8. Darren Criss
Darren Criss started Team Starkid with some friends, in 2009 to celebrate theater and all things Harry Potter. By 2010 he was starring as Blaine Anderson on Glee and the rest is history.

9. Amber Lee Ettinger
If you aren’t familiar with the name Amber Lee Ettinger, you may remember ‘Obama Girl’ from the 2007 I Got a Crush…on Obama video. Since that vid went viral she has used the momentum to establish an acting career.

10. Raiza Costa Dulce Delight
Raiza Costa started her weekly YouTube cooking show, Dulce Delight shortly after moving to New York from Brazil in 2009. Her fun-loving approach and stunning desserts have earned her over 10 million views.