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Forbes 30 Under 30

By Julie Fink
Posted On Jan 05, 2016
Forbes 30 Under 30
Forbes.com
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Hollywood’s young talent are showcased in Forbes annual 30 Under 30 list featuring top talent in the music, film, dance, writing, production and entertainment genres. The gamut of young stars sit alongside some of the brightest future leaders in the country.

Three of the judges for the esteemed list were television personality Kelly Osbourne, actress and entrepreneur Jessica Alba, television producer and writer Shonda Rhimes, and Legendary Entertainment CEO Thomas Tull.

Topping that list are fan favorites like Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke (29), Star Wars duo Daisy Ridley (23) and John Boyega (23), The Danish Girl star Alicia Vikander (27), pop star Zendaya (19), “I Can’t Feel My Face” singer The Weeknd (25), “Trap Queen” rapper Fetty Wap (24) and that is just the beginning…

Check out the standouts among this years fresh 30 Under 30 crew:

Ladies

Ladies 30 Under
“Game of Thrones” Emilia Clarke (29), “Star Wars” Daisy Ridley (23), “The Danish Girl” Alicia Vikander (27)

Gents

Gents 30 Under
“Star Wars” John Boyega (23), “How to Get Away With Murder” Matt McGorry (29), “Straight Outta Compton” Corey Hawkins (27)

Music

Music 30 Under 30
“Trap Queen” Fetty Wap (24), “The Hills” The Weekend (25), “New Americana” Halsey (21)

The two youngest to hit the list are Canadian musician with hit single “Stitches” Shawn Mendes (17) and actress/musician Zendaya (19).

Zendaya arrives at the 2nd Annual Diamond Ball - Santa Monica

Shawn Mendes performs at the 102.7 KIIS FM's Jingle Ball - Show

See the full Forbes 30 Under 30 list of impressive young talent in all the fun categories which include tech, media, art & style, finance, education and sports – to name a few.

Love this list! (Although what am I to do with this inner battle between complete inspiration and inadequacy?)

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