At 28, Dame Harriet Walter Was The Only Woman On Stage
The 'Succession' actor talks beating anorexia, declining marriage proposals, and envying Meryl Streep.
At 28, Tori Amos Found Her Voice
In 1991, the singer released "Silent All These Years," a searing ballad about sexual assault.
At 28, New Mom Martha Raddatz Was Hungry For Hard News
But as soon as she returned to the newsroom, the comments started.
At 28, Huma Abedin Was Sleeping On Couches & Wearing Zara
With her memoir, ‘Both/And,’ Hillary Clinton's right hand finally tells her own story.
At 28, Padma Lakshmi Landed Her First Cookbook Deal
“That was the year my food career started,” she tells Bustle.
At 28, Salma Hayek Had A “Naughty & Illegal” Habit
Plus, how the Oscar-nominated actress blew her first fat paycheck.
At 28, Jane Goodall Was Living In The Forest Doing Research
“Chimps don’t have weekends, so I didn’t either,” she says of her schedule in Tanzania.
At 28, Andie MacDowell Got Her Big Acting Break & Had A Baby
The 63-year-old actor reflects on the year “everything happened at once.”
At 28, Cherry Jones Read 'The Handmaid's Tale.' Years Later, She'd Star In It.
The novel haunted the actor, even as she was living it up with her “theater mates.”
At 28, Anita Hill Found A “Safer” Space To Live & Work
The author and educator talks about her reasons for leaving Washington, D.C.
At 28, Gabrielle Union Got The "Greatest Gift" Of All — Therapy Sessions
"I somehow figured out how to thrive even in the darkness that I was wrapped up in like a cocoon."
Billie Jean King’s Very Good Year
The tennis champion and activist shares what her life looked like at age 28.
At 28, Sheryl Crow Was Waiting Tables & Jumping Onstage At Clubs
“I just was ballsy, man.”
At 28, Sophie Ellis-Bextor Was Returning To Pop With A Whole New Perspective
With a new baby and a third album on the way, the singer describes it as a "pivotal" moment in her career.
At 28, Patti Smith Smoked Pot, Ate Pizza & Wrote Poetry
She also put out her seminal album, 'Horses.'
At 28, Rita Moreno Was Frustrated With Her Acting Career
“I remember asking my agents to submit me for a role in something and [the casting directors] wouldn’t even see me.”