15 great actors who portrayed real-life personalities perfectly

Biographical movies, or biopics, stand as one of the most popular genres in modern cinema. We all share the fascination of learning about the private lives and experience of famous people, exploring their rise to fame and success and the methods they chose to deal with challenges and obstacles life throws at them.

Of course, without the physical similarities and talented performances of actors, it would be impossible to perceive the real message of the movie and immerse yourself into the whirlwind of emotions of these inspiring people.

Bright Side selected and put together 15 amazing side-by-side comparisons of biopic actors and their real-life counterparts.  Here you go!

Audrey Hepburn and Jennifer Love Hewitt

The Audrey Hepburn story, 2000

Alfred Hitchcock and Anthony Hopkins

Hitchcock, 2012

Virginia Woolf and Nicole Kidman

The Hours, 2002

John Lennon and Aaron Taylor-Johnson

Nowhere Boy, 2009

Queen Victoria and Judi Dench

Mrs Brown, 1997

Muhammad Ali and Will Smith

Аli, 2001

Princess Diana and Naomi Watts

Diana, 2013

Charles Chaplin and Robert Downey Jr.

Chaplin, 1992

Gia Carangi  and Angelina Jolie

Gia, 1998

Ludwig van Beethoven and Gary Oldman

Immortal Beloved, 1994

Eva Perón and Madonna

Evita, 1996

Walt Disney and Tom Hanks

Saving Mr. Banks, 2013

Katharine Hepburn and Cate Blanchett

The Aviator, 2004

Sigmund Freud and Viggo Mortensen

A Dangerous Method, 2011

Jacqueline Kennedy and Katie Holmes

The Kennedys, 2011

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