10 Favorite '90s Heartthrobs Then & Now -- See How Much They've Changed! (PHOTOS)

10 Favorite '90s Heartthrobs Then & Now -- See How Much They've Changed! (PHOTOS)

The '90s were tough on teen girls. Leonardo DiCaprio put us under his spell with Romeo + Juliet, Brad Pitt made us wish we were undead in Interview With the Vampire, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar launched a full-on adorable Zack attack with Saved by the Bell. There was no cure for our many, many major crushes -- and thank goodness! We couldn't get enough of the decade's hottest heartthrobs.

The 10 hotties that plastered your walls and lockers back in the '90s are still looking good today. Here's a peek at your favorite teen crushes, then and now-wow-wow! 


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  • Jared Leto, Then


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    My So-Called Life only lasted 19 episodes, but Leto's dreamy gaze lived on in our dreams for years. We heart you, Jordan Catalano! 

  • Jared Leto, Now


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    The many looks of Leto! The actor-musician has sported everything from super-long tresses to pink hair, and looked fine doing it. These days, Leto is making fewer films and devoting more time to his band, 30 Seconds to Mars. 

  • Brad Pitt, Then


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    Pitt stole our hearts playing a hot conman in 1991's Thelma & Louise. He dominated theaters -- and the inside of our lockers -- for the rest of the decade, starring in everything from Legends of the Fall to Interview With a Vampire. 

  • Brad Pitt, Now


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    Two decades later, Pitt's still charming us and churning out hit movies, including World War Z. He and wife Angelina Jolie have six kids, as if you didn't know! 

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  • Christian Slater, Then


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    Hollywood's bad boy made us feel so good! We followed Slater's every move and movie in the '90s, including Young Guns II, Broken Arrow, and True Romance. 

  • Christian Slater, Now


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    Slater's still tall, dark, and handsome. The prolific actor hasn't stopped making hit movies and has also branched out onto the small screen with television series, including Mr. Robot and Archer.

  • Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Then


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    Be honest -- when Gosselaar talked directly to the camera on Saved by the Bell, you pretended he was talking just to you. (We did too!) Clever, clean-cut, and cute. Yes, please! 

  • Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Now


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    Gosselaar is all grown up, and back on our radar thanks to recent series Franklin & Bash and Truth Be Told. He's married with four kids.  

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  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Then


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    Oh, Romeo, Romeo! Scores of girls and women fell hard for young DiCaprio thanks to 1996's Romeo + Juliet. The actor officially became king of our world the next year with his sexy and heartbreaking turn in Titanic.  

  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Now


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    Over the years, DiCaprio has proven he's more than just a pretty face, with powerful turns in dozens of films, including Django Unchained and The Wolf of Wall Street. He's also dated more supermodels than we can count!

  • Keanu Reeves, Then


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    Hello, handsome! Nobody wanted to hit the brakes when Reeves raced onto our radar in 1994's Speed. The sexy star kept our attention with film after film, including A Walk in the Clouds and The Matrix. 

  • Keanu Reeves, Now


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    Reeves is still holding his own at the box office, with six (yes, six!) movies due out in 2016. The shy actor is mum about his private life, but word is he isn't hitched. 

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  • Scott Wolf, Then


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    Those dimples! Scott Wolf's irresistible charm had us tuning into every single episode of Party of Five.

  • Scott Wolf, Now


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    Wolf hasn't outgrown his dimples or his good looks. (Thank goodness!) The married dad of two has acted steadily over the past two decades, including on TV's Everwood, V, and The Night Shift.

  • Will Smith, Then


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    Smith ruled our TV sets and our walls in the '90s. From hit show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air to blockbuster movies Bad Boys and Independence Day, the ever-charming actor could do no wrong. 

  • Will Smith, Now


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    Does he ever age? The youthful Smith is still pretty much a box-office sure thing thanks to his legions of fans. He is married to longtime love Jada Pinkett Smith and has three kids. 

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  • Luke Perry, Then


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    Perry made bad boys look downright sexy with his career-making role on Beverly Hills, 90210. Team Dylan all the way!

  • Luke Perry, Now


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    Perry has stayed busy with roles on TV and movies, including 2016's upcoming Race to Redemption. Best news? The hunky actor is reportedly on the market

  • Joey Lawrence, Then


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    Whoa! We couldn't get enough of Lawrence on Blossom. The hair! The smile! The biceps! Oh, my! 

  • Joey Lawrence, Now


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    Lawrence made his '90s fans' dreams come true when he teamed up with Melissa Joan Hart for Melissa & Joey from 2010 to 2015. The still-hot actor is married with two kids. 

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