How many movies about famous historic people have you seen? Probably more than you realize. A lot of the time, when we watch movies like these, we tend to believe that the person in the movie is about looked a lot like the actor playing them. It’s not always the case. Sometimes the actors, playing the part are way more good looking than the real person, but they were cast because of their talent of being able to emulate the character of the person they’re playing. The rest is up to the makeup and costume department. These are the artists who really pull everything together and make the actors look like the historic people they’re playing.
Let’s take a look at a couple of actors and historic people they played side by side, and see how uncanny the resemblance really is. Click on “Start Slideshow” to begin.
1. Robert Downey Jr vs. Charlie Chaplin