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    This Is What The Cast Of "How The Grinch Stole Christmas" Looks Like Today

    "6:30 p.m. Dinner with me. I can't cancel that again!"

    1. Jim Carrey as the Grinch

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    Jim has also been in Bruce Almighty, A Series of Unfortunate Events, Fun with Dick and Jane, Yes Man, Horton Hears a Who, Dumber and Dumber To, and many more. You can catch Jim in the TV series Kidding in 2018.

    Fun fact: Jim Carrey's Grinch suit was covered in yak hair, which was dyed green, and sewn onto a spandex suit.

    2. Taylor Momsen as Cindy Lou Who, Universal Pictures

    Taylor has also been in Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams, Hansel & Gretel, Underdog and Gossip Girl. Taylor is currently the lead singer of the rock band The Pretty Reckless.

    Fun fact: In the final scene, Cindy Lou passes Max (the dog) a plate of green eggs and ham, in reference to one of Dr. Seuss' other book.

    3. Christine Baranski as Martha May Whovier

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    Christine has also been in Welcome to New York, Chicago, Mamma Mia, Into the Woods, The Good Wife, The Big Bang Theory, The Good Fight, and more. You can catch Christine in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again in 2018.

    Fun fact: Despite the fact that their characters were in the same class as kids, Jim Carrey is considerably younger than the actors playing his former classmates. Christine Baranski is ten years older.

    4. Bill Irwin as Lou Lou Who

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    Bill has also been in Lady in the Water, Rachel Getting Married, Sesame Street, Lights Out, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Monday Mornings, South of Hell, Sleep Hollow, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and many more. You catch Bill in the TV series Legion, with Season 2 premiering in 2018.

    Fun fact: Cindy Lou Who and all the other children in Whoville don't have the same nose as the adults because children eventually "grow into" their noses.

    5. Molly Shannon as Betty Lou Who

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    Molly has also been in Wet Hot American Summer, Good Boy!, Scary Movie 4 and 5, Marie Antoinette, Saturday Night Live, Neighbors from Hell, Bad Teacher, Hotel Transylvania, Bob's Burgers, and many more. You can catch Molly in the TV Series Spy Kids: Mission Critical in 2018.

    Fun fact: During filming, more than one thousand hours were spent applying make-up on the actors.

    6. Clint Howard as Whobris

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    Clint has also been in Austin Powers in Goldmember, How to Eat Fried Worms, Halloween, Nobody Gets Out Alive, Sand Castles, and many more. You can currently catch Clint in the movie The Church.

    Fun fact: Director Ron Howard's family had small cameos throughout the film. His father, Rance Howard, was the Elderly Timekeeper Who. His daughter, Bryce Dallas Howard, showed up as a young red-headed Who. His wife, Cheryl Howard, also makes a cameo, as does his brother, Clint Howard, who played the Mayor's assistant, Whobris.

    7. Mindy Sterling as Clarnella

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    Mindy has also been in Austin Powers in Goldmember, Robot Chicken, My Own Worst Enemy, Desperate Housewives, Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil, iCarly, A.N.T. Farm, Blackish, and many more. You can currently catch Mindy in the TV movie Wrapped Up in Christmas.

    Fun fact: The movie used a sympathetic backstory for the Grinch to explain why he hated Christmas and make him a more sympathetic character. In the original adaptation, the Grinch's dislike of Christmas is mainly just the loud noises and the gluttony of it all.

    8. Rachel Winfree as Rose


    Rachel has also been in Donnie Darko, Saving Shiloh, Evan Almighty, Old School, Mostly Ghostly, and more. You can currently catch Rachel cameoing in TV series such as The Haves and the Have Nots, One Mississippi, and Teachers.

    Fun fact: When The Grinch first arrives to Whoville as a baby, he looks through the window at a party where some Whos are seen dropping keys in a bowl. This is a swinger party tradition — an adult theme that ultimately stayed in the movie.

    9. Jeremy Howard as Drew Lou Who

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    Jeremy has also been in The Haunted Mansion, Soccer Dog: European Cup, Sydney White, Accepted, Breaking Bad, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Mighty Med, and more. You can currently catch Jeremy cameoing in TV series such as K.C Undercover, American Housewife, and Superstore.

    Fun fact: Jeremy shaved off his eyebrows during production to help cut his make-up time in half.

    10. T.J. Thyne as Stu Lou Who

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    T.J. has also been in Walker, Texas Ranger, What Women Want, Ghost World, Critical Mass, Raise Your Voice, The Human Contract, and more. You can currently catch T.J in the TV series Bones.

    Fun fact: Suss Cousins, a Los Angeles-based sweater designer, along with two other knitters, produced two hundred and fifty pieces of knitwear for this movie in four months. That's 83.3 sweaters per person in 120 days.

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