Everybody loves an ugly duckling story and the child stars included on this list reflect just that! Let’s face it, not everybody was born a great beauty and that includes celebrities, even ones that have always been in the spotlight! Sometimes it takes celebrities a few years to really grow into their looks, and when they do, everyone can’t help but be blown away!
Whether it’s your favorite nerdy child star who grew up gorgeous or just your current fave Hollywood hottie who used to be a little bit dorky, you’re bound to be shocked by some of the celebrities included on this list! Can you believe Ryan Gosling wasn’t always the dreamboat he is now? How about Little Miss Sunshine’s Abigail Breslin? She isn’t so little anymore! And just wait til you see Neville Longbottom from Harry Potter, holy smokes! He definitely demonstrates the power of puberty! Click next to find out which nerdy child stars grew up into hotties.