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Here's What Chrissy Teigen, Hugh Jackman & More of Your Favorite Celebs Looked Like in High School 

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Even the world’s most glamorous people had to go through the pains and gains of teen years.

Read on to see what these 18 stars were up to — from goofing off with friends to hitting the field in uniform — before they started dazzling us on red carpets.

Katie Holmes was a proud theater geek.

Lupita Nyong’o rocked a natural eyebrow look.

#fbf school days. Shout-out to full eyebrows and fringes/bangs at 14. #RusingaSchoolNairobi

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Hugh Jackman had no qualms about donning a kilt.

Now for the answer to the age old question. UNDER THE KILT I WORE …. #throwbackthursday

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Ewan McGregor proudly flaunted his stonewashed jeans and new car.

Heidi Klum had an early affinity for glam looks.

13 years old 😳

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Blake lively and her cheer squad always had each other’s backs.

I've always been impressively athletic…

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Diane Kruger and her bro were all about the smize.

When my brother looked like Leonardo Di Caprio ❤️

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Jerry Seinfeld’s long locks were on display in his passport photo.

My first Passport. 16 years old. 1971. Feeling strong. #TBT

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Lena Dunham appreciated the benefits of aquatic undergarments.

Kourtney and Kim Kardashian were all about hand signs.


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Kim Zolciak-Biermann got all dolled-up for dance recitals.

Chrissy Teigen lived up the pom-pom life.

Yes ladies!!

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Chris Pratt broke out the hair gel for picture day.

Katy Perry latched on to the bedazzled trend.

#TBT me at 14 or 15 wearing a bedazzled shirt that said POPSTAR. (with chocolate in my teeth yerp)

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Josh Duhamel wasn’t afraid of helmet head.

Who's ready for some football?! #ThisGuy

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Rihanna was a grandmother’s girl.

Throwback of Dolly and I

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Jeremy Renner was thinking pink at prom.