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    Celebs Who Were 13 Or 30 The Year "13 Going On 30" Came Out

    The glow up is real.

    It's been 13 years since the classic Jennifer Garner rom-com 13 Going on 30 came out. If you remember seeing it in theaters (like I do) you're definitely an old person. Congrats.

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    It turns out that stars really ARE just like us! They age too!

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    Emma Roberts was 13.

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    Scream teen.

    Jimmy Fallon was 30.

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    Orange you glad he found real clothes?

    Jamie Lynn Spears was 13.

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    Fashion 101.

    Victoria Beckham was 30.

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    Cameo: 5-year-old Brooklyn Beckham.

    JoJo was 13.

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    Elizabeth Banks was 30.

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    Her style was just... pitch perfect.

    Emma Watson was 13.

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    Harry Potter and the Super-Bored Teenager.

    Nelly was 30.

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    This lewk is just a dream.

    Bonnie Wright was 13.

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    The future Mrs. Harry Potter.

    Ryan Seacrest was 30.

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    American fashion idol.

    Willa Holland was 13.

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    Marissa Cooper would be so proud (RIP).

    Amy Adams was 30.

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    Thomas Brodie-Sangster was 13.

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    Stripes Actually.

    Leonardo DiCaprio was 30.

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    More like thirsty and flirty and thriving.

    Christa B. Allen was...almost 13.

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    Even though she played 13-year-old Jenna Rink in the movie, she was 12 at the premiere.

    ...And Jennifer Garner was 32.

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    32 going on PERFECT.

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