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The Cast Of "Matilda" Then And Now

Bruce is lookin' as good as a chocolate cake.

Mara Wilson (Matilda Wormwood)

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What She's Up To Now: Mara Wilson, who is now 27 years old, just landed a book deal! She also writes on her personal website and she still rocks the same bangs she had as a kid.

Pam Ferris (Agatha Trunchbull)

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What She's Up To Now: Pam Ferris played Aunt Marge in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. And since 2012, she's played the role of Sister Evangelina in the BBC series Call the Midwife.

Danny DeVito (Harry Wormwood)

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What He's Up To Now: In 2012, DeVito voiced the part of the Lorax in the Dr. Seuss film adaptation of The Lorax. Also, fun fact, Mr. and Mrs. Wormwood are actually married in real life and have been since 1982.

Rhea Perlman (Zinnia Wormwood)

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What She's Up To Now: In 2011, Rhea made a guest appearance on the popular FX show Wilfred. She is also the author of a successful children's book series, Otto Undercover.

Embeth Davidtz (Miss Honey)

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What She's Up To Now: Embeth had a recurring role in the AMC hit show Mad Men from 2009 to 2012. And she played the mother of Peter Parker in The Amazing Spider-Man and The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

Jimmy Karz (Bruce Bogtrotter)

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What He's Up To Now: Jimmy, or Jim, had a guest role on ER in 1998, and that's pretty much it. If you do some serious stalking like we did, it appears that Jim is now in medical school and pursuing a career that doesn't include eating an entire chocolate cake. GO BRUCE.

Kiami Davael (Lavender)

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What She's Up To Now: She hasn't been acting since she was in the film Bruno in 2000. She attended the University of Kentucky and graduated in 2008, according to her Twitter.

Jacqueline Steiger (Amanda Thripp)

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What She's Up To Now: Jacqueline has recently decided to pursue acting again after graduating from UCLA with a B.A. in Linguistics and Anthropology and a minor in LGBT studies. The best part? Her hair is too short for pigtails now. Your move, Trunchbull.