10 Actors Who Portrayed Famous People In Movies – The Similarities Are Mind-Blowing

Being an actor means you will have to make the audience believe that the characters you’re playing are as real as they could be. It takes loads of effort to find an actor who would want to dive into the stories of a famous person and impress us with their talents way more. Yet, when these actors meet the proper professionals, we’re amazed by the incredible magic of biopics.

Light Tunnel was magnified the similarly of some actors and real people they have played in movies.


  1. Salma Hayek played Frida Kahlo in Frida

  1. Rami Malek played Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody
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  1. Eddie Redmayne has played Stephen Hawking in Theory of Everything
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  1. Cate Blanchett has played Dylan Bob in Im Not There
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  1. Daniel Day-Lewis played Abraham Lincoln in Lincoln
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  1. Gary Oldman played Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour
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  1. Steve Carell played Bobby Riggs in Battle of the Sexes
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  1. Geoffrey Rush played the role of Giacometti Alberto in Final Portrait
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  1. Christian Bale played Dick Cheney in Vice
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  1. James Franco played James Dean in James Dean

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