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35 Latino Celebrities’ Photos Before They Hit The Big Time And Now

There is no doubt that Latino celebrities have remarkably contributed to the U.S pop culture. For instance, Shakira (Colombia root) and Ricky Martin (Puerto Rico root) are some of the biggest singers in the entertainment world. What’s more, American-born Hispanics, such as Jennifer Lopez, Cardi B, and Eva Longoria, who have conquered the U.S billboards for decades, prove their uniqueness in their Latino roots. It was an epic journey since they started their career.

And their journey may change everything. Celebrities look utterly different before they hit the big time. We can find some photos of their early career that make us surprise a lot. Some celebrities have unexpected looks while others embrace their beauty at a very young age.

Here are 35 Latino celebrities at the beginning of their career versus now. Let’s take a look at the list below and enjoy the moment.

#1 Cardi B in 2016:

Source: Paras Griffin / Getty Images

Cardi B now:

Source: iamcardib

#2 Shakira in 1999:

Source: Ron Galella / Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images

Shakira now:

Source: shakira

#3 Ricky Martin in the ’80s:

Source: Bolivar Arellano / WireImage / Getty Images

Ricky Martin now:

Source: Lionel Hahn / Getty Images

#4 Oscar Isaac in 2005:

Source: Peter Kramer / Getty Images

Oscar Isaac now:

Source: Jesse Grant / Getty Images for Disney

#5 Pedro Pascal in 2005:

Source: Brad Barket / Getty Images

Pedro Pascal now:

Source: Jamie Mccarthy / WireImage / Getty Images

#6 Jennifer Lopez in 1992:

Source: Ron Davis / Getty Images

Jennifer Lopez now:

Source: Emma Mcintyre / WireImage / Getty Images

#7 Pitbull in 2004:

Source: Orlando Garcia / Getty Images

Pitbull now:

Source: Phillip Faraone / Getty Images for Gateway Celebrity Fight Night Foundation

#8 J Balvin in 2012:

Source: Rodrigo Varela / Getty Images

J Balvin now:

Source: Angela Weiss / AFP via Getty Images

#9 Andy Garcia in 1988:

Source: Ron Galella, Ltd. / Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images

Andy Garcia now:

Source: Axelle / FilmMagic / Getty Images

#10 Eiza González in 2008:

Source: Victor Chavez / Getty Images

Eiza González now:

Source: Alexander Tamargo / Getty Images for Universal Pictures

#11 Wilson Cruz in 1994:

Source: Abc Photo Archives / Disney General Entertainment Content via Getty Images

Wilson Cruz now:

Source: wcruz73

#12 Ariana DeBose in 2006:

Source: Bryan Bedder / Getty Images

Ariana DeBose now:

Source: Doug Peters – Pa Images / PA Images via Getty Images

#13 Zoe Saldaña in 2000:

Source: Rj Capak / WireImage / Getty Images

Zoe Saldaña now:

Source: Araya Doheny / Getty Images for RCGD Global

#14 Y’lan Noel in 2013:

Source: Ilya S. Savenok / Getty Images

Y’lan Noel now:

Source: Jim Spellman / WireImage / Getty Images

#15 Maluma in 2013:

Source: David Becker / WireImage / Getty Images

Maluma now:

Source: maluma

#16 Mario Lopez in the late ’80s:

Source: Nbc / NBCUniversal via Getty Images

Mario Lopez now:

Source: Paul Archuleta / Getty Images

#17 Tessa Thompson in 2005:

Source: Jeffrey Mayer / WireImage / Getty Images

Tessa Thompson now:

Source: Karwai Tang / Getty Images

#18 Rita Moreno in 1956:

Source: Bettmann / Bettmann Archive / Getty Images

Rita Moreno now:

Source: David Livingston / Getty Images

#19 Stephanie Beatriz in 2009:

Source: Ryan Miller / Getty Images

Stephanie Beatriz now:

Source: David Livingston / FilmMagic / Getty Images

#20 Salma Hayek in 1990:

Source: Art Zelin / Getty Images

Salma Hayek now:

Source: Karwai Tang / WireImage / Getty Images

#21 Michelle Rodriguez in 2000:

Source: Jeff Katz / Getty Images

Michelle Rodriguez now:

Source: Phillip Faraone / Getty Images

#22 Aubrey Plaza in 2009:

Source: Michael Bezjian / WireImage / Getty Images

Aubrey Plaza now:

Source: Momodu Mansaray / WireImage / Getty Images

#23 Adrienne Eliza Houghton in 2000:

Source: Ron Galella / Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images

Adrienne Eliza Houghton now:

Source: Stefanie Keenan / Getty Images for CUYANA

#24 Sofía Vergara in 1999:

Source: Jim Smeal / Getty Images

Sofia Vergara now:

Source: Frazer Harrison / Getty Images

#25 America Ferrera in 2002:

Source: Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images

America Ferrera now:

Source: Tommaso Boddi / Getty Images for Netflix

#26 Becky G in 2012:

Source: Gregg Deguire / WireImage / Getty Images

Becky G now:

Source: Unique Nicole / Getty Images

#27 Rosie Perez in 1987:

Source: Soul Train / Soul Train via Getty Images

Rosie Perez now:

Source: Doug Peters – Pa Images / PA Images via Getty Images

#28 Edward James Olmos in the early ’80s:

Source: Nbc / NBCUniversal via Getty Images

Edward James Olmos now:

Source: Axelle / FilmMagic / Getty Images

#29 Danny Trejo in 1997:

Source: Ron Galella / Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images

Danny Trejo now:

Source: David Livingston / Getty Images

#30 Rosario Dawson in 1998:

Source: Jim Spellman / WireImage / Getty Images

Rosario Dawson now:

Source: Amy Sussman / Getty Images for Deadline Hollywood

#31Lin-Manuel Miranda in 2007:

Source: Mychal Watts / WireImage / Getty Images

Lin-Manuel Miranda now:

Source: Jamie Mccarthy / Getty Images

#32 John Leguizamo in 1986:

Source: Nbc / NBCUniversal via Getty Images

John Leguizamo now:

Source: Arturo Holmes / Getty Images

#33 Alejandro Fernández in 1998:

Source: Arnaldo Magnani/ Getty Images

Alejandro Fernández now:

Source: Gabe Ginsberg / Getty Images

#34Gina Torres in 2001:

Source: L. Cohen / WireImage / Getty Images

Gina Torres now:

Source: Jc Olivera / Getty Images for iHeartRadio

#35 Mariah Carey in 1992:

Source: Paul Natkin / WireImage / Getty Images

Mariah Carey now:

Source: mariahcarey

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