While 2011 was certainly filled with the time-tested celebrities we’ve come to know and love, it was also filled with loads of new faces we’re sure we’ll be seeing again soon.
Launch the gallery and check out our list of the breakout stars of 2011. It was definitely a year for women, with a few men making a splash. It was also the year when the world discovered stars the rest of us have known about for years (yay Melissa McCarthy aka Sookie from Gilmore Girls).
Have a favorite? Let us know who your favorite breakout star is in the comments.