01/30/2014 05:20 pm ET Updated Jan 30, 2014

Late-Blooming Celebrities Prove No One's Too Old To 'Make It' In Hollywood

Many people think that it's impossible to "make it" in the entertainment industry once they've hit a certain age. With so many child and teenaged stars in the mix, it's easy to understand how an aspiring entertainer who has already reached adulthood might think he or she is over the hill in Hollywood-years. But that hill is actually far from insurmountable.

Passion, determination and talent are more important than age when it comes to making a career in entertainment. These 10 stars prove that it's never too late to follow your dreams.