Skip To Content

    "One Tree Hill" Is Officially 18 Years Old, So Here Are Side-By-Sides Of The Cast Then Vs. Now

    I don't wanna be anything other than what I've been trying to be lately!

    Believe it or not, it's been 18 years since the teen drama One Tree Hill aired its first episode on Sept. 23, 2003! To celebrate the anniversary, here's what 24 of the cast members look like today:

    The CW

    1. Chad Michael Murray as Lucas Scott:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Fruitvale Station, Survive the Night, Agent Carter, Sun Records, Star, Riverdale and more.

    2. James Lafferty as Nathan Scott:

    James on the left wearing a letterman jack, and an older James on the right wearing a jacket and tie
    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Crisis, Underground, The Haunting of Hill House, The Right Stuff, and more.

    3. Sophia Bush as Brooke Davis:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Incredibles 2; Chicago Fire; Law & Order: Special Victims Unit; Chicago P.D.; Chicago Med; Jane the Virgin; Love, Victor; and more.

    4. Hilarie Burton as Peyton Sawyer:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Grey's Anatomy, Lethal Weapon, Council of Dads, The Walking Dead, It Couldn't Happen Here, and more.

    5. Bethany Joy Lenz as Haley James:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Dexter, Men at Work, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Colony, Grey's Anatomy, Pearson, and more.

    6. Bryan Greenberg as Jake Jagielski:

    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: The Normals, Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong, Friends with Benefits, How to Make It in America, The Mindy Project, and more.

    7. Lee Norris as Mouth McFadden:

    The CW / Disney Channel

    What else you've seen them in: Gone Girl, Girl Meets World, The Walking Dead, and more.

    8. Antwon Tanner as Skills Taylor:

    Skills holding a basketball on the left and Antwon at an event on the right
    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Rosewood, Get Shorty, Unsolved, The Rookie, and more.

    9. Danneel Ackles as Rachel Gatina:

    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: The Roommate, Friends with Benefits, CSI: Miami, Supernatural, and more.

    10. Shantel VanSanten as Quinn James:

    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: The Flash, Scorpion, Shooter, For All Mankind, and more.

    11. Robert Buckley as Clay Evans:

    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Hart of Dixie, iZombie, Chesapeake Shores, Lipstick Jungle666 Park Avenue, and more.

    12. Austin Nichols as Julian Baker:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, The Walking Dead, Bates Motel, Ray Donovan, and more.

    13. Jackson Brundage as Jamie Scott:

    The CW / @jacksonb4real / Instagram / Jackson Brundage

    What else you've seen them in: NCIS, Friends with Better Lives, See Dad Run, and Harvey Breaks.

    14. Paul Johannson as Dan Scott:

    The CW / Everett Collection / CBS

    What else you've seen them in: Criminal Minds, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, NCIS, Bones, Mad Men, Once Upon a Time, and more.

    15. Moira Kelly as Karen Roe:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Fox / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Drop Dead Diva, Girl in the Bunker, The Resident, Panic, and more.

    16. Barbara Alyn Woods as Deb Scott:

    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Walk. Ride. Rodeo., The Goldbergs, and more.

    17. Craig Sheffer as Keith Scott:

    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Code of Honor, Psych, Criminal Minds, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, American Horror Story: Double Feature, and more.

    18. Tyler Hilton as Chris Keller:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Extant, Castle, Hell's Kitchen, and more.

    19. Stephen Colletti as Chase Adams:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: The Hills, Hit the Floor, Summer Forever, and more.

    20. Michael Copon as Felix Taggaro:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Greek, CSI: Miami, Beyond the Break, The Bay, and more.

    21. Daniella Alonso as Anna Taggario:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Dynasty, Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, Friday Night Lights, iZombie, The Magicians, Criminal Minds, The Resident, and more.

    22. Michaela McManus as Lindsey Strauss:

    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Aquarius, The Magicians, The Vampire Diaries, The Village, and more. She will also play Natalie Engler in the upcoming Season 3 of You.

    23. Robbie Jones as Quentin Fields:

    The CW / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: Hellcats, 90210, Good Luck Charlie, Titans, Fantasy Island, and more.

    24. And finally, Barry Corbin as Coach Whitey Durham:

    The CW / Everett Collection / Getty Images

    What else you've seen them in: The Ranch, Modern Family, Parenthood, Psych, Better Call Saul, and more.

    Thanks for all of the memories, One Tree Hill!

    The CW

    TV and Movies

    Get all the best moments in pop culture & entertainment delivered to your inbox.

    Newsletter signup form