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    Look How Much The First "Skins" Cast Have Changed

    And what are they up to now?

    1. Michelle (April Pearson)

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    Immediately after leaving Skins, April appeared in a few episodes of Casualty. She made her film debut in 2009 in Tormented, which also starred Larissa Wilson, who played Jal in Skins. Since then, April has appeared on stage at the Bristol Old Vic and will star in the 2015 film Age Of Kill with Martin Kemp.

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    Immediately after leaving Skins, April appeared in a few episodes of Casualty. She made her film debut in 2009 in Tormented, which also starred Larissa Wilson, who played Jal in Skins. Since then, April has appeared on stage at the Bristol Old Vic and will star in the 2015 film Age Of Kill with Martin Kemp.

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    Immediately after leaving Skins, April appeared in a few episodes of Casualty. She made her film debut in 2009 in Tormented, which also starred Larissa Wilson, who played Jal in Skins. Since then, April has appeared on stage at the Bristol Old Vic and will star in the 2015 film Age Of Kill with Martin Kemp.

    2. Tony (Nicholas Hoult)

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    Nicholas has appeared in films including: Clash of the Titans; X-Men: First Class; Warm Bodies; and X-Men: Days of Future Past. He is currently filming rom-com Equals, which stars Kristen Stewart and will be released in 2015.

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    Nicholas has appeared in films including: Clash of the Titans; X-Men: First Class; Warm Bodies; and X-Men: Days of Future Past. He is currently filming rom-com Equals, which stars Kristen Stewart and will be released in 2015.

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    Nicholas has appeared in films including: Clash of the Titans; X-Men: First Class; Warm Bodies; and X-Men: Days of Future Past. He is currently filming rom-com Equals, which stars Kristen Stewart and will be released in 2015.

    3. Effy (Kaya Scodelario)

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    Kaya returned to Skins for a one-off episode focussing on Effy in 2013. Aside from that, she has starred in films including Wuthering Heights, The Maze Runner, and Now Is Good. She has also appeared in music videos for Robbie Williams and Plan B and has modelled for magazines including Vogue, Elle UK, and i-D.

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    Kaya returned to Skins for a one-off episode focussing on Effy in 2013. Aside from that, she has starred in films including Wuthering Heights, The Maze Runner, and Now Is Good. She has also appeared in music videos for Robbie Williams and Plan B and has modelled for magazines including Vogue, Elle UK, and i-D.

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    Kaya returned to Skins for a one-off episode focussing on Effy in 2013. Aside from that, she has starred in films including Wuthering Heights, The Maze Runner, and Now Is Good. She has also appeared in music videos for Robbie Williams and Plan B and has modelled for magazines including Vogue, Elle UK, and i-D.

    4. Chris (Joe Dempsie)

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    Since Skins, Joe has appeared in TV shows including Game Of Thrones, The Fades, Doctor Who, and Merlin.

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    Since Skins, Joe has appeared in TV shows including Game Of Thrones, The Fades, Doctor Who, and Merlin.

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    Since Skins, Joe has appeared in TV shows including Game Of Thrones, The Fades, Doctor Who, and Merlin.

    5. Cassie (Hannah Murray)

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    After leaving Skins, Hannah studied English at Queen's College, Cambridge. She then appeared in The Face on the West End before being cast in Game Of Thrones. In 2013, she starred in a one-off Skins episode focussing on Cassie. She was also in a Belle And Sebastian music video.

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    After leaving Skins, Hannah studied English at Queen's College, Cambridge. She then appeared in The Face on the West End before being cast in Game Of Thrones. In 2013, she starred in a one-off Skins episode focussing on Cassie. She was also in a Belle And Sebastian music video.

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    After leaving Skins, Hannah studied English at Queen's College, Cambridge. She then appeared in The Face on the West End before being cast in Game Of Thrones. In 2013, she starred in a one-off Skins episode focussing on Cassie. She was also in a Belle And Sebastian music video.

    6. Maxxie (Mitch Hewer)

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    Immediately after Skins, Mitch appeared in TV series Britannia High. In 2009, he was in a Never Forget, a musical about Take That in Croydon's Fairfield Halls. He is due to appear in Behaving Badly, a film starring Selena Gomez.

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    Immediately after Skins, Mitch appeared in TV series Britannia High. In 2009, he was in a Never Forget, a musical about Take That in Croydon's Fairfield Halls. He is due to appear in Behaving Badly, a film starring Selena Gomez.

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    Immediately after Skins, Mitch appeared in TV series Britannia High. In 2009, he was in a Never Forget, a musical about Take That in Croydon's Fairfield Halls. He is due to appear in Behaving Badly, a film starring Selena Gomez.

    7. Jal (Larissa Wilson)

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    Larissa appeared in the 2009 film Tormented alongside April Pearson, and has gone on to star in British TV shows including Shirley, The Town, and The Sparticle Mystery

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    Larissa appeared in the 2009 film Tormented alongside April Pearson, and has gone on to star in British TV shows including Shirley, The Town, and The Sparticle Mystery

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    Larissa appeared in the 2009 film Tormented alongside April Pearson, and has gone on to star in British TV shows including Shirley, The Town, and The Sparticle Mystery

    8. Anwar (Dev Patel)

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    Dev won a Critics' Choice Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in Slumdog Millionaire in 2008. Since then, he has appeared in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and TV show The Newsroom.

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    Dev won a Critics' Choice Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in Slumdog Millionaire in 2008. Since then, he has appeared in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and TV show The Newsroom.

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    Dev won a Critics' Choice Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in Slumdog Millionaire in 2008. Since then, he has appeared in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and TV show The Newsroom.

    9. Sid (Mike Bailey)

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    Mike appeared in Channel 4's 1066: The Battle for Middle Earth in 2009 and We Are The Freaks, a film that came out in 2013.

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    Mike appeared in Channel 4's 1066: The Battle for Middle Earth in 2009 and We Are The Freaks, a film that came out in 2013.

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    Mike appeared in Channel 4's 1066: The Battle for Middle Earth in 2009 and We Are The Freaks, a film that came out in 2013.

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