Many movies and television programs are based on books, and when adaptations are made, the actors and actresses that will give life to the characters are looked for as close as possible to the descriptions we read about them or what one imagines at the moment read about his adventures.
But surely you have not realized that in the original texts the protagonists have an age but the actor or actress who plays them has another, sometimes they are adolescents played by adults, and their performance is so convincing that we do not notice that difference. If you do not understand what we mean, check out this list of celebrities and their interpretations.
1. Daenerys Targaryen Emilia Clarke
While the heiress to the iron throne has 13 years in the books, the actress who gives life to the mother of dragons in the series game of Thrones he has interpreted it since he was 25 years old.
2. Peter Parker Andrew Garfield
While in The amazing Spiderman He is 15 years old, Andrew interpreted it when he was 29 years old, with that energy nobody realized the difference.
3. Holly Golightly Audrey Hepburn
The charming protagonist of Breakfast with diamonds She is an 18-year-old girl, and Audrey was already 32 when she played her.
4. Danny Zuko John Travolta
While the protagonist of Vaseline He is 17 years old, because he is in high school, John was 24 years old when the recording began.
5. Katniss Everdeen Jennifer Lawrence
The winner of the The Hunger Games She is 16 years old, and Jennifer took the role of Katniss at age 24.
6. Severus Snape Alan Rickman
The beloved and hated Professor Snape was 31 years old in books. Alan was 55 years old when he recorded Harry potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
7. Scarlett OHara Vivien Leigh
The protagonist of gone With the Wind She is 16 years old and Vivien was 26 years old when she made this magnificent performance.
8. Regina George Rachel McAdams
The plastic queen was 16 years old in Heavy Girls, Rachel 10 more years to record this movie.
9. Finn Hudson Cory Monteith
Finn was about 16 years old, he was in high school, Cory was already 27 years old when he started working in Glee.
10. Mia Thermopolis Anne Hathaway
The girl who did not know she was a princess was 16 years old in the movies. Anne was not that far away, she was 19 years old.
11. Damon Salvatore Ian Somerhalder
While Ian was 31 when he became a vampire, Damon was a 22-year-old The Vampire Diaries.
12. Blair Waldorf Leighton Meester
In Gossip Girl, Blair was in high school so he was 16 years old, while Leighton was already of legal age at 21 years of age.
13. Frank Abagnale Jr. Leonardo DiCaprio
In the film Catch me if you can, DiCaprio He plays a 19-year-old who had already made many frauds at such a young age, while he was 28 years old.
14. Rory Gilmore Alexis Bledel
Rory was only 15 years old in Gilmore Girls and Alexis 19 years old at the beginning of the filming of the television series.
15. Marty McFly Michael J. Fox
The protagonist of Back to the Future He was 17 years old when he began his adventure in the company of Doc, while Michael was already 24 years old at that time.