Most of the men in Hollywood are gorgeous, so it should come as no surprise that some of them kickstarted their careers as models. Many of these men were definitely more interested in finding work as actors, but modeling scouts found them first! We’ve already featured a list on the many actresses who started out as models, so we figured it’s about time we see which actors took the same route. Here is our list of the 9 hottest actors who began their careers as models. While many of them gave up their modeling careers to pursue acting, we imagine that they’re happy knowing that they always have modeling to fall back on!
9. Ashton Kutcher
While attending the University of Iowa, Ashton Kutcher entered the “Fresh Faces of Iowa” modeling competition. He placed first and won a trip to New York City to attend the International Modeling and Talent Association Convention where he placed second. Kutcher stayed in New York and was then signed to Next modeling agency. He appeared in ads for Calvin Klein and modeled in Paris and Milan before he abandoned modeling altogether, relocated to Los Angeles and was cast in “That 70s Show.”