What 12 Iconic Leading Men And Ladies Of Old Hollywood Look Like Today

The contemporary Hollywood Era followed the Golden era. Giving birth to the term “blockbuster”, this is the era where some of the biggest classics in cinema are born.
A lot of work during this era is still watched religiously by cinemaphiles. Beginning at the start of the 80s, this era has a lot of mega-production, that resulted in excellent, mind-blowing special effects in movies at the time.
In fact, they are so popular that some franchises of the era still have revivals, reboots, and sequels today. Take a look at Indiana Jones, Terminator, or Halloween franchises. See what I mean?
The era also sees the meteoric rise of many Hollywood legends. Meryl Streep, Jack Nicholson, and Julie Andrew to name a few.
Want to see how long their career span is? Take a look at what these 12 iconic leading men and ladies of the contemporary Hollywood era look like today.

#1 Harrison Ford & Karen Allen (Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark)

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#2 Meryl Streep (Sophie’s Choice)

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#3 Jean Reno & Natalie Portman (Léon: The Professional)

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#4 Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer (The Sound of Music)

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#5 Jack Nicholson (The Shining)

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#6 Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, & Ernie Hudson (Ghostbusters)

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#7 Arnold Schwarzenegger & Linda Hamilton (The Terminator)

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#8 Michael J. Fox & Christopher Lloyd (Back to the Future)

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#9 Mel Gibson (Braveheart)

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#10 Billy Crystal & Meg Ryan (When Harry Met Sally)

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#11 Robert Redford & Jane Fonda (Barefoot in the Park)

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#12 Dominic Monaghan & Billy Boyd (The Lord of the Rings)

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