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Tempestt Bledsoe

Actress Tempest Bledsoe got her start at just 4 years old, appearing in commercials for Safeway grocery stores and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes. At 9, she auditioned for Bill Cosby's new sitcom "The Cosby Show." She was cast as Vanessa Huxtable, the fourth of five children in the close-knit, affluent family from Brooklyn. The show was an immediate success, earning high ratings throughout its seven-year run. After taking a few time away from the entertainment business, she returned in 2010 as the host of the Style Network's "Clean House." [+]