These Celebs Have Changed So Much Since Their First Head Shots, Can You Even Recognize Them?


These Celebs Have Changed So Much Since Their First Head Shots, Can You Even Recognize Them?

If you want to make it big in Hollywood, you need to have a great headshot.

These close-up pictures are just as important as an actor's skills.

Here are 25 of the first headshots of some of your favorite celebrities that will make you do a double take.

Let us know how many of these celebs were you able to recognize!

1. George Clooney wasn't given the "Sexist Man Alive" title for no reason.

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2. Unsurprisingly, Denzel Washington also won that title.

3. Angelina Jolie has always looked flawless.

4. Doesn't Ben Affleck look like he could belong in "The Outsiders" cast?

5. I'm convinced that Jennifer Aniston will never age.

6. Robert Downey Jr.'s face shape has really changed in the past few decades.

7. Can you believe that's Dolly Parton? Her hair is a little over the top...

8. Natalie Portman is absolutely adorable!

9. This is Alec Baldwin, trust me.

10. Winona Ryder, another ageless celebrity.

11. Jensen Ackles was always a Hollywood heartthrob.

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12. Don't get lost in Kevin Spacey's left eye.

13. Jack Nicholson looking more serious than ever.

14. Katy Perry shared one of her early headshots on Instagram and fans were mesmerized by her big eyes.

15. Reese Witherspoon looking adorable, like always.

16. I can't tell which early headshot of Melissa McCarthy I like more.

17. Ryan Seacrest looks like himself but also doesn't look himself. You know what I mean?

18. Remember when everyone loved Tori Spelling's brunette hair?

19. Chris Pratt looks like he just rode the most gnarly wave ever.

20. Jim Carrey's headshot is my favorite. Look at that pose.

21. Jenna Dewan looked so different as a kid!

22. This isn't Leonardo DiCaprio's first headshot, since we know he started acting when he was a kid, but it's one of his early ones.

23. Young Kristen Bell looks like she has fallen in love with the photographer.

24. Russell Crowe looking more handsome than ever.

25. You can tell this is Ben Stiller just by looking at the eyes.

Which celebrity headshot was your favorite?

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