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    Some TV Characters Changed A Lot From Their First Episode To Their Last, And Here Are 19 Examples To Prove It

    Elaine Benes was a completely different person by the end of Seinfeld.

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    1. Ellen Pompeo as Meredith Grey in Grey's Anatomy:

    Ellen Pompeo in the first episode of "Grey's Anatomy" vs. the latest ("Someone Saved My Life Tonight"

    2. Naya Rivera as Santana Lopez in Glee:

    Naya Rivera in the first episode of "Glee" vs. the last

    3. John Krasinski as Jim Halpert in The Office:

    John Krasinski in the first episode of "The Office" vs. the last

    4. Aubrey Plaza as April Ludgate-Dwyer in Parks and Recreation:

    Aubrey Plaza in the first episode of "Parks and Rec" vs. the last

    5. Matt LeBlanc as Joey Tribbiani in Friends:

    Matt LeBlanc in the first episode of "Friends" vs. the last episode

    6. Sofía Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in Modern Family:

    Sofia Vergara in the first episode of "Modern Family" vs. the last episode

    7. Annie Murphy as Alexis Rose in Schitt's Creek:

    Annie Murphy in the first vs. last episode of "Schitt's Creek"

    8. Evan Peters as Tate Langdon, Kit Walker, Jeff Pfister, and various other characters in American Horror Story:

    Evan Peters in the first episode of "American Horror Story" vs. the Season 8, 10th episode "Apocalypse Then"

    9. William Jackson Harper as Chidi Anagonye in The Good Place:

    William Jackson Harper in the first episode vs. last episode of "The Good Place"

    10. Milo Ventimiglia as Jess Mariano in Gilmore Girls:

    Milo Ventimiglia in the Season 2, 5th episode "Nick & Nora/Sid & Nancy" vs. the Season 6, 18th episode "The Real Paul Anka"

    11. Jaleel White as Steve Urkel in Family Matters:

    Jaleel White in the Season 1, 12th episode of "Family Matters" vs. the last episode

    12. Eva Longoria as Gabrielle Solis in Desperate Housewives:

    Eva Longoria in the first vs. last episode of "Desperate Housewives"

    13. Joshua Jackson as Pacey Witter in Dawson's Creek:

    Joshua Jackson in the first vs. last episode of "Dawson's Creek"

    14. Viola Davis as Annalise Keating in How to Get Away with Murder:

    Viola Davis in the first vs. last episode of "How to Get Away with Murder"

    15. Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Elaine Benes in Seinfeld:

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus in the Season 1, second episode of "Seinfeld" vs. the last episode

    16. Donald Glover as Troy Barnes in Community:

    Donald Glover in the first episode of "Community" vs. his last, "Geothermal Escapism"

    17. Danny DeVito as Frank Reynolds in It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia:

    Danny DeVito in Season 2, 1st episode "Charlie Gets Crippled" vs. the Season 14, 10th episode "Waiting for Big Mo"

    18. Queen Latifah as Khadijah James in Living Single:

    Queen Latifah in the first vs. last episode of "Living Single"

    19. And Mariska Hargitay as Olivia Benson in Law & Order: SVU:

    Mariska Hargitay in the first vs. latest episode of "Law & Order: SVU"

    Which TV characters do *you* think drastically changed from their first episode to their last? Tell us in the comments below!