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    31 Famous Actors In Their Early Roles Vs. Their Most Recent

    Hollywood is like a fine wine β€” it only gets better with age.

    1. Leonardo DiCaprio

    Warner Bros. Pictures
    20th Century Fox

    Early film: This Boy's Life (1993)

    Most recent: The Revenant (2015)

    2. Angela Bassett

    Columbia Pictures
    Gramercy Pictures

    Early film: Boyz n the Hood (1991)

    Most Recent: London Has Fallen (2016)

    3. Angelina Jolie

    Early film: Hackers (1995)

    Most recent: By the Sea (2015)

    4. Samuel L. Jackson

    Paramount Pictures
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    Early film: Do The Right Thing (1989)

    Most recent: The Legend of Tarzan (2016)

    5. Brad Pitt

    Republic Pictures
    Paramount Pictures

    Early film: Cutting Class (1989)

    Most recent: The Big Short (2015)

    6. Christian Bale

    Miramax Films
    Paramount Pictures

    Early film: Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)

    Most recent: The Big Short (2015)

    7. Robert De Niro

    Everett Collection
    Lionsgate

    Early film: Greetings (1968)

    Most recent: Dirty Grandpa (2016)

    8. Salma Hayek

    Sony Pictures Classics
    Archimede Film

    Early film: From Dusk till Dawn (1996)

    Most recent: Tale of Tales (2015)

    9. Meryl Streep

    Universal Pictures
    Paramount Pictures

    Early film: The Deer Hunter (1978)

    Most recent: Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)

    10. Judi Dench

    Ronald Grant Archive / Mary Evans
    Metro Goldwyn-Mayer

    Early film: Four in the Morning (1965)

    Most recent: Skyfall (2012)

    11. Sandra Bullock

    20th Century Fox
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    Early film: The Vanishing (1993)

    Most recent: Our Brand Is Crisis (2015)

    12. Denzel Washington

    Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images
    Columbia Pictures

    Early film: Carbon Copy (1981)

    Most recent: The Equalizer (2014)

    13. Jack Nicholson

    Getty Images
    Columbia Pictures

    Early film: The Cry Baby Killer (1958)

    Most recent: How Do You Know (2010)

    14. Tom Hanks

    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Lionsgate

    Early film: He Knows You're Alone (1980)

    Most recent: A Hologram for the King (2016)

    15. Reese Witherspoon

    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    Early film: The Man In The Moon (1991)

    Most recent: Hot Pursuit (2015)

    16. Julia Roberts

    20th Century Fox
    TriStar Pictures

    Early film: Mystic Pizza (1988)

    Most recent: Money Monster (2016)

    17. Benicio del Toro

    MGM/UA
    Lionsgate

    Early film: Licence to Kill (1989)

    Most recent: Sicario (2015)

    18. Taraji P. Henson

    Columbia Pictures
    Focus World

    Early film: Baby Boy (2001)

    Most recent: Term Life (2016)

    19. Lucy Liu

    Paramount Pictures
    Universal Pictures

    Early film: Payback (1999)

    Most recent: The Man with the Iron Fists (2012)

    20. Harrison Ford

    Universal Pictures
    Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

    Early film: American Graffiti (1973)

    Most recent: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

    21. Will Smith

    New Line Cinema
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    Early film: Where The Day Takes You (1992)

    Most recent: Suicide Squad (2016)

    22. Matthew McConaughey

    Gramercy Pictures
    STX Entertainment

    Early film: Dazed and Confused (1993)

    Most recent: Free State of Jones (2016)

    23. Diane Keaton

    Cinerama Releasing Corporation
    CBS Films Lionsgate

    Early film: Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)

    Most recent: Love the Coopers (2015)

    24. Tom Cruise

    20th Century Fox
    Paramount Pictures

    Early film: Taps (1981)

    Most recent: Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation (2015)

    25. Halle Berry

    Early film: Strictly Business (1991)

    Most recent: X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

    26. Johnny Depp

    New Line Cinema
    Walt Disney Studios

    Early film: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

    Most recent: Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

    27. Terrence Howard

    TriStar Pictures
    Focus World

    Early film: Sunset Park (1996)

    Most recent: Term Life (2016)

    28. George Clooney

    Miramax Films
    TriStar Pictures

    Early film: From Dusk till Dawn (1996)

    Most recent: Money Monster (2016)

    29. Morgan Freeman

    Cannon Group
    Summit Entertainment

    Early film: Street Smart (1987)

    Most recent: Now You See Me 2 (2016)

    30. Kate Winslet

    Miramax Films
    Open Road Films

    Early film: Heavenly Creatures (1994)

    Most recent: Triple 9 (2016)

    31. Ben Affleck

    Gramercy Pictures
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    Early film: Dazed and Confused (1993)

    Most recent: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

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