20 Actors Who Played Famous People in Movies and the Resemblance Is Uncanny

To be an actor is to make the audience believe that the characters you play are as real as the audience is. But what’s more challenging is to portray a real-life figure that almost everyone around the globe knows. It can take an ocean of effort to find an actor who would be able to dive into the stories of a famous person and amaze us with their talents once more. And when these actors meet the right makeup professionals, we get to observe the wonderful magic of biopics.

Bright Side was struck by the likeness of some actors and real people in several movies. And we can’t wait to share our findings with you!

1. Salma Hayek as Frida Kahlo, Frida

2. Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury, Bohemian Rhapsody