As a superstar actor you get your face plastered on billboards, magazine covers and television ads. You get asked to be the face of everything from hair color to toothpaste, from cars to perfume. Modeling can seem like a byproduct of success but many of these stunners actually got their start modeling.
We've all heard that modeling can be a gateway into the acting game, but often we forget that some of the A-listers of today were the catalog models of yesterday.
Here are 19 actors and actress who were models first.