2015 Oscar Movies Featuring Your Favorite TV Stars
Shows like 'American Horror Story' and 'Downton Abbey' have developed some real talent.
Isn't it fun when you recognize a TV star in a major motion picture? Everyone and their mother loves to play the "Wasn't he in ____?" game in front of the TV. In the old days, making the transiton from the small to big screen meant a major career bump. Now, it's still a big deal. But a lot of TV shows have caught up to film—writing-wise— so you see more crossover. TV actors really need to be able to act these days. So it's with little surprise we were able to spot a handful of TV stars in Oscar-nominated films in 2014. Here they are in no particular order: