Cameron Diaz began her career in Hollywood as a model. At the age of 16, she signed a contract with the Elite agency, starred in advertising campaigns for Calvin Klein and Levi's, and appeared on the cover of Seventeen magazine. By 21, she was an in-demand model when an agent at Elite recommended her to audition for The Mask. Then the whole world knows the story: Diaz was approved for the role of jazz singer Tina Carlisle and since then no one remembers the failed career of a top model.
“I dreamed of becoming an actress since I was four. It was then that I first appeared on stage,”says Delevingne. And the model explains his success simply: "I was remembered because I absolutely did not care about fashion." Indeed: Kara's name literally thundered in 2012. Then she was the most popular model, but already in 2014 she began to walk on the catwalk less and less. The long-awaited filming in the cinema was to blame. In 2015, five films with her participation were released at once, and in one of them - "Paper Cities" - Kara was immediately given the main role. Perhaps Delevingne will play the role of the Bond girl in the new film.
As a child, Sasha studied ballet - in one of the studios she was offered to try herself as a model. At 13, Luss signed a contract with the Avant agency. It was then that Karl Lagerfeld noticed her, inviting her to participate in the Chanel show. In 2015, Sasha became one of the most sought-after models in the world according to models.com, starred for the Pirelli calendar, Vogue and Elle covers, and also participated in hundreds of shows. She managed to try herself as an actress quite recently, in 2017, thanks to the director Luc Besson. He invited Sasha to play a cameo role in the fantastic film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. The debut was a success: immediately after the premiere, shooting began for another film directed by the director - "Anna", where Luss had already performed the main role.
Mila was only nine years old when her photo appeared on the cover of Lei magazine. Three years later, renowned fashion photographer Richard Avedon noticed her and shot Jovovich for Mademoiselle magazine. The photo shoot became fateful: after it, despite her young age, Milla appeared on the covers of 15 magazines. To finally focus on her modeling career, Jovovich even had to drop out of school, because she already had contracts with Revlon, Hugo Boss, Guess, Calvin Klein, L'Oreal. At the age of 13, Mila made her first film debut in Zalman King's film "The Confluence of Two Moons", then played several more cameo roles. But no one took her seriously as an actress until director Luc Besson approved her for the role of Leela in The Fifth Element.
Ukrainian Olga Kurylenko was brought into the world of fashion by a scout who accidentally saw a girl on the street. Several months of modeling courses - and at the age of 16 Olga already moved to Paris and entered into an agreement with Madison agency. After - gets on the covers of Elle, Madame Figaro, Marie Claire, Vogue, becomes the face of the beauty brands Clarins and Helena Rubinstein. “As a child, I never dreamed of going to Hollywood. Because I knew for sure that it was impossible,”says Olga. But she succeeded. In 2005 Olga Kurylenko made her debut in The Finger of Love directed by Diana Bertrand. A real breakthrough in the career of an actress for Olga was the role of Camilla, James Bond's girlfriend, in the film "Quantum of Solace". At the casting, she beat Cameron Diaz, Sienna Miller and other popular actresses.
Having won the Appearance of the Year competition at the age of 14, Diane Kruger signed a contract with the Elite agency and starred in advertising campaigns for Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Jil Sander, Dolce & Gabbana, Armani, appeared on the covers of Vogue, Elle. Krueger tried herself at the casting of The Fifth Element. Surprisingly, it was Luc Besson's refusal that launched her acting career. The famous director then advised Diana to change the difficult-to-pronounce surname Heidkruger to Kruger and move to Paris to complete acting courses. The first role was not long in coming: Kruger starred in the film "As You Say", which was nominated for the "Cesar" award.
Gal Gadot is an Israeli and served in the army for two years. At that time, the authorities decided to hold a photo session of the girls to improve the image of the armed forces. These shots became the first professional shooting in Gal's life. After demobilization, she began to work as a model, at the age of 18 she won the Miss Israel contest, and later became a competitor for the title of Miss Universe. Then there were contracts with La Perla, Arena, Esprit and photo sessions for glossy covers. Later, Gadot wanted to try herself in the cinema. She got her first role in the Israeli TV series "Babot". For the sake of career development, Gadot moved to the United States. It was there that her army experience came in handy: the actress, who knows how to drive a motorcycle and masterfully wields a weapon, was quickly approved for the role in Fast and Furious 4.>