15 Famous People at the Start of Their Careers vs Today

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We often see our favorite celebrities on our screens, and we’re pretty familiar with how they look. But a quick glance at their throwback photos, around the time when they were just starting out with their careers, could help us develop a better appreciation for all their hard work. And remind us of their stunning transformations through the years.

1. Beyoncé (1998)

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2. Kate Beckinsale (1999)

3. Anne Hathaway (2001)

4. Ryan Reynolds (1991)

5. Lindsay Lohan (2002)

CJ Contino/Everett Collection/East News, Invision/Invision/East News

6. Cate Blanchett (1999)

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7. Tom Cruise (1986)

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8. Taylor Swift (2007)

Michael Germana / Everett Collection / EAST NEWS, Invision / Invision / East News

9. Zac Efron (2005)

EVERETT COLLECTION / EAST NEWS, Jack Shea / Starshots / Broadimage / Broad Image / East News

10. Kristen Stewart (2005)

11. George Clooney (1985)

12. Meryl Streep (1979)

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13. Emma Stone (2007)

EVERETT COLLECTION/EAST NEWS, David Acosta/Image Press Agency/BWP Media/East News

14. Leonardo DiCaprio (1989)

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15. Gigi and Bella Hadid (2014)

Andy Kropa /Invision/AP/East News, Xavier Collin/Image Press Agency/BWP Media/East News
Please note: This article was updated in April 2022 to correct source material and factual inaccuracies.
Preview photo credit LFI/Photoshot/REPORTER/East News, Invision/Invision/East News


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