It’s not uncommon for celebrities to become famous based largely on their looks, and even the best actors can have their careers boosted by the fact that they’re good looking.
(Jennifer Lawrence and Zubaida Tharwat/Image Link)
These famous faces are chosen because they appeal to the masses, but what if that visual appeal is somewhat subconscious?
(Maggie Gyllenhaal and Rose Wilder Lane/Image Link)
Maybe the studio heads are choosing their next A list faces based on familiarity, a feeling they’ve seen that face somewhere before?
(Ben Schwartz and Leon Trotsky/Image Link)
Check out these pictures of 20 Celebrities and Their Historical Twins and you’ll see that famous faces tend to come back around after a while, and while some of the similarities are arguable many are too close to be denied.