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    17 Actors That Proved Wigs Can Really Make All The Difference In TV And Movies

    A different hairstyle really shakes things up.

    Hair and makeup are absolutely key when it comes to bringing a character to life on screen.

    Some celebs have been challenged to change up their everyday looks from shaving their head to dying their hair a totally different color. But one of the most simple solutions when you need a new hairdo in a pinch? Wearing a wig.

    Here are a bunch of TV and movie stars that rocked a wig for their iconic roles over the years. Take a look:

    1. To start, Dacre Montgomery's made the mullet stylish again with his retro look in Stranger Things.

    Dacre Montgomery in Stranger Things

    2. Taylor Lautner's lusciously long mane in The Twilight Saga: New Moon made us all wish we had hair extensions.

    Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner in The Twilight Saga: New Moon

    3. If you didn't already know, this was Jared Leto in the House of Gucci, it would be near impossible to tell thanks to his unrecognizable movie makeover.

    Jared Leto in House of Gucci

    4. Tight curls made Sarah Paulson look like a completely different woman in The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.

    Sarah Paulson in The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

    5. Emma Stone proved two hair colors are SO much better than one in Cruella.

    Emma Stone in Cruella

    6. ScarJo may have been wearing a wig in Iron Man 2 but the redhead look was pretty much made for her.

    Scarlett Johansson in Iron Man 2

    7. Don't pretend like you didn't wish your hair could get as blonde as Jason Isaacs' wig in the Harry Potter film series.

    Jason Isaacs in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

    8. Jennifer Garner's fiery red hair was a staple during the '00s while she was starring in Alias.

    Jennifer Garner in Alias

    9. You could always count on Effie to have the most vibrant hair color in the house during the Hunger Games franchise.

    Elizabeth Banks in The Hunger Games

    10. The best way to describe Ramona Flowers' hair in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World? Bold, bright, and bad ass.

    Mary Elizabeth Winstead in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    11. Amy Manson ditched her dark hair and sported a red wig when she played Merida in Once Upon a Time.

    Amy Manson in Once Upon a Time

    12. Lena Headey's channeled some serious pixie cut vibes as Cersei Lannister in HBO's Game of Thrones.

    Lena Headey in Game of Thrones

    13. Nicole Kidman changed up her look by going grey in Top of the Lake.

    Nicole Kidman in Top of the Lake

    14. Myrtle Snow made a major statement on American Horror Story: Coven with her crimson crimped hair fans couldn't help but love.

    Frances Conroy in American Horror Story: Coven

    15. While Uma Thurman isn't typically a brunette, she really nailed it with this jet black fringe wig in Pulp Fiction.

    Uma Thurman in Pulp Fiction

    16. Julia Roberts gave this bob-inspired wig a new life when she recycled it for the 2016 film, Mother's Day. Fun fact: She actually got it from the set of Notting Hill, one of her past rom-coms.

    Julia Roberts in Mother's Day

    17. And finally, Moira's signature in Schitt's Creek? Her eclectic collection of wigs, of course.

    Catherine O'Hara in Schitt's Creek

    What other famous TV and movie wigs would you add to this list? Let me know in the comments!