Biopic Actors And The People They Played In Real Life

How close did they get?

Redditor banana_rhino put together this wonderful side by side comparison of biopic actors and the actual people they meant to portray. Enjoy:

ID: 1405421

1. Daniel Day Lewis as Abraham Lincoln:


ID: 1404637

2. Ben Kingsley as Gandhi:


ID: 1404638

3. Scarlett Johansson as Janet Leigh:


ID: 1404640

4. Penn Badgley as Jeff Buckley:

Greetings from Tim Buckley

ID: 1404642

5. Kristen Stewart as Joan Jett:

The Runaways

ID: 1404644

6. Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth:

The Queen

ID: 1404648

7. James Franco as Aaron Ralston:

127 Hours

ID: 1404664

8. Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs


ID: 1404649

9. Sean Penn as Harvey Milk:


ID: 1404705

10. Gary Oldman as Sid Vicious:

Sid And Nancy

ID: 1404743

11. Charlize Theron as Aileen Wuornos:


ID: 1404665

12. Salma Hayek as Frida Kahlo:


ID: 1404698

13. James Franco as Allen Ginsberg:


ID: 1404667

14. Robert Downey Jr. as Charlie Chaplin:


ID: 1404674

15. Jim Carrey as Andy Kaufman:

Man On The Moon

ID: 1404669

16. Cate Blanchett as Bob Dylan:

I’m Not There

ID: 1404671

17. Brad Pitt as Billy Beane:


ID: 1404672

18. Meryl Streep as Julia Child:

Julie And Julia

ID: 1404711

19. Gary Busey as Buddy Holly:

The Buddy Holly Story

ID: 1404673

20. Lindsay Lohan as Elizabeth Taylor:

Liz and Dick

ID: 1404635

21. Tom Cruise as Claus Von Stauffenberg:


ID: 1404692

22. Michael Sheen as David Frost:

Frost Vs. Nixon

ID: 1404694

23. Anthony Hopkins as Alfred Hitchock:


ID: 1404636

24. Jonathan Rhys Meyer as Elvis Presley:


ID: 1404696

25. Benicio Del Toro as Che Guevara:


ID: 1404697

26. George C. Scott as General George S. Patton:


ID: 1404700

27. John Wayne as Genghis Khan:

The Conquerer

ID: 1404701

28. Josh Brolin as George W. Bush:


ID: 1404702

29. Gary Sinise as Harry Truman:


ID: 1404703

30. Leonard DiCaprio as Howard Hughes:

The Aviator

ID: 1404706

31. Aaron Johnson as John Lennon:

Nowhere Boy

ID: 1404645

32. Joaquin Phoenix as Johnny Cash:

Walk The Line

ID: 1404643

33. Ed Harris as Jackson Pollock:


ID: 1404708

34. Colin Farrell as Alexander The Great:


ID: 1404668

35. James Franco as James Dean:

James Dean

ID: 1404709

36. Sam Riley as Ian Curtis:


ID: 1404710

37. Forest Whitaker as Id Amin:

The Last King Of Scotland

ID: 1404707

38. Colin Firth as King George VI:

The King’s Speech

ID: 1404712

39. Andre 3000 as Jimi Hendrix:

All Is By My Side

ID: 1404713

40. Gary Oldman as Lee Harvey Oswald:


ID: 1404714

41. Val Kilmer as Jim Morrison:

The Doors

ID: 1404715

42. Denzel Washington as Malcolm X:

Malcolm X

ID: 1404717

43. Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher:

The Iron Lady

ID: 1404718

44. Jesse Eisenberg as Mark Zuckerberg:

The Social Network

ID: 1404719

45. Will Smith as Muhammad Ali:


ID: 1404720

46. Heath Ledger as Ned Kelly:

Ned Kelly

ID: 1404721

47. Morgan Freeman as Nelson Mandela:


ID: 1404722

48. Stephen Fry as Oscar Wilde:


ID: 1404723

49. Liam Neeson as Oskar Schindler:

Schindler’s List

ID: 1404727

50. Don Cheadle as Sammy Davis Jr.:

The Rat Pack

ID: 1404740

51. Adrien Brody as Salvador Dali:

Midnight In Paris

ID: 1404741

52. Julianne Moore as Sarah Palin:

Game Change

ID: 1404742

53. Phillip Seymour Hoffan as Truman Capote:


ID: 1404744

54. A clownfish as a clownfish:

Finding Nemo

ID: 1404739

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