Notable role (as a child): Dina in the Broadway musical High Society (1998)

This funny lady has only recently become one of the most sought-after actresses in Hollywood. As her star rises, more and more people will become familiar with her childhood acting experiences. In the late '90s, Kendrick boarded a bus to NYC where she tried out for and eventually landed the role of Dina in the Broadway play High Society, with music by Cole Porter.