Before and After Fame: 22 Startling Celebrity Photos

Celebrities before fame are oftentimes very different than the after photos with names (and sometimes faces) you might not recognize. Without the money for fashion, new follicles and fake tanning products, they’re just regular folks like you and me. Only now, they look better than us and might run for president in 2020.

Since the Internet never forgets, we decided to round up some not-so-familiar photos of famous faces prior to their big breaks, the Walter Whites before they were Heisenberg, the Steve Carells before “that’s what she said.” Here are our favorite celebrity before-and-after fame photos.

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