7 Actors Who Played Much Younger Roles Onscreen Than Their Real Age

Actors and actresses always try to hide their real age behind their beautiful and flawless faces. They achieve it with makeup and numerous surgeries. These celebrities often play much younger roles on screen than their real age.

No doubt they look very good and we fail to guess their real age because of their impressive performances. The production and direction team even uses prosthetics experts to make the actors appear older or younger than he/she is.

Down here is a list of 10 actors who played much younger roles on screen than their real age-

1. Peter Parker

Andrew Garfield played the role of a 15-year-old boy, Peter Parker in The Amazing Spider Man(2012). In reality, his age is 29 years old.

2. Danny Zuko

John Travolta played the role of a young 17-year-old guy in the 1978 film, Grease. However, the actor is much older in real life, i.e., 24 years.

3. Daenerys Targaryen

Emilia Clarke played a 17-year-old girl, Daenerys Targaryen in the famous series Game of Thrones. However, there is a great difference between her real age and her age on screen. She is actually 30 years old.

4. Severus Snape

It’s been a while since we lost the legend, Alan Rickman. He played the role of Severus Snape in the Harry Potter series. The actor played a 31-year-old man but his real age is 55 years.

5. Yentl

Barbara Streisand who essayed the role of a 16-year-old Jewish girl. But her real age is 41.

6. Eddard Stark

He is the first hero of Game of Thrones series. Sean Bean portrayed the role of a 35-year-old in the first season when he was already in his 50s.

7. Kevin Flynn Clu

Jeff Bridges(61) appeared as a 31-year-old in 2010 sci-fi thriller Troy Legacy.

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