Without question That ‘70s Show is one of the best things that ever aired on television. It offered the viewers a new and amusing look at how juvenile American society would be during the 1970s.
More than that, it came as a machine that produced some of the best future stars in Hollywood. Just by scratching the surface we come up with big names like Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis and Topher Grace, who all started as geeks of the Wisconsin town.
Almost all of the main teen cast went on to have prosperous careers. Past that, the show also embarked a new dawn to some of its guest stars.
Today we bring you a list of some actors who have had the guest role on That ‘70s Show and went on to become mainstream stars in the future.
#5. Rachel Bilson
Rachel Bilson had just appeared in a few TV shows and movies before she showed up as Christy, the girl who meets Fez at a wedding on That ‘70s Show’s 21st episode of season 6. She was starring as Summer Roberts on The O.C. when she made her guest appearance on the show.
In 2005, she collected three Teen Choice Awards for her appearance in The O.C. She was also able to land roles in other TV shows and movies like How I Met Your Mother, Jumper, Chuck and many more.
#4. Jenna Fischer
Her appearance as Stacy Wanamaker on the episode, Don’t Lie to Me, during the seventh season of That '70s Show became a big break for her. Just three months afterward, she became one of the main cast members of The Office, where she played the role of Pam Beesley from 2005 to 2013.
She also went on to appear in a number of feature films like Blades of Glory (2007), The Promotion (2008), Hall Pass (2011), and The Giant Mechanical Man (2012). Since 2018, she has been starring in the ABC sitcom, Splitting Up Together.
#3. Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Joseph Gordon Levitt had already made a name for himself before appearing as Boddy Morgan a.k.a Eric’s buddy in episode 11 of the first season. When he made his appearance on the show, Joseph was still working on 3rd Rock From the Sun.
After the show, he went to star in movies like Looper, Dark Knight Rises, Inception and many more making him one of the most talked about celebrities in the Hollywood.
#2. Amy Adams
When talking about getting a breakthrough after appearing in That ‘70s show, no one had it better than Amy Adams. Amy appeared as Kat Peterson in the season 2 episode Burning Down the House. Two years afterward, she was hired by Steven Spielberg, to star in the movie, Catch Me If You Can.
Later on, she continued appearing in feature films like Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, Junebug, Man of Steel, Nocturnal Animals and more. She has earned numerous accolades, including two Golden Globe Awards, five Academy Awards nominations, 6 BAFTAs and many more.
#1. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson
The Rock’s appearance on the season 1 episode, The Wrestling Episode was his first non-WWF credit TV appearance.
In 2002, he starred in his first role as a lead actor in the movie The Scorpion King. Dwayne was paid a massive $5.5 million for the movie, setting a world record for the highest paycheck for an actor in his first movie.
He then starred in such movies as, The Fast and the Furious franchise, San Andreas, Central Intelligence, Rampage, and his most recent box office hits Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and Skyscraper.
As of 2018, he is the highest paid actor in the world.
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