Most celebrities seem like they were born to be famous, so it’s hard to imagine them before they embarked on the road to stardom. But as these pictures show, some have undergone a major transformation along the way.
Picture credits: Huda Beauty, Getty Images, More Things, InStyle, Daily Linked, Before They Were Famous, Gigwise, Funny Emails, Celebrities Them & Now, Popcrush, Celebrities as kids, Blame it on the Voices, Ahlanlive, Rex Features.
Actress Charlize Theron’s yearbook photo and attending the 2012 Golden Globe Awards.
Actress Jodie Foster as a child and arriving at the Motion Picture & Television Fund's 'Reel Stories, Real Lives' event in 2011.
Actress Kate Winslet photographed as a child and attending the premiere of ‘Titanic 3D' film premiere at the Royal Albert Hall in 2012.
Model and actress Elle Macpherson photographed as a young girl and attending the 'Elle MacPherson Intimates' 10th Anniversary at Selfridges in 2011.
Actress Renee Zellweger’s yearbook photo and attending the 60th International Berlin Film Festival in 2010.
Leonardo di Caprio
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio as a child and attending the 69th Annual Golden Globes 2012.
Actor Brad Pitt’s yearbook photo and attending the 'Burn After Reading' film premiere during the 65th Venice Film Festival in 2008.
Actor George Clooney’s yearbook photo and arriving at the premiere of 'The Descendants' in 2011.
Actor Matt Damon’s yearbook photo and attending the 'Hereafter' film photocall in 2010.
Actor Antonio Banderas as a baby and attending the Australian premiere of ‘Puss in Boots’ in 2011.
Actor Matthew McConaughey’s yearbook photo and attending the 'Lincoln Lawyer' film photocall in 2011.
Singer, songwriter Lady Gaga photographed as a child and performing at New Year's Eve in Times Square in 2011.
Singer Madonna’s yearbook photo and attending the after party for the Cinema Society & Piaget screening of 'W.E.' in 2011.
Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez pictured as a child and attending the premiere of 'The Back-up Plan' in 2010.
Singer Britney Spears photographed as a child and arriving at the MTV Video Music Awards in 2011.
Singer Avril Lavigne’s yearbook photo and arriving at the Teen Choice Awards in 2011.
Actress Jennifer Aniston pictured before her prom and attending the premiere of ‘Rumor Has It’ in 2005.
Actress Julia Roberts’ yearbook photo and attending the Cinema For Peace event in 2012.
Actress Halle Berry’s yearbook photo and attending the FiFi Awards in 2011.
Actress Eva Longoria’s yearbook photo and attending the Noble Gift Gala at The Dorchester in 2011.
Actress Katie Holmes photographed as a teenager and attending the Fragrance Foundation’s Fifi Awards in 2005.
Actress Demi Moore’s yearbook photo and attending the Glamour 'Reel Moments' event in 2008.
Actress Kate Beckinsale photographed as a child and attending the 'Total Recall' film photocall in 2012.
Fashion designer Victoria Beckham pictured as a child and attending the WWD Apparel & Retail CEO Summit in 2011.