15 Times When Film Casting Was Practically a Copy-Paste

Anna de Armas’ resemblance to Marilyn Monroe is undeniable, and Eddie Redmayne’s resemblance to Stephen Hawking left us speechless. We know that actors’ job is to transform themselves into a character, but some seem to have been born to bring people who existed in real life to live on screen. Their remarkable resemblance makes us wonder if they might have been related in another life.

1. Sarah Paulson as Marcia Clark in Inside Look: The People v. O.J. Simpson — American Crime Story

2. Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln in Lincoln

.

3. Nicole Kidman as Virginia Woolf in The Hours

.

4. Charlize Theron as Megyn Kelly in Bombshell

.

5. Elle Fanning as Michelle Carter in The Girl from Plainville

.

6. Austin Butler as Elvis in Elvis

.

7. Darren Criss as Andrew Cunanan in Inside Look: The Assassination of Gianni Versace — American Crime Story

.

8. Margot Robbie as Sharon Tate in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

.

9. Sandra Bullock as Leigh Anne Tuohy in The Blind Side

.

10. AnnaSophia Robb as Bethany Hamilton in Soul Surfer

.

11. Sterling K. Brown as Christopher Darden in Inside Look: The People v. O.J. Simpson — American Crime Story

.

12. Eddie Redmayne as Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything

.

13. Ana de Armas as Marilyn Monroe in Blonde

.

If you want to see Marilyn Monroe’s 10 beauty transformations, don’t miss this article.

14. Kristen Stewart as Joan Jett in The Runaways

.

15. Adrien Brody as Salvador Dalí in Midnight in Paris

.