Time goes by when we are having fun and enjoying every moment of life. In our teenage years, we had our favorite actors or singers and couldn't stop seeing their movies or listening to their songs over and over again. In our memory, they are still young and super popular. It’s hard to believe that our favorites celebrities will turn 50 soon.
2022 is special to some celebrities as they're welcoming their Golden Jubilee Years. 50th birthday! They prepare to bid farewell to their age of 49 and hit a major life milestone.
Below are 15 celebrities who are turning 50 in 2022. Scrolling down to see them!
#1 Marlon Wayans
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Marlon Wayans is a talented actor in both comedic and dramatic genres. He is known for many movies such as Requiem for a Dream, Scary Movie, White Chicks and Marmaduke. Especially in “Requiem for a Dream" his is acting leaves viewers with a great impression.
#2 Thandiwe Newton
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Thandiwe Newton rose to Hollywood prominence during the early 2000s due to starring in multiple acclaimed movies and network TV productions. She took part in movies like Crash, The Pursuit Of Happiness and the Westworld TV series.
#3 Idris Elba
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Idris Elba is a famous actor. He starred in Pacific Rim (2013), Beasts of No Nation (2015), for which he received Golden Globe and BAFTA nominations for Best Supporting Actor, and Molly's Game (2017). Aside from acting, Elba performs as a DJ under the moniker DJ Big Driis or Idris and as an R&B musician.
#4 Sofia Vergara
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Sofia Vergarais is a Colombian and American actress and model. Vergara was the highest-paid actress in American television from 2013 to 2020. In 2009, she began playing "Gloria Delgado-Pritchett" in the ABC comedy series Modern Family for which she was nominated for four Golden Globe Awards, four Primetime Emmy Awards, and eleven Screen Actors Guild Awards.
#5 Jean Dujardin
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Jean Dujardin is a French actor and comedian. Dujardin garnered international fame and widespread acclaim with his performance of George Valentin in the 2011 award-winning silent movie The Artist. The role won him numerous awards, including the Academy Award, The Golden Globe Award, the BAFTA Award, etc.
#6 Leslie Mann
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Leslie Mann is a popular Hollywood actress, who is famous for her roles in movies like The Comedian, Vacation, etc. In 2007, Mann was invited to act in Judd Apatow's comedy Knocked Up, which grossed more than $218 million worldwide. Her performance brought rave reviews and a "Best Supporting Actress" nomination from the Chicago Film Critics Association.
#7 Rebecca Romiji
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Rebecca Romiji is an American actress and former model who is popularly known for portraying the character of “Mystique”. Since starting her professional life as a model, Romijn has posed for top companies like Christian Dior, Sports Illustrated, and Victoria's Secret.
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Eminem is an American rapper, record producer, and actor who was known as one of the most controversial and best-selling artists of the early 21st century. In 1999, he published a music album " The Slim Shady LP". The album garnered him two Grammy Awards and four MTV Video Music Awards.
#9 Carmen Electra
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Carmen Electra is an American glamour model, actress, singer, and dancer. She gained fame for her appearances in Playboy magazine, on the MTV game show Singled Out, on the TV series Baywatch and so on.
#10 Maya Rudolph
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Maya Rudolph is an actress and comedian who first put her interest in acting to work with “Groundlings”. She also has acted in numerous sitcoms, in particular NBC's Up all Night which brought smiles to viewers' faces.
#11 Gabrielle Union
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Gabrielle Union is an American actress, whose breakthrough role was in the 2000 teen film “Bring It On”. She is also known for her performance in the romantic comedy films "The Brothers", "Deliver Us from Eva", and "Think Like A Man Too".
#12 John Cho
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John Cho was born in Seoul, South Korea but moved to the United States in 1978. In 2018, he starred in the thriller film Searching, making him the first Asian American actor in history to headline a mainstream thriller film in Hollywood. He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead for his performance in Searching.
#13 Elizabeth Berkley
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Elizabeth Berkley, an American actress, played Jessie Spano in the TV series “Saved by the Bell” and Nomi Malone in "Showgirls". Despite her fame, she was poorly received by critics.
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Tarkan is a Turkish-German singer and songwriter. With the successful sales of his albums, he has been a prominent figure in Europe pop music. The album Aacayipsin sold two and a half million copies and earned Tarkan the "Best Male Pop Music Artist" award at the Turkey Music Awards.
#15 Dita Von Tesse
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Dita Von Tesse is an American vedette burlesque and businesswoman. She is credited with repopularizing burlesque performance, earning the moniker “Queen of Bulesque”. Von Teese appeared on numerous fetish magazine covers, including Bizarre and Marquis. At that time, she also appeared on the cover of Midori's book, The Seductive Art of Japanese Bondage.