TV and Movies·Posted on Jul 13, 2021"Legally Blonde" Just Turned 20, So Here Are 12 Side-By-Sides Of The Cast Then Vs. NowSpoiler alert: They're all doing fabulously.by Lauren GarafanoBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Legally Blonde is officially 20 years old! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF MGM Yup, that's correct. Twenty years ago on July 13, 2001, we were graced with truly one of the most iconic movies in history. And to celebrate, we took a trip down memory lane to see what the cast has been up to since the movie: First, here's Reese Witherspoon then: MGM / Courtesy Everett Collection She was starring as Elle Woods, duh. And here's Reese Witherspoon now: View this photo on Instagram @reesewitherspoon / instagram.com After Legally Blonde, Reese took Hollywood by storm. She's been acting quite a bit and has appeared in Walk the Line, Big Little Lies, Wild, The Morning Show, Little Fires Everywhere, Sweet Home Alabama, and so much more. In addition to acting, she's also founded a production company called Hello Sunshine, where she strives to produce projects centered around powerful female characters — many of Reese's more recent projects have been produced by this company, as well as her book club. She also founded a clothing line called Draper James. She currently has a ton of projects in the works, like Tinker Bell, Wish List, Sing 2, plus all the other movies and shows that she's producing. And luckily, she's also set to return as Elle Woods for Legally Blonde 3! Here's Jennifer Coolidge then: MGM / Courtesy Everett Collection She played Paulette Bonafonté. And here's Jennifer Coolidge now: Jon Kopaloff / FilmMagic / Getty Images Jennifer has continued acting and appeared in numerous shows and movies. Her credits include the American Pie series, A Cinderella Story, Promising Young Woman, 2 Broke Girls, Gravity Falls, Joey, Party Down, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, and more. She currently has some projects in the works, like Arlo the Alligator Boy, Single All the Way, Shotgun Wedding, The White Lotus, and Pierre the Pigeon-Hawk. Jennifer is also set to return as Paulette in Legally Blonde 3! Here's Luke Wilson then: MGM/Courtesy Everett Collection He played Emmett Richmond. And here's Luke Wilson now: Richard Rodriguez / Getty Images for Sony Pictures Classics Luke continued acting and is best known for his roles in The Royal Tenenbaums, Blue Streak, Enlightened, and Idiocracy. Currently, he's starring on the CW's Stargirl. Luke hasn't been confirmed for the third Legally Blonde movie yet, but he is open to it! Here's Matthew Davis then: MGM/Courtesy Everett Collection He played Warner Huntington III. And here's Matthew Davis now: View this photo on Instagram @kileycasciano / instagram.com After Legally Blonde, Matthew went on to appear in Blue Crush, BloodRayne, What About Brian, Cult, and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. However, he's best known for his portrayal of Alaric Saltzman on The Vampire Diaries and Legacies, the latter of which he currently stars on. Here's Selma Blair then: MGM/Courtesy Everett Collection She played Vivian Kensington. And here's Selma Blair now: View this photo on Instagram @selmablair / instagram.com Selma continued acting and is best known for her appearances in The Sweetest Thing, Hellboy, Storytelling, A Guy Thing, A Dirty Shame, The Fog, Kath & Kim, The Poker House, Anger Management, Dark Horse, In Their Skin, Ordinary World, American Crime Story: The People vs. O.J. Simpson, Mothers and Daughters, Mom and Dad, and After. She also branched out into the fashion industry, and in 2012 she released her own line of handbags. Most recently, she starred in Introducing, Selma Blair, a documentary centered around Selma's life as she adapts to her multiple sclerosis diagnosis. Here's Victor Garber then: MGM/Courtesy Everett Collection He played Professor Callahan. And here's Victor Garber now: View this photo on Instagram @therealvictorgarber / instagram.com He continued acting in movies, TV, and onstage. He's appeared in different projects but is best known for his roles in Argo, Alias, Titanic, Web Therapy, Deception, and Legends of Tomorrow. He's currently working on some new projects, like The Gettysburg Address, Kill the Poet, and Family Law. Here's Holland Taylor then: MGM/Courtesy Everett Collection She played Professor Stromwell. And here's Holland Taylor now: Getty Images / Getty Images for Supermajority Holland has continued acting and has been in numerous movies and shows. She's best known for her roles on The Practice, Two and a Half Men, The L Word, Mr. Mercedes, All My Children, The Naked Truth, Hollywood, and more. She has also been in movies like Romancing the Stone, The Truman Show, One Fine Day, Happy Accidents, George of the Jungle, Baby Mama, Gloria Bell, The Stand In, and Bill andTed Face the Music. In 2013, she also wrote and starred in her own one-woman play, Ann, for which she received a Tony nomination. She's also going to appear in Netflix's new series The Chair. Here's Ali Larter then: MGM She played Brooke Taylor-Windham. And here's Ali Larter now: View this photo on Instagram @alilarter / instagram.com After Legally Blonde, Ali kept acting and has been in Heroes, the Final Destination movies, the Resident Evil trilogy, Legends, and Pitch. She currently plays a recurring role on the ABC series The Rookie. Here's Linda Cardellini then: MGM She played Chutney Windham. And here's Linda Cardellini now: Morgan Lieberman / FilmMagic / Getty Images Linda continued acting and is best known for Scooby-Doo, Brokeback Mountain, ER, Bloodline, Freaks and Geeks, Green Book, Mad Men, and most recently, Dead to Me. She has also done a lot of voice-acting work and has been on shows like Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated, Regular Show, Gravity Falls, and Sanjay and Craig. Here's Bruce Thomas then: MGM He played the UPS guy. And here's Bruce Thomas now: View this photo on Instagram @mr.brucethomas / instagram.com After Legally Blonde, Bruce went on to star in Kyle XY. He has also appeared on shows like Faking It, Freedom Fighters: The Ray, The Bold and the Beautiful, and Star Trek: Enterprise. Bruce has also branched out to video games and has done voice and motion capture work for Halo 4, Gears of War: Judgment, Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, Halo 5: Guardians, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Mobius Final Fantasy, Gears Tactics, Halo Infinite, and Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. Here's Alanna Ubach then: MGM/Courtesy Everett Collection She played Elle's BFF Serena. And here's Alanna Ubach now: Joshua Blanchard / FilmMagic for HBO / Getty Images Alanna kept acting and is best known for her work in Coco, Waiting..., Girlfriend's Guide to Divorce, See Dad Run, Euphoria, and Beakman's World. She has also branched out into the voice-acting world and is known for shows like El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera, Brandy & Mr. Whiskers, Pound Puppies, Welcome to the Wayne, and Crossing Swords. Currently, she's working on projects like Jury Duty, El Tonto, Monsters at Work, Guilty Party, and Hannah Simone's new ABC series. Alanna is also set to return for Legally Blonde 3. Here's Jessica Cauffiel then: MGM/Courtesy Everett Collection She played Elle's BFF Margot. And finally, here's Jessica Cauffiel now: View this photo on Instagram @jessicacauffiel / instagram.com Jessica continued acting a bit and appeared in White Chicks, The Drew Carey Show, My Name Is Earl, Hoot, and The World's Fastest Indian. She took a break from acting during the 2010s, but luckily, Jessica is also set to reprise her role for Legally Blonde 3. And there you have it! Who are you the most excited to see return for the third installment? Tell us all about it in the comments below.