At 28, Patti Smith Smoked Pot, Ate Pizza & Wrote Poetry
She also put out her seminal album, 'Horses.'
At 28, Rita Moreno Was Frustrated With Her Acting Career
“I remember asking my agents to submit me for a role in something and [the casting directors] wouldn’t even see me.”
At 28, Liz Phair Traded Her Rock Star Life For Domestic Bliss
“I had gone from a period of succeeding in my rebelliousness to almost imitating the very thing I was rebelling against.”
At 28, Regina Hall Was Making Her First Movie & Drinking Boxed Wine
“I’d never been on a big set before, so it was a lot of learning on the spot.”
Atoosa Rubenstein Knew She Made It Once She’d Been Spoofed By 'SNL'
The beloved CosmoGIRL! and Seventeen editor reflects on her time in media.
At 28, Tig Notaro Was A High School Dropout & Aspiring Stand-up
Notaro says getting comfortable as a stand-up was a lot like realizing her sexuality: “Once I figured it out, I was like, ‘Oh, this is it.’”
Kelly Ripa Has Shrewd Advice For Never Getting Screwed In A Work Deal
"My husband had no acting experience when he got his job at All My Children...and he was paid more than me immediately."
At 28, Jean Smart Got the Role That Would Change Her Career
After becoming a standout in regional theater in the Pacific Northwest, Smart took the leap and moved to New York City.
At 28, Kim Fields Hadn't Yet Embraced Her "Inner Badass"
“I didn’t claim depression, but if I’m being real with myself, I’m sure there was a little bit of that there.”
Catherine Zeta-Jones Made 'Zorro' And Met Michael Douglas At 28
“I did say to him, ‘I've heard a lot about you, I've read a lot about you, and it's all true. Goodnight.’”
At 28, Lisa Vanderpump Traveled The World & Went On Tour With The Rolling Stones
The former 'Beverly Hills' housewife reflects on her wild 20s, marrying Ken Todd, and learning to take herself less seriously.
At 28, Katey Sagal Had No Interest In Becoming An Actor
She was busy learning from Bette Midler and forging her way as a musician.