Happy birthday Mila Kunis! The Ukrainian-born American actress turns 35 today.
In honor of her birthday, let’s take a look at the best TV shows and movies Kunis has starred in.
That ’70s Show (1998-2006)
Kunis’s first big role was as Jackie Burkhart in the massively popular That ’70s Show. Kunis auditioned for the role when she 14 even though the minimum age for those auditioning was 18 years old.
She met her future-husband Ashton Kutcher on the show and shared her first kiss with him when she was 15.
The show lasted for eight seasons and cemented Kunis as a household name.
Family Guy (1999-)
A year after she started That ’70s Show, Seth MacFarlane asked Kunis to audition for the role of Meg. Kunis plays the daughter of Peter and Lois.
Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
Kunis’s first big break in the film industry was the Judd Apatow-produced film Forgetting Sarah Marshall.
The movie and Kunis’ performance, in particular, were praised, with critics saying, she was “adept with her performance and understands the concept of comic timing.”
Kunis credits Apatow as helping to expand her career after That ’70s Show.
Kunis’s next film role was Extract with Jason Bateman, Kristen Wiig, and Ben Affleck. Her portrayal of a con artist received positive reviews.
The Book Of Eli (2010)
Kunis co-starred in this post-apocalyptic, neo-Western action film with Denzel Washington.
Date Night (2010)
Kunis played one half of a couple with James Franco. The film also starred Tina Fey and Steve Carrell and revolved around their adventures after getting involved in a case of mistaken identity.
Black Swan (2010)
Kunis proved she wasn’t just a comedy actress with her stellar performance in Black Swan. Kunis trained as a ballerina for months in order to play Natalie Portman’s rival dancer.
The movie received five Academy Award nominations and Kunis received her first Golden Globe nomination.
Friends With Benefits (2011)
Kunis returned to her comedy roots in Friends With Benefits. Kunis co-starred in this blockbuster success with Justin Timberlake.
Kunis continued her work with Seth MacFarlane in Ted. She portrayed Mark Wahlberg‘s girlfriend.
Bad Moms (2016)
Kunis starred in Bad Moms with Kristen Bell and Christina Applegate. The film was so successful that the trio appeared in A Bad Moms Christmas in 2017.
The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018)
Kunis’s most recent project was starring in The Spy Who Dumped Me with Kate McKinnon. They two play friends who inadvertently become tangled in a CIA conspiracy.
Celebrate Mila Kunis’ birthday by watching her best shows and movies!