Celebs Surprising Screen Debut
10 years before Jake Gyllenhaal starred in the cult classic “Donnie Darko”, he appeared in a bit role as Billy Crystal’s son in “City Slickers." He was just 11-years-old when the young actor landed the role. Of course, Jake's family has deep roots in Hollywood, he has a producer mother, director father, actress sister and his godmother is the world-famous Jamie Lee Curtis.
Even before ScarJo had a supporting role in “Home Alone 3”, she had a small role in the 1994 fantasy comedy “North”, staring fellow child actor Elijah Wood. The video above is her audition tape for her very first role, when Scarlett was just 9 years old.