10 Celebrities That First Started On Reality TV

They might be staring in your favorite TV show or even a film, but not many people know that these stars started as contestants and some as performers in reality tv shows.  Here are some of the present celebs who have come from far on rough reality TV starts. It’s safe to say that the reality show casting teams made good picks on these people, as they were able to transform the shows they were in into some of the best reality tv shows out there.

#10  Larvene Cox – I Want to Work for Diddy

Larvene Cox - I want to work for Diddy

Actress Laverne Cox made her way into the public eye as a contestant on VH1’s top reality shows I Want to Work for Diddy. She was nominated for an Emmy Award for her role as transgender inmate, Sophia Bursett, in the critically acclaimed Netflix series Orange is the New Black. Her latest role is in the soon to be released remake of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, in which she has a starring role as Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Laverne is an LGBT activist and was the first openly transgender woman to appear on the cover of Time Magazine in 2014. 

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