Dec 11, 2008

Top 10 Breakout Stars Of 2008--Forbes

Robert Pattinson of Twilight Forbes Breakout Stars 2008These celebrities were once struggling to reach stardom but in 2008, they become famous and real stars. Miley Cyrus was the biggest Breakout Star in 2007 according to Forbes. Who is on top this year?

Below--List of Breakout Stars for 2008 by Forbes

Jonas Brothers, Nick, Joe and Kevin, of Camp Rock Forbes Breakout Stars 2008Jonas Brothers, Nick, Joe and Kevin, are the biggest Breakout stars this year, starring in Disney Channel's show "Camp Rock", releasing a hit album "A Little Bit Longer", and having sold-out concert tours.

David Cook and David Archuleta of American Idol Forbes Breakout Stars 2008The Davids were the last two contenders in the seventh season of American Idol. They have been part of the Idol concert tour. And both singers have released their anticipated albums which are selling like hotcakes in stores nowadays.

He starred as Don Draper on AMC's Emmy-winning series "Mad Men", seen on various magazine covers, and will be part of the upcoming movie "The Day the Earth Stood Still" together with Keanu Reeves and Jennifer Connolly.

4. Rachel Maddow
Aside from being a host in her Air America radio program, this AIDS activist became a television hit in "The Rachel Maddow Show" on MSNBC, often beating CNN's Larry King in the ratings game.

5. Robert Pattinson (Headline Photo)
Once known as Cedric Diggory in the Harry Potter series, he is now gaining more attention with his role as Edward Cullen in the "Twilight" adaptation which opened with a whopping $70 million at the U.S. box office.

6. Demi Lovato
Is she Disney's Next Big Thing? She is known in Disney Channel's show "Camp Rock" opposite Joe Jonas. She has toured with the Jonas Brothers and has released her debut album.

7. Selena Gomez
She is a good friend of Demi Lovato. Gomez stars as Alex Russo in Disney Channel's show "Wizards of Waverly Place", and even lends her voice as the 96 Daughters with Samantha Droke in the movie "Horton Hears a Who!".

8. Shenae Grimes
She is the lead star of the 1990s remake, 90210, on CW. She has been the subject of several tabloids with rumors that she has an eating disorder. She denied the reports though.

9. Katy Perry
Perry became known due to her catchy single, "I Kissed a Girl", which is now a worldwide hit, reaching number 1 in more than 20 countries. Her new single, "Hot N Cold", is also doing good in the charts.

10. Whitney Port
Port stars in the MTV reality show series "The Hills". Also, she was once a fashion
contributor for "Teen Vogue". She will soon have her own show, "The City".


Top 10 Breakout Stars Of 2008--Forbes


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