17 Actors Who Played ~Very~Contrasting Roles

Henry Cavill gets excited.

We recently asked the BuzzFeed community about their time surprised recalling their favorite actors In another character, simply because they’ve never timed them before! Here are some of the best responses:

1.

Sebastian Stan

Walt Disney Studios Movies/CW

“Given all the success he’s had in the MCU, when I go back and watch OG gossip Girl, Seb is in it. He plays Carter Byzen, he’s great, but the character is nothing like Bucky! “

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Katherine Keener

Universal Pictures

“Did you remember that evil mother go out Also a favorite of Steve Carell 40 year old virgin? Because I don’t have it! “

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3.

Tom Ellis

Netflix/BBC

“Start watching Miranda it stars tom ellis Lucifer!We’ve never seen a lot of British gigs in Australia and it’s so weird to find him because he’s a bit goofy and totally different from the mild-mannered devil Lucifer.

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4.

Rainn Wilson

NBC/DreamWorks Pictures

“Basically the entire cast Galaxy Quest – that’s the point – especially RAINN FREAKING WILSON. “

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“He’s nothing like Dwight in that movie!”

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5.

Daniel Kaluuya

Universal Pictures/E4

“Review skin Seeing Daniel Kaluuya as Posh Kenneth is so weird to me now. “

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6.

Sarah Drew

ABC/Fox

“I recently found out that Sarah Drew is playing Dr. April Kepner Grey’s Anatomy – Also plays Suzy Pepper Happy In the episode “The Ballad”! “

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7.

Ian McElhinney

Channel 4/HBO

“The first time I saw Delhi girls, I’m trying to find out where I recognize Grandpa Joe.Turns out he’s Barristan Selmi game of Thrones! “

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8.

Sarah Paulson

Netflix / ABC

“I’m rewatching desperate housewives Recently, seeing Sarah playing Lynette’s sister took me by surprise! “

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9.

Chris Evans

Walt Disney Studios Movies/Universal Pictures

“Captain America is Scott Pilgrim vs The World 🤯. “

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10.

Jon Bernthal

Netflix

“Jon suddenly appeared Indestructible Kimmy Schmidt after playing frank castle Punisher It caught me off guard. “

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11.

Imelda Staunton

EMI/Universal Pictures/Warner Bros.

“Imelda Staunton is Nanny McPhee and bounty Chicken run. I mostly knew she was Umbridge, so when I found out I was blown away! “

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“She’s the main character in the play Villa Drake – a movie we had to watch in school as part of religious studies – we were all shocked by how Umbridge was doing 😂. “

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Jesse Plemons

Warner Bros. Pictures/20th Century Fox

“I spent a few watches and saw him in his later works – like black mirror, game nightand Irishman – Finally realized that Jessie Plemons also played Ox Jordan’s successor. Amazing actor! “

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13.

Sandra Oh

Sony Pictures Distribution / ABC

“I watched Sandra Oh in a horror movie the other day and I didn’t even realize it! My friend asked me to watch it again before I timed her. I guess I’m just surprised Sandra Oh is making a horror movie Movie.”

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14.

Leslie Nicole

ABC/ITV

“She played Mrs Patmore Downton Abbey – The docile, reserved women of the early 1900s.Then I saw her in five episodes of the short-lived show catch Play as a ruthless gangster in modern times. The characters are simply worlds apart, so dazzling! “

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15.

Karl Urban

Amazon Prime Video/New Line Cinema

“When I told you, I was shocked to find out that Karl Urban, one of the boys’ lead characters, also played Eomer in it. Lord of the Rings Movie. I can’t believe I didn’t time it right away, but he looks so different! “

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16.

Hannah Wadingham

Apple TV+/HBO

“The owner of the football team is Ted Russo Same actress as SHAME, SHAME, SHAME woman in Game of Thrones 🤯. “

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17.

Henry Cavill

Warner Bros. Pictures/Paramount Pictures

“Can you believe he played Humphrey in the movie? stardust Ha ha? “

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Did we miss anyone? Let us know in the comments!