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Can You Tell The Actor Apart From The Figure They Played?

Will the real Sid and Nancy please stand up?

Some of my fave TV shows and movies are about famous historical figures or celebrities.

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Sometimes, the person they cast to play the real-life figure is SPOT ON. Maybe they even start off looking completely different from the person, but with makeup, hairstyling, and editing, they literally look like twins.

To show just how good some of these transformations are, I've compiled 23 actors who look just like the people they portrayed. Can you tell which person is the real figure? Take the quiz below to find out!