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Here's what your favourite 1990s TV characters look like now

My, how you’ve grown!

MUCH LIKE SEEING a teacher outside of school, it can be jarring to see an actor you grew up watching on TV when they have grown up and gotten older.

Here are some TV characters, then and now. (Warning: results may vary.)

1. Neil Buchanan from Art Attack

neilbuchanan Source: PA/

2. Harvey Kinkle from Sabrina, The Teenage Witch

harveykinkle Source: Richert

3. Niamh Connolly AKA The Feminist from Father Ted

thefeminist Source: PA

4. Dewy from Malcolm in the Middle

dewey Source: PA/showbizgeek

5. Roger from Sister, Sister

roger Source: Houston

6. Hilary Banks and Carlton Banks from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

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And now…

hilarycarlton Source: karyn_parsons/Twitter

7. Curly Watts from Coronation Street

curlywatts Source: bidStart/mrkevkennedy

8. Winnie Cooper from The Wonder Years

winniecooper Source: Rookie Mag/PA

9. Jessie Spano from Saved by the Bell

jessiespano Source: Jezebel/PA

10. Saffron from Absolutely Fabulous

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11. Ferguson Darling from Clarissa Explains It All

ferguson Source: YouTube/

12. Xander from Buffy The Vampire Slayer

xander3 Source: Nicholas Brendon/Twitter

13. Ruthie Camden from 7th Heaven

ruthie Source: Mackenzie Rosman/Twitter

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Amy O'Connor

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