18 TV Actresses Who Only Get More Beautiful With Age (PHOTOS)

They say that TV puts 10 pounds on you and makes you look older than you really are. But when it comes to celebs such as The Royals' Elizabeth Hurley and her fellow television luminaries, it almost seems like the opposite is true. Somehow these women have managed to look the same — if not better — than they did when they were younger.

Click through to see 18 TV actresses who have only gotten better and more beautiful with time.


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  • Sofia Vergara


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    If there's one woman who's perfected her look over the years, it's Modern Family's Sofia Vergara. There's no denying that she was always a gorgeous woman (especially seen here circa 2002,) but at the 2016 SAG Awards, the actress looked beautiful and perfectly polished.

  • Courteney Cox


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    Our favorite friend, Courteney Cox, seen here in 1997 and in 2015, still looks as amazing as she did during her days as Monica Geller.

  • Connie Britton


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    In the nine years since her fresh-faced 2007 days, Nashville star Connie Britton has perfected the smokey eye look and aged with grace.

  • Jennifer Aniston


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    Tan and California blonde is Jennifer Aniston's signature look, and she rocked it at the 2016 Critics' Choice Awards just as well as she did back in 2003.

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  • Kyra Sedgwick


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    She may have looked cute with her 2003-era bangs at the premiere of Secondhand Lions, but Kyra Sedgwick looked even better, sans fringe, at the 2015 premiere of Brooklyn.

  • Vanessa Williams


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    There's no disputing that Good Wife actress Vanessa Williams, seen here in 2007 at the People's Choice Awards and at the 2015 New York City Ballet Fall Gala, has been blessed with some good genes!

  • Elizabeth Hurley


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    It's hard to believe that there's a 15 year difference between the photo on the left of Elizabeth Hurley, which was taken back in 2000, and the one on the right from 2015! The Royals star looks the same in a very similar, strapless pink dress.

  • Jada Pinkett Smith


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    Mrs. Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, has come along way since her debut at the 1998 ShoWest Convention. Seen here on the right at the 2016 Palm Springs International Film Festival, the Gotham star has changed up her look but still looks as beautiful as ever.

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  • Robin Givens


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    It seems like Head of the Class actress Robin Givens has managed to stay forever young-looking if these photos of her at the 2007 NATPE Convention and the 2016 NAACP Image Awards are any indication.

  • Robin Wright


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    To play our favorite anti-heroine Claire Underwood on House of Cards, Robin Wright has chopped off her hair into a short bob, but, aside from that, the actress looks very much the same at the 2015 Women in the World Summit as she did at the 2006 London Film Festival. 

  • Thandie Newton


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    'If you've got it, flaunt it' seems to be the motto for ageless beauty Thandie Newton, photographed on the left at the 2006 premiere of The Last King of Scotland and, on the right, in 2016 at the premiere of Creed.

  • Kelly Preston


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    Is there something in the water in Hollywood? Actress Kelly Preston looked young and cool at the 2005 premiere of Be Cool, and over 15 years later, she managed to look even younger and cooler at the 2016 premiere of American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson.

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  • Viola Davis


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    Apologies to the 2007 version of Viola Davis, but the How to Get Away With Murder star never looked better than she did at the ELLE 6th Annual Women In Television Dinner in 2016.

  • Tina Fey


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    Her most recent TV credits may be for her work behind the camera, but, even so, it seems that Tina Fey is not skimping on her beauty regime! The actress/writer looked as great at the 2016 SAG Awards as she did at the 2004 ShoWest Convention.

  • Toni Collette


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    We're still holding out hope for another season of The United States of Tara, especially since star Toni Collette, seen here in 2005 and in 2016, has managed to not age a day since the show went off the air!

  • Patricia Arquette


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    CSI: Cyber star Patricia Arquette is a regular at the Golden Globes. Check her out at the 2004 and 2016 Globes, looking nearly identical!

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  • Alyssa Milano


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    In both 2005 and 2016, Mistresses actress Alyssa Milano attended the UNICEF Ball, looking like perfection from head to toe!

  • Molly Sims


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    The shade of blonde may have changed a tad, but Molly Sims, shown here at the Lost City premiere in 2006 and at a charity gala in 2015, has still got incredible hair game.


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