A-List Stars Turning 50 in 2024: Celebrating Milestones
In 2024, several A-list stars are reaching a significant milestone as they turn 50.
This diverse list includes movie stars, supermodels, TV hosts, and reality TV personalities.
Let’s take a closer look at these celebrities who have left a lasting mark on the entertainment world.
Born: November 11, 1974 Leonardo DiCaprio, known for his matinee idol looks and formidable acting talent, was born in Los Angeles.
He began his acting career in the late 1980s with commercials, leading to recurring roles in TV shows like “Growing Pains” and “Parenthood.”
His breakthrough came with roles in “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape,” “Romeo + Juliet,” and the iconic “Titanic.” DiCaprio’s career continued to flourish with acclaimed performances in films like “The Revenant” and “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.”
Beyond acting, he’s a passionate environmental advocate.
Born: April 17, 1974 Victoria Beckham, formerly known as Posh Spice in the Spice Girls, rose to fame in the ’90s. After the group disbanded, she ventured into a solo music career and dabbled in reality TV shows.
Victoria’s transition into the world of fashion design has been equally successful.
She married soccer star David Beckham and is now known for her fashion label and a Netflix docuseries that offers an intimate look at her family.
Born: August 20, 1974 Amy Adams, a versatile redhead hailing from Italy, is celebrated for her acting prowess. She began her career as a dancer and made her film debut in “Drop Dead Gorgeous.”
Her breakthrough came with “Junebug,” earning her an Academy Award nomination.
Her roles in “Enchanted,” “Doubt,” and “The Fighter” solidified her status as a Hollywood star. Adams has also ventured into stage acting with notable performances.
Born: March 5, 1974 Eva Mendes, the stunning actress, started her career with roles in “Training Day” and “2 Fast 2 Furious.” Her filmography includes “Ghost Rider,” “Hitch,” and “The Place Beyond the Pines.”
She’s not just an actress; Eva has worked as a model for various brands and even ventured into fashion design.
She shares her life with actor Ryan Gosling, with whom she has two daughters.
Born: January 16, 1974 Kate Moss, the iconic model, made her mark in the ’90s with her heroin-chic appearance in Calvin Klein ads.
Her modeling career took her to numerous high-profile campaigns and covers of magazines like Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar.
Moss’s personal life has been equally scrutinized, with relationships with Johnny Depp, a marriage to Jamie Hince, and her current relationship with Count Nikolai von Bismarck.
Her daughter, Lila Grace Moss, has followed in her modeling footsteps.
Born: April 28, 1974 Penelope Cruz is Spain’s biggest star, known for her Academy Award-winning performance in “Vicky Cristina Barcelona.” She’s been in a range of films, including collaborations with director Pedro Almodóvar.
Her Hollywood roles include “Blow,” “Pirates of the Caribbean:
On Stranger Tides,” and “The Counselor.” Cruz’s love life has seen her with A-list actors like Matt Damon, Tom Cruise, and Matthew McConaughey.
She’s married to actor Javier Bardem, with whom she has two children.
Born: July 30, 1974 Hilary Swank made her mark with an Oscar-winning role in “Boys Don’t Cry” and another Academy Award for “Million Dollar Baby.”
She also produced and starred in films like “Amelia” and “Conviction.” Swank’s diverse filmography includes “The Next Karate Kid,” “Freedom Writers,” and “Logan Lucky.”
Her personal life includes marriages to Chad Lowe and Philip Schneider, with whom she recently welcomed twins.
Born: September 19, 1974 Jimmy Fallon, a gifted comedian, started his career as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live” and later hosted “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” and “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”
He’s known for his humor in various media, including comedy albums and books. Jimmy is also the future host of “Wheel of Fortune.”
In his personal life, he’s been happily married to producer Nancy Juvonen, with whom he has two daughters.
Born: January 30, 1974 Christian Bale, known for his transformative performances, achieved fame as a child actor in “Empire of the Sun.”
He wowed audiences with roles in “American Psycho,” “The Dark Knight” trilogy, “The Fighter,” and “Ford v Ferrari.” Bale has been nominated for several Oscars and is celebrated for his acting range.
He’s married to former model Sandra ‘Sibi’ Blažić and has a daughter and son.
Born: January 30, 1974 Olivia Colman gained international fame with her role as Queen Elizabeth II in “The Crown.”
Her early work included TV comedies like “Peep Show” and “Broadchurch.” She’s received accolades for her performances in “The Favourite,” “The Father,” and “The Lost Daughter.”
Colman’s personal life includes a long-lasting marriage to actor Ed Sinclair.
Born: January 23, 1974 Tiffani Thiessen is cherished for her roles as Kelly Kapowski on “Saved by the Bell” and Valerie Malone on “Beverly Hills, 90210.” Her adult career includes appearances in TV shows and films.
Tiffani has directed and hosted cooking shows. In her personal life, she’s had high-profile relationships, including co-stars from “Saved by the Bell.”
She’s been married to actor Brady Smith since 2005 and has two children.
Born: June 1, 1974 Alanis Morissette made her mark with the rock album “Jagged Little Pill.” She’s won seven Grammy Awards and found success with hits like “You Oughta Know,” “Ironic,” and “Hand in My Pocket.”
Her dating history includes famous names like Dave Coulier and Ryan Reynolds. She’s been happily married to rapper Mario ‘Souleye’ Treadway and has three children.
Born: December 24, 1974 Ryan Seacrest is a multi-talented media personality known for hosting “American Idol,” “Live with Kelly and Ryan,” and “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.”
He’s also a producer for “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” and its spin-offs. In his personal life, he’s had relationships with Sara Jean Underwood, Julianne Hough, and Shayna Taylor and is currently dating Aubrey Paige.
Born: February 17, 1974 Jerry O’Connell is a beloved actor known for his roles in “Sliders,” “Stand by Me,” and more.
He’s also hosted and voiced characters in animated series. Jerry has been married to actress Rebecca Romijn since 2007, and they have twin daughters.
These A-list celebrities turning 50 in 2024 have left an indelible mark on the entertainment industry, and their careers and personal lives continue to captivate audiences worldwide.