Age is just a number: Celebrities who played roles way younger than their actual age. Age is just a number and it all boils down to their actin
Age is just a number: Celebrities who played roles way younger than their actual age.
Age is just a number and it all boils down to their acting skills. We’ve listed some amazing actors and actresses whom you did not know were actually older than the characters they’re playing.
- Joe Keery as Steve Harrington in Stranger Things
It could have been that chiseled face or the incredible mop of hair but who would have guessed he could portray a high schooler.
Joe Keery: 26
Steve Harrington: 16
- Emilia Clarke as Daenereys Targaryen in Game of Thrones
Okay so she nailed that so on-point that we just love Emilia as Daenereys. Although most viewers probably did not have any idea that Daenereys was actually 13 years old.
Emilia Clarke: 25 years old
Daenereys Targaryen: 13 years old
- Shirley Henderson as Moaning Myrtle in Harry Potter
This one was mind blowing, although Myrtle’s age was not specified, she should probably be between 11 to 17 years old ‘cause she’s a student at Hogwarts who died via Basilisk.
Shirley Henderson: 37 years old
Myrtle: 11 – 17 years old
- Claudia Jessie as Eloise Bridgerton in The Bridgertons
She is the fifth child of Violet Bridgerton and the younger sister of Daphne. Well, with her name starting with ‘E’ we can easily tell which spot she’s standing in the Bridgerton children. How organized.
Claudia Jessie: 31 years old
Eloise Bridgerton: 17 years old
- Nicola Coughlan as Eloise Bridgerton in The Bridgertons
Penelope is Eloise’s bestfriend and pretty much the same age as her. However, she’s not as ‘Nancy Drew’ as Eloise is and as to not give some spoilers, let’s just say she’s one of the interesting characters in the series.
Nicola Coughlan: 33 years old
Penelope Featherington: 17 years old
- Cole Sprouse as Jughead Jones in Riverdale
Cole played Jughead so on-point, his character might just stick with him for a while.
Cole Sprouse: 26 years old
Jughead is supposed to be around 15 or 16 years old.
- Rachel McAdams as Regina George in Mean Girls.
Rachel McAdams delivered her character so well, everyone practically hated her until the end.
Rachel McAdams: 25 years old
Regina George: 16 years old
- Gabourey Sidibe as Precious in Precious
Gabourey received an Oscar nomination for her outstanding performance for the movie Precious.
Gabourey Sidbe: 26 years old
Precious: 16 years old
- Jason Earles as Jackson in Hannah Montana
Who would have thought this annoying little brother is actually older than.. than his looks!
Jason Earles: 29 years old
Jackson: 16 years old
- Gabrielle Union as Isis in Bring It On
Those genes can play any teen role and no one would know she actually older. Well except Google maybe.
Gabrielle Union: 28 years old
Isis: 17 years old