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At 28, Prue Leith Was In A Secret Affair & Sharing Apple Pie With Stoned Neighbors

The Great British Bake Off judge had a pivotal year before opening her first restaurant.

By Grace Wehniainen
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At 28, Iman Refused To Settle For Less Than What She Deserved

The style icon reflects on the ’80s and what has changed.

By Dominique Norman
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At 28, Hilary Swank Was Prepping For 'Million Dollar Baby' & Hanging With Her Parrot

The Alaska Daily star opens up about her regrets and finding success so young.

By Samantha Leach
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At 28, Melanie C Was Falling In Love & Reclaiming Her Confidence

The Spice Girl on the importance of self-worth, surviving damaging stereotypes, and her journey to recovery.

By Olivia-Anne Cleary
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At 28, Sharon Horgan Was Hoping To See Damon Albarn At The Pub

The writer and star of Bad Sisters was living a life of perhaps too much leisure.

By Samantha Rollins
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At 28, Naomi Campbell “Didn’t Think About Money”

The supermodel reflects on the dinners and designers that buoyed her late 20s.

By Brianna Kovan
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At 28, Dr. Ruth Was Dancing The Conga & Working For $1 An Hour

The sex therapist known for her frank discussions of everything from blow jobs to female pleasure is surprisingly demure when it comes to her own sexual experiences.

By Samantha Leach
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At 28, Roxanne Assoulin Was Managing Motherhood & A Jewelry Business

“I’ve had 15 minutes of fame a bunch of times.”

By Dominique Norman
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At 28, Lesley Manville Was Acting, Picketing, & Singing Kate Bush Songs

The 'Mrs. Harris Goes To Paris' actor on finding her voice and becoming 'The Crown's Princess Margaret.

By Olivia-Anne Cleary
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At 28, Tisha Campbell Was Newly Married & Dancing Through A Career Pivot

The Uncoupled star says she’s more of a “badass bitch” today than she ever was in her 20s.

By Grace Wehniainen
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At 28, Vera Wang Worked At 'Vogue' & Partied At Studio 54

"There was nothing ever like it, before or after."

By Allie Fasanella
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At 28, Rachel Dratch Was Mingling With Steve Carell & Inhaling Secondhand Smoke

As part of the storied Second City improv troupe in Chicago, Dratch got a crash course in comedy from the future 'Office' star.

By Samantha Leach
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At 28, Emma Thompson Was Already A Star — But Unhappy In Love, Actually

The 'Good Luck To You, Leo Grande' actor on sex positivity, body dysmorphia, & more.

By Olivia-Anne Cleary
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At 28, Parker Posey Swing Danced With Liev Schreiber & Ate 4 A.M. Bodega Sandwiches

Time magazine dubbed her "Queen of the Indies" — and Posey was living life to the fullest.

By Samantha Rollins
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At 28, Amanda de Cadenet Was Motorbiking With Keanu Reeves

As the host of Victoria’s Secret’s new podcast, the multihyphenate is leaning on a lifetime of prep work.

By Haley Swanson
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At 28, Minnie Driver’s Personal Life Was “Falling Apart”

After her 'Good Will Hunting' experience, the actor turned down an iconic rom-com role.

By Kate Dwyer