9. Simon Baker. When CBS grounded "The Guardian" in 2004, Simon Baker attempted to kick start his film career. Unfortunately, "Land of the Dead" and "Something New" bombed at the box office. Then came "Smith," his second CBS drama, which was canceled after only a handful of episodes. Apparently, the third time's the charm; "The Mentalist" is this year's highest-rated new show. Jim Spellman/WireImage.com - May 14, 2008
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