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    The "Notebook" Has Been Out For 13 Years, Here's What The Cast Look Like Now

    It still isn't over.

    Ryan Gosling (Noah Calhoun)

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    Fun fact: Gosling wore brown contact lenses for The Notebook so his eye colour matched that of James Garner, who played the older version of Noah.

    Rachel McAdams (Allie Hamilton)

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    Fun fact: McAdams was one of 10 actresses who tested with Gosling for the film, but blew everyone away with her audition, which you can watch here.

    James Marsden (Lon Hammond Jr)

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    Fun fact: Marsden played the lead in another Nicholas Sparks adaptation, The Best of Me, in 2014.

    Gena Rowlands (Allie Calhoun)

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    Fun fact: Rowlands is the mother of Nick Cassavetes, who directed The Notebook.

    Joan Allen (Ann Hamilton)

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    Fun fact: Allen has appeared in a number of period films, including The Crucible and Pleasantville.

    David Thornton (John Hamilton)

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    Fun fact: '90s kids might recognise Thornton as the long-haired bad guy in Home Alone 3.

    Sam Shepard (Frank Calhoun)

    Fun fact: Shepard is not only an actor, he's also a screenwriter, author, director, and playwright - he's written 44 plays.

    Kevin Connolly (Fin)

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    Fun fact: Connolly is most well-known for playing E on Entourage, which premiered in 2004 - the same year The Notebook came out.

    Jamie Anne Allman (Martha Shaw)

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    Fun fact: Allman has said she loved playing Martha because everyone felt for her and related to her; "It was almost like I was the voice of the audience."

    Note: Not included in this list is James Garner, who died in 2014.

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