7 Celebrities Who Went On From Being Super Nerdy To Ultimate Hotties
Posted February 1
Every child in his/her teens goes through the awkward stage where they do not know what is going on with their body. With hormones going crazy and the drastic transformations in their body, they are left bewildered and trying to keep up. Then puberty hits and the tables start turning. The mutation of an ugly duckling to being this perfect swan starts (Well, in most cases). We might think that all of this happens to just regular kids, but celebrities are no different. Even they, have seen their share of ups and downs when it comes to their appearances. Here are some of the celebs who underwent some drastic changes during their puberty.
#1 Matthew Lewis aka Neville Longbottom
This hottie enchanted us by playing Neville Longbottom, a chubby awkward kid that had quite some trouble getting things right, in the Harry Potter series. During his teen years, he lost all his baby fat and also grew some extra inches in height. Matthew revealed that to play his character during puberty he had to wear a fat suit and false teeth. Who knew this plump kid would turn out to be such a hunk?
#2 Jaleel White aka Steve Urkel
Better known for his cameo in the television series Family Matters, he is recognized for his goofiness and scientific knowledge. Once, he revealed that he was completely opposite to the character he played. Jaleel admitted to being absolutely clueless about what he was doing. Later in his career, he struggled to adapt to other characters and then started working on his own web series Fake It Till You Make It.
#3 Jonathan Lipnicki aka the cutie
The famous child star was seen in movies like Jerry McGuire, Like Mike and Stuart Little. As a kid, Lipnicki had a signature style with spiked hair and big glasses. He abruptly took a break from his acting career to be a normal kid and is now trying to make a comeback after 7 long years. He has shocked his fans after revealing his buffed body and his mutation from being this cute little fellow to a sexy hunk.
#4 Ariana Grande
Before being the pop sensation, Ariana admitted to being a complete nerd. She also acknowledged that as a kid, she was bullied a lot, which left her heartbroken and hurt. However, she eventually learned to deal with it. From Broadway to singing, there is nothing this multi-talented sensation cannot do. Looks like the jokes on the bullies now!
#5 Ariel Winter aka Alex Dunphy
Ariel shot to fame after playing the character of a middle child in the Modern Family. Her character was an intelligent and geeky girl, completely opposite to her elder sister Hailey. In the show, we saw her transforming from this awkward nerd to a young beautiful lady. She also got a breast reduction surgery done in June 2015.
#6 Christiano Ronaldo
He might be ranked as one the best players in the world but he didn’t exactly look the part when he first entered the limelight. Many speculate that Ronaldo went through a couple of procedures and even surgeries to achieve his current look.
#7 Emma Watson aka Hermione Granger
Emma Watson played the iconic character of Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter franchise. She admitted that she not only looked the part but was also very much like her character in real life. We saw her growing up in front of our eyes from this geeky little girl to an elegant lady. After the end of Harry Potter, she reinvented herself with her bold choices of characters and fashion.