Top 10 TV Stars Who Outgrew Their Show
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These TV stars eventually outgrew the TV shows they were a part of. For this list, we’re looking at TV stars who transcended their humble beginnings. The main thing is they led successful careers outside of the show; so, whether they left the series or stayed is not important. Our list includes actors such as Steve Carrell, Melissa McCarthy, Will Smith, George Clooney, Jason Segel, Jennifer Aniston, and more. Join WatchMojo as we count down our picks for the Top 10 TV Stars Who Outgrew Their Show.

List Rank and Entries:
#10. Will Smith
#9. Jason Segel
#8. Chris Pratt
#7. Dan Stevens
#6. Jennifer Aniston
#5. Donald Glover
#4. George Clooney
#3, 2, 1: ???

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  1. No Tom Hanks? No Jim Carrey? No Robin Williams? But you have Donald Glover, who is arguably still more of a TV star than a movie star? And Dan Stevens, who didn’t outgrow the show so much as the show ended, and had only been in one major movie since?

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