These curly haired celebrities are as famous for their hair as they are for their achievements - even winning the Nobel Prize for Physics.

Bernadette Peters

"You've gotta be original, because if you're like someone else, what do they need you for?" - Bernadette Peters

Bernadette Peters

Why: Never Seen Her Straighten Those Gorgeous Curls! Birth name: Bernadette Lazzara Born: February 28, 1948, Queens, NY Hair Type: 3b

What We Recommend for Hair Like This

  1. Standing O for Bernadette's curls!
  2. There is one thing: Keep some AG Hair Cosmetics Re:coil Curl Activating Balm handy to keep those curls springy and lively!

Quick Facts

  1. Peters is Italian.
  2. Her waist measures a purported 23 inches! Seriously?
  3. A-Lister of live theater, she has been nominated for 7 Tony Awards and won 2.
  4. Grammy nominated for her live album "Sondheim, Etc." recorded to benefit Gay Men's Health Crisis.
  5. Best known for her role opposite former flame Steve Martin in "The Jerk."

Video of Bernadette Peters with Steve Martin in The Jerk

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Libbi B.

Carole King should have been on this list. She is one of my curly heros!

Nick Valensi ;)

The article should have included Keri Russell and Taylor Swift.

Fun article. Really enjoyed it. And love all the curlies mentioned.

Oh, we have the same birthday..and nearly the same hair type..This is so cool, even though people like to call me "Diana Ross'. :)