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Here's What The 2023 Academy Award Nominees Looked Like In Their First Roles Vs. Now

Ke Huy Quan, aka Short Round in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, is now an Academy Award nominee for Best Supporting Actor.

1. Austin Butler

Above, a closeup of Austin in Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide; below him in Elvis

2. Michelle Yeoh

Above, a closeup of her in The Owl vs Bombo; below, her with a third googly eye in Everything Everywhere All At Once

3. Angela Bassett

Above, a closeup of her in The Cosby Show; below, a closeup of her speech in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

4. Jamie Lee Curtis

Above, a closeup of her in Halloween, below, a closeup of her as the mean tax lady in Everything Everywhere All At Once

5. Ke Huy Quan

Above, a closeup of Ke Huy Quan and Harrison Ford in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom; below, a closeup of him as the husband of Michelle Yeoh's character in Everything Everywhere All At Once

6. Brendan Fraser

Above, a closeup of Brendan in Dogfight; below, a closeup of his character in The Whale

7. Colin Farrell

Above, a closeup of Colin in Frankie Starlight; below, a closeup of him looking confused by his former friend in The Banshees of Inisherin

8. Barry Keoghan

Above, a closeup of a young Barry in Stalker; below, a closeup of him with bruises in The Banshees of Inisherin

9. Ana de Armas

Above, a closeup of Ana with messy hair in Una rosa de Francia; below, a closeup of her as Marilyn Monroe in Blonde

10. Michelle Williams

Above, a closeup of Michelle as a preteen in Baywatch; below, a closeup of her as the mom in The Fabelmans

11. Hong Chau

Above, a closeup of Hong looking earnest in How I Met Your Mother; below, a closeup of her as Brendan Fraser's nurse friend in The Whale

12. Judd Hirsch

Above, a closeup of Judd in The Law; below, a closeup of him as the great-uncle in The Fablemans

13. Bill Nighy

Above, a closeup of a younger Bill in Softly, Softly: Taskforce; below, a closeup of an older him in Living

14. Brendan Gleeson

Above, a closeup of Brendan in a police outfit for Into the West; below, a closeup of an older him in The Banshees of Inisherin

15. Cate Blanchett

Above, a closeup of Cate with curly blonde hair in Heartland; below, a closeup of her with straight blonde hair in Tár

16. Andrea Riseborough

Above, a closeup of Andrea in Party Animals; below a closeup of her smiling in To Leslie. Her nomination for this role has caused controversy

17. Paul Mescal

Above, a closeup of Paul in Normal People; below, a closeup of him as the dad in Aftersun

18. Brian Tyree Henry

Above, a closeup of Brian in a military uniform on The Good Wife; below, a closeup of him in Causeway

19. Kerry Condon

Above, a closeup of Kerry in Rome; below, a closeup of her in The Banshees of Inisherin

20. And finally, Stephanie Hsu

Above, a closeup of Stephanie holding a mirror upside down in Girl Code; below, a closeup of her in a pink wig and bejeweled makeup in Everything Everywhere All At Once