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Child Actors Who Got Better With Age

These child actors bring Transformation Tuesday to a new level.  Take a stroll down memory lane, and peruse these cuties.

Matthew Lewis

Remember Neville Longbottom, from Harry Potter?

He grew up!

Taylor Lautner

Yes, we all know what Taylor Lautner looks like!

But do we remember him in Cheaper by the Dozen 2 or Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl? Awwww...

Ryan Merriman

If you were anything like me, you were a fan of the Disney Channel original movies, such as The Luck of the Irish and the lead role Kyle.

This is Ryan Merriman now.

Corbin Bleu

Now this is a real surprising one for me.  In High School Musical, Corbin Bleu used to look like this:

Now he looks like this:

Bow Wow

The rapper and Like Mike star made a huge transformation.

We’re happy he lost the corn rows.

Jake T. Austin

This one was a little on the edge of my childhood years, but I still remember The Wizards of Waverly Place and Max:

Now all grown up…

Shia Labeouf

We’re so happy this Even Stevens star is still around….

….because now we have:

Although personally, I’m not a fan of his current bearded look.

Freddy Highmore

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory...

Now he’s in Bate’s Motel!

These guys show us any transformation really is possible! 

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