There’s little more fascinating than looking at stars back when they were ‘normal people’. Even Marilyn Monroe looked like any other girl before she dyed her hair, had plastic surgery and changed her name. The other transformation as equally interesting. Who do you think has changed the most?
Marilyn before she was famous (above) and as we all know her afterwards:
Rita Hayworth back when she was Rita Cansino:
and after her major Hollywood transformation:
Greta Garbo back when she was first starting out in European movies:
Gene Kelly‘s senior picture in the 1933 yearbook of the University of Pittsburgh (The Owl).
Not so different from him in his Hollywood heyday:
A young and skinny Fred Astaire photographed back in 1919
and as we all know and love him:
Mexican movie actress Delores Del Rio before she hit the Hollywood big-time:
and at the height of her fame:
Marlene Dietrich in her school photograph (second from right in the front row with a big bow in her hair)
and as we know her from the 1932 movie Shanghai Express: