20 Ageing Stars Who Played High School Students But Weren’t Fooling Anybody

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Casting grown adults to play teenagers is a practice that goes back decades. It’s because of child labor laws: actual teens have strict restrictions on how many hours they can work. With grown-ups there’s no such problem. As a result, some of the most well-known teenage characters of film and TV look suspiciously older than they should. However, the actual ages of the actors playing them may still surprise you.

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