9 Actors Who Are Doppelgangers Of Their Characters

These biopic actors look and sound exactly like the people they’re portraying. Catch Ashton Kutcher’s portrayal of Steve Jobs in theaters on August 16.

1. Marion Cotillard as Edith Piaf

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Film: La Vie en Rose
Won: The 2007 Academy Award for Best Actress, and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress—Motion Picture Musical or Comedy.

2. Phillip Seymour Hoffman as Truman Capote

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Film: Capote
Won: The 2005 Academy Award, Screen Actor’s Guild Award, and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.

3. Val Kilmer as Jim Morrison

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Film: The Doors
Won: No awards received.

4. Leonardo DiCaprio as Howard Hughes

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Film: The Aviator
Won: The 2004 Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.

5. Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln

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Film: Lincoln
Won: The 2012 Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Actor.

6. Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher

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Film: The Iron Lady
Won: The 2011 Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress.

7. Jaime Foxx as Ray Charles

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Film: Ray
Won: The 2004 Academy Award for Best Actor.

8. Robert De Niro as Jake LaMotta

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Film: Raging Bull
Won: The 1980 Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.

9. Charlize Theron as Aileen Wuornos

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Film: Monster
Won: The 2003 Academy Award, Screen Actor’s Guild Award, and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress.

Is Ashton Kutcher’s portrayal of Steve Jobs the next great biopic performance?

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Check out the trailer and decide:

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