How 20 Stars Who Stole Our Hearts in the 2000s Look Today

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The 2000s gave us a ton of new trends and with it rose music and films that we love to this day. The stars of then haven’t been forgotten and many even still have a prominent career now. However, 2 decades have passed since the turn of the century, so it’s always fascinating to see how some of our famous teen crushes have aged.

1. Jena Malone, Life as a House

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2. Jonathan Bennett, Mean Girls

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3. Chad Michael Murray, Freaky Friday

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4. Raven-Symoné, That’s So Raven


5. Josh Hartnett, Pearl Harbor

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6. Adam Brody, The O.C.

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7. Tom Welling, Smallville

8. Hilary Duff, A Cinderella Story

9. Jesse McCartney, Keith

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10. Hayden Panettiere, Heroes

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11. Brandon Flowers, The Killers

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12. Cillian Murphy, 28 Days Later...

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13. Hugh Dancy, Ella Enchanted

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14. Jennifer Connelly, Hulk

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15. Shane West

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16. Wentworth Miller, Prison Break

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17. Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Final Destination 3

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18. Milo Ventimiglia, Gilmore Girls

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19. David Boreanaz

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20. Ben Barnes, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

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Who was your crush in the 2000s? We`d love to hear about it in the comments!

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