Celebrities seem to have the knack for looking amazing wherever they go, but have you ever wondered what they looked like as kids? What were they like going through puberty? Did they have such dazzling smiles? Were they popular or complete dorks at school?
Well, here are some delightful photographs of some of the biggest names in Hollywood. Relive their childhood days and marvel at how they managed to just get so damn hot later on in life:
Fun Fact: She has spoken at great length about her difficult time at school. In particular, she was bullied so much in middle school that she was forced to eat lunch in the bathroom to avoid being "pelted with ketchup packets." Apparently, the issue was not with her looks, but rather that she irritated people for getting along better with boys.
Well, if she rubbed those bullies up the wrong way back then, I bet she does so even more now as one of the sexiest women to walk this planet.
Fun Fact: When he was at high school, James Franco was arrested on numerous occasions for underage drinking, graffiti, and for stealing designer goods from department stores and selling them on to classmates.
Speaking of his bad boy behavior, Franco has since said:
"It was teen angst. I was uncomfortable in my own skin. I was shy. I changed my ways just in time to get good grades."
Fun Fact: Russell Brand once worked as a postman but was fired from the job for his bad behavior. He was even forced to apologize for stealing from letters and birthday cards to feed his drug addiction.
Thankfully today, the stand-up comedian, activist and Katy Perry's ex-hubby has changed his ways.
Fun Fact: In an attempt to stop her daughter from partying and turning to drugs, her mother allowed 14 year-old Angelina to live with her boyfriend in her room, whilst she slept in the room next door.
That's some pretty liberal parenting there!
Check her out in the Maleficent trailer:
Fun Fact: Ever wonder why Joseph has a double-barreled name? In 1998, he explained in an interview that he ended up with two names because his parents were hippies and did not think there was a need for his mother (Gordon) to lose her last name.
Fun Fact: Katy Perry began her music career singing Christian pop! She also studied Italian Opera singing for a while.
Oh, how times have changed!
Check out her magnificent Super Bowl Halftime 2015 performance: