has been in other movies like Pan and Tulip Fever.
Name this actor.
This actor got his start in the acting world in the mid-to-late 2000s when he appeared in the soap opera Neighbours in his home country of Australia. This actor is definitely no stranger to the spotlight because his brother is also a big name in Hollywood and is well-known among movie fans for playing the role of Thor in the MCU films. This actor has been in a lot of different movies too, including some like The Hunger Games where he played the role of Gale, Isn't It Romantic, and The Last Song, a movie that he starred in alongside his wife, Miley Cyrus before they were married.