The top professionals 35 and under, surfaced by LinkedIn data and more. These are the 10 stars finding new ways to keep us listening, watching and laughing.

  • Jack Conte

    Co-founder and CEO, Patreon

    Conte is no stranger to the struggles of a working musician. As a singer-songwriter...

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  • Daveed Diggs

    Actor, rapper and teacher

    Not only has history proven him wrong — the “Hamilton” star’s electrifying performances...

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  • Cynthia Frelund

    Predictive analytics expert, NFL Media

    Who should you pick in your fantasy football draft? Your best bet would be to ask...

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  • Grady Gamble

    COO and CFO, Adaptive Studios

    Gamble is the chief operating officer and chief financial officer for Adaptive Studios, a new...

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  • Thomas Gayno

    Product lead, Spotify

    Gayno wields an impressive tech resume: Expedia, YouTube, Google, startup founder, acquiree...

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  • Sal Gentile

    Writer, "Late Night with Seth Meyers"

    Gentile found an unexpected sweet spot. The writer for “Late Night with Seth Meyers” is a...

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  • Alana Mayo

    Vice president of production, Paramount Pictures

    Hollywood breakthroughs are rare. As evidenced by the all-white Oscar...

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  • Vinith Misra

    Senior data scientist, Netflix

    Fans of HBO’s “Silicon Valley” will be familiar with Misra — or at least his code...

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  • Tyler Nelson

    Television and film editor

    Nelson spent nearly a decade editing for film and television and became more...

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  • Lindsey Stirling

    Violinist, dancer, composer and YouTube star

    It’s hard to put a label on Stirling. She’s a classical violinist, chart-topping hip-hop and EDM artist...

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