HOT GALLERY: Supermodels Before They Were StarsSupermodels! They do not have super powers, but they can be quite spectacular. The role of the supermodel in our society has changed over the years, and the models themselves have expanded into areas that go far beyond modeling. Many of these lovely ladies have successful acting careers, at least one is a novelist, and another recently directed a documentary about childbirth. But enough talk. Let's look at some supermodels before they were stars. By Brett Singer
Cindy Crawford may be beautiful, but she’s no dummy. Before becoming a full-time model, she was the valedictorian of her high school and studied chemical engineering at Chicago’s prestigious Northwestern Universityâ€”on scholarship. She didn’t stay in school very long, though, because the modeling thing was going so well. Like we said, she’s smart. Here is Crawford’s classic Pepsi commercial. According to a recent Tweet, she still has “those cutoffs”. They probably still fit, too.