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21 Male Celebrities In 2006 Compared With Now

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1. Leonardo DiCaprio then:

He was an Academy Award–nominated actor and environmentalist who dated young models.
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He was an Academy Award–nominated actor and environmentalist who dated young models.

Now:

He is an Academy Award winning actor and environmentalist who dates young models.
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He is an Academy Award winning actor and environmentalist who dates young models.

2. Oscar Isaac then:

Starred in a religious movie.
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Starred in a religious movie.

Now:

Starred in a religious space movie.
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Starred in a religious space movie.

3. Chris Pratt then:

Starred in two popular teen dramas.
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Starred in two popular teen dramas.

Now:

The star of two multimillion-dollar film franchises.
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The star of two multimillion-dollar film franchises.

4. Michael B. Jordan then:

Boy next door cuteness.
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Boy next door cuteness.

Now:

Man next door you thirst after.
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Man next door you thirst after.

5. Justin Timberlake then:

Didn't relax his hair.
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Didn't relax his hair.

Now:

Won't stop relaxing his hair.
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Won't stop relaxing his hair.

6. Idris Elba then:

Hot.
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Hot.

Now:

Still hot.
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Still hot.

7. Jared Leto then:

An ageless emo vampire.
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An ageless emo vampire.

Now:

An ageless 19th-century dandy vampire.
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An ageless 19th-century dandy vampire.

8. Drake then:

A boy.
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A boy.

Now:

A man.
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A man.

9. Channing Tatum then:

Thumby.
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Thumby.

Now:

Thumbish.
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Thumbish.

10. Taylor Lautner then:

Somebody get this boy a blow-dryer!
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Somebody get this boy a blow-dryer!

Now:

Who?
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Who?

11. Ryan Gosling then:

He is wearing one of those tuxedo T-shirts.
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He is wearing one of those tuxedo T-shirts.

Now:

He can wear me out anytime.
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He can wear me out anytime.

12. Daniel Radcliffe then:

That is one baggy suit.
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That is one baggy suit.

Now:

Proof that puberty is literally the best.
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Proof that puberty is literally the best.

13. Brad Pitt then:

Mess me up.
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Mess me up.

Now:

He wears purple-tinted glasses.
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He wears purple-tinted glasses.

14. Nick Jonas then:

Those curls.
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Those curls.

Now:

That look.
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That look.

15. Pete Wentz then:

Weird hair.
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Weird hair.

16. Now:

Weird hair.
Jesse Grant

Weird hair.

17. Jon Hamm then:

Interesting suit but still would do.
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Interesting suit but still would do.

Now:

Interesting hairstyle but still would do.
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Interesting hairstyle but still would do.

18. The Rock then:

The best.
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The best.

Now:

The best.
Ilya S. Savenok

The best.

19. David Beckham then:

Jesus Christ that hair.
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Jesus Christ that hair.

Now:

Aging surprisingly well for a white dude.
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Aging surprisingly well for a white dude.

20. Bradley Cooper then:

Cute.
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Cute.

Now:

Hot.
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Hot.

21. Zac Efron then:

Just another Disney Channel teen.
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Just another Disney Channel teen.

Now:

Just another thirst trap.
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Just another thirst trap.

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