Some Hollywood careers last only a few months, while others can span decades. The actors on this then and now list are some of the most popular actors of the past few decades. These are truly some of the best actors of all time. Many of these famous people launched their careers in the '70s and are still famous from the work they did decades ago. Other 70s celebrities were famous before the seventies, but experienced the height of their fame in that decade.
They may have been some of the best actors during this decade, as many starred in the best movies of the 70s. But how have these stars held up over the years?
Some of their careers got better with time. For example, male actors like Michael Douglas and Clint Eastwood's performances became increasingly nuanced over time. Other people like Gene Wilder and Charles Grodin left the spotlight.
This before and after list will let you see exactly what each of these actors was up to back then, and what they're up to today.