Actors / Actresses

The keys to success, and inspirational traits you can learn from Hollywood's A-list actors and actresses.

Tom Cruise is an A-list actor and an outspoken Scientologist who initially set out to become a priest. With a go-getter spirit and a curiosity to find his calling, Cruise set out on a path that saw him go from a priest to a licensed pilot. But it was a wrestling injury that killed his dream of being an athlete that helped him find his real life's purpose.
Tom Hanks was not always a huge A Lister, in fact, he was very lonely and shy as a teen. He made many sacrifices, and persevered through setbacks to do what he loved.
What made Marlon Brando one of the most successful actors of all time? Find out the inspirational facts that moulded Brando into an acting genius.
For this British female mega star who stays loyal to herself: confidence is queen. When tabloids, critics and even childhood bullies tried to bring her down about her weight, she made a decision to NEVER care what others thought. Her haters vanished and her supporters grew, today she is a massive success because of her self worth and more importantly her self esteem.
Robert De Niro, is ranked as one the greatest actors of all time, due to his many compelling “Italian mafia” roles as well as witty comedy roles. His road to becoming a highly sought-after A-lister was one of following his intuition, making a major acting decision, and working hard on his craft.
Sylvester Stallone is known as one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood, not only for acting, but directing and writing smashing action-packed films such as the Rocky Series and Rambo. Find out how his sacrifice and ambition were the perfect recipe to reach his success.
Angie is the perfect blend of superstar success and world changing difference maker. She's always been different, yet completely herself, as she has a true instinct for following her heart. However, Jolie wasn't always so sure of herself, and even faced many dark periods, where she dressed gothic and experimented with knife cutting. All those who wander off course are not necessarily lost, and Jolie eventually found her life's calling.
Meryl Streep is a legend of our time, but it's the inner qualities she possesses that make her great. Her passion, her decisions, sacrifice, and inner belief.