UPDATED: Check out the celebrities turning 40 in 2021!
Celebrities born in 1980 joined the group of stars who are 40 in 2020. In 2020, these famous people are celebrities in their 40s. Some actors and actresses who turned 40 include Frozen princess Kristen Bell and Hollywood hotties Ryan Gosling and Channing Tatum. But it's not just actors and actresses who are 40 in 2020 — there's a couple of famous athletes like tennis star Venus Williams and singer Christina Aguilera.
Zachary Levi and Zooey Deschanel are two other 40 year old actors and actresses. Rebel Wilson also joined the ranks of celebrities that are 40 years old. Are you surprised by the people on this list who are famous 40 year olds?
Even though it may be weird to think about the kid from Home Alone being a 40 year-old, there's still no denying that the entertainers on this list are impressive. These 40 year old stars look great for their age. Not only do they defy the aging process, but many of them still have very active careers that are evolving with the entertainment industry. Take a look at these 40 year old celebrities who make 40 look like the new 25.
- Ryan Thomas Gosling (born November 12, 1980) is a Canadian actor and musician. He began his career as a child star on the Disney Channel's The Mickey Mouse Club (1993–1995), and went on to appear in other family entertainment programs, including Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1995) and Goosebumps (1996). His first starring film role was as a Jewish neo-Nazi in The Believer (2001), and he went on to star in several independent films, including Murder by Numbers (2002), The Slaughter Rule (2002), and The United States of Leland (2003). Gosling gained wider recognition in 2004 with a leading role in the commercially successful romance The Notebook. For playing a drug-addicted teacher in Half... more
- Kristen Anne Bell (born July 18, 1980) is an American actress. She began her acting career by starring in stage productions while attending the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. In 2001, she made her Broadway debut as Becky Thatcher in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and starred in the Broadway revival of The Crucible the following year. In 2004, she appeared in the action thriller film Spartan and received critical praise for her performance in the television drama film Gracie's Choice. Bell garnered critical acclaim for her first major role as the title character in the teen noir drama television series Veronica Mars (2004–07). For her performance, she was awarded a Saturn... more
- Photo: Heroes Reborn / NBCZachary Levi Pugh (born September 29, 1980) is an American actor and singer. He received critical acclaim for starring as Chuck Bartowski in the series Chuck, and as the title character in Shazam!, as a part of the DC Extended Universe. Levi starred as Georg Nowack in the 2016 Broadway revival of She Loves Me opposite Laura Benanti, for which he received a Tony Award nomination. He voiced Flynn Rider in the 2010 animated film Tangled, where he performed "I See the Light" with Mandy Moore; the song won a Grammy for Best Song Written for Visual Media. He reprised the voice role in the 2012 short film Tangled Ever After and a 2017 Disney Channel television series based on the film. He has... more
- Kimberly Noel Kardashian West (born October 21, 1980) is an American media personality, businesswoman, socialite, model and actress. West first gained media attention as a friend and stylist of Paris Hilton but received wider notice after releasing a 2002 sex tape, Kim Kardashian, Superstar, with her then-boyfriend Ray J in 2007. Later that year, she and her family began to appear in the E! reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Its success soon led to the creation of spin-offs including Kourtney and Kim Take New York and Kourtney and Kim Take Miami.In recent years, West has developed an online and social media presence, including hundreds of millions of followers on... more