Young Tywin Lannister (in Pascali's Island)

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Yep, that's Lannister patriarch Charles Dance - in total young stud mode - hanging out with young Helen Mirren. Old people! They used to be young!

 

Young Ned Stark (in The Bill)

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Old age is coming.

 

Young Cersei (in The Jungle Book)

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It's just a little bit weird to see Lena Headey younger, without blonde hair, and also not having an incestual affair with her brother.

 

Young Tyrion Lannister (in The Station Agent)

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I've seen Peter Dinklage in X-Men: Days of Future Past (which takes place in the 70s) and he looks pretty much the same. Dude ages WELL.

 

Young Olenna Tyrell (in The Avengers)

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Not THAT Avengers - the TV show with British people. Although weirdly Diana Rigg IS playing Black Widow here.

 

 Young Littlefinger (in Queer as Folk)

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Youthful Aidan Gillen, livin' up the queer lifestyle with Jax from Sons of Anarchy.

 

Young Catelyn Stark (in Hidden Agenda)

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Michelle Fairley - always hard-edged, beautiful, and probably a lot of fun at weddings.

 

Young Joffrey Baratheon (in Batman Begins)

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"Thanks for the help, Batman! I too will now become a violent sociopath."

 

Young Theon Greyjoy (in Equus)

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Back when Alfie Allen was mostly just Lily Allen's little brother.

 

Young Sandor Clegane aka The Hound (in The Book Group)

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Note the unburned face, lack fo armor, and not murdering everyone.

 

Young Davos Seaworth (in A Little Princess)

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Liam Cunningham used to be a STUN-ion knight.

 

Young Robert Baratheon (in The Full Monty)

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Note: he also played Fred Flintstone in Viva Rock Vegas.

 

Young Stannis Baratheon (in Welcome to Sarajevo)

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Stephen Dillane, you probably won't win the Iron Throne - but you've won our hearts.  

 

Young Jorah Mormont (in Mountains of the Moon

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Iain Glen didn't ALWAYS serve Khaleesi.

 

Young Hodor (in life)

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Before Game of Thrones, Kristian Nairn didn't do much acting - too busy being a DJ and - ironically - saying his own name over and over.