Any way you slice it, adolescence ain’t pretty. Even for celebrities we now think of as stud muffins, there are definitely pictures to prove that they’re not immune to the awkwardness of growing pains. Take Joseph Gordon Levitt up there — did anybody see that coming? Check out a bunch more dudes we thought would “never have a girlfriend” who are total babes now — or somehow ended up with total babes for girlfriends!
When I watched Even Stevens as a kid, I would have bet you 20 bucks we’d never see Shia LaBeouf ever again. And I would have been out 20 bucks, I guess! Take a look at the rest of the awesomely surprising photos in the gallery.
What stars totally shocked you by growing up to be hot?