Star Match

Some stars share physical similarities and/or career paths. For example, when I try to picture Thomas Jane and Aaron Eckhart together in my mind’s eye, it’s hard for me to tell them apart. So here’s a list of my “Star Matches”. If you see the match say so; if not who’s your match?
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“ See Thomas Jane for comparison. ” - starmatch
“ It goes beyond the chin cleft, dirty blonde, square jaw look. Each has shined in satirical roles (Eckhart:Thank You For Smoking/Jane:Hung), and both played characters with mangled faces (Jane as Harvey Dent in The Dark Knight/Jane as the voice of Jonah Hex in the D.C. video version).
Jane: ” - starmatch
Ryan Gosling
Actor, Drive
Canadian actor Ryan Gosling is the first person born in the 1980s to have been nominated for the Best Actor Oscar (for Half Nelson). He was born Ryan Thomas Gosling on November 12, 1980, in London, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of Donna (Wilson), a secretary, and Thomas Ray Gosling, a traveling salesman...
Ryan Reynolds
Actor, Deadpool
Ryan Rodney Reynolds was born on October 23, 1976 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, the youngest of four children. His father, James Chester Reynolds, was a food wholesaler, and his mother, Tammy, worked as a retail-store saleswoman. Between 1991-93, Ryan appeared in Fifteen, a Nickleodeon series taped in Florida with many other Canadian actors...
“ I’ve suffered Ryan-itis with double vision ever since The Notebook. Which of these homogenized hunks turned his back on Rachel McAdams? To this day I’m not sure.
Reynolds: ” - starmatch
Ralph Fiennes
Actor Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born on December 22, 1962 in Suffolk, England, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is the eldest of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus Fiennes...
“ See Jeremy Irons for comparison. ” - starmatch
Jeremy Irons
Elegant and handsome British actor Jeremy Irons was born in Cowes, Isle of Wight, a small island just off the south coast of England. He is the son of Barbara Anne Brereton (Sharpe) and Paul Dugan Irons, an accountant. Young Jeremy didn't prove very fond of figures. A typical islander, he used to go to mainland England only once a year...
“ Each classically trained in Shakespearean theatre, tremendous acting range, look like brothers.
Irons: ” - starmatch
Brendan Gleeson
Brendan Gleeson was born in Dublin, Ireland, to Pat and Frank Gleeson. From a very young age, he loved to learn, especially reading classical text in and outside the classroom. He took great attention to Irish play writers such as Samuel Beckett, which eventually led to him performing in his high school play production of "Waiting for Godot"...
“ See Ray Winstone for comparison. ” - starmatch
Ray Winstone
Ray Winstone was born on February 19, 1957, in Hackney Hospital in London, England, to Margaret (Richardson) and Raymond J. Winstone. He moved to Enfield, at age seven, where his parents had a fruit and vegetable business. He started boxing at the age of twelve at the famous Repton Amateur Boxing Club...
“ Burly Brits who bopped the boogeyman in Beowulf (OK, so Gleeson’s Irish).
Gleeson: ” - starmatch
Hilary Duff
Hilary Erhard Duff was born on September 28, 1987 in Houston, Texas, to Susan Duff (née Cobb) and Robert Erhard Duff, a partner in convenience store chain. When Hilary was six, she had been traveling in the Cechetti Ballet with her sister Haylie Duff but decided she wanted to fulfill her dream of acting...
“ See Miley Cyrus for comparison. ” - starmatch
Miley Cyrus
Actress, Bolt
Miley Cyrus was born in Franklin, Tennessee, the daughter of country singer Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife, Letitia Jean "Tish" (Finley). She has 5 siblings - two half-brothers, a half-sister and a younger brother and sister. Her birth name is Destiny Hope, given to her by her parents who hoped she would achieve greatness...
“ Let me count the ways: Petite, blonde, prepubescent Disney stars, pop recording artists, concerted attempts to break their squeaky clean image (Duff’s role as Yonica in War, Inc./Cyrus’ pole dancing and Vanity Fair pics)
Cyrus: ” - starmatch
Patton Oswalt
Patton Oswalt has been headlining at comedy clubs all over the United States since 1996, as well as appearing in his own standup specials on Comedy Central and HBO. He was chosen as Entertainment Weekly's "It" comedian in 2002. He is a regular on Late Night with Conan O'Brien. His other television credits include appearances on Seinfeld and NewsRadio...
“ See Jim Norton for comparison. ” - starmatch
“ Schlumpy comedians who look like a couple of nebbishes but both possess a sharp comic sensibility.
Norton: ” - starmatch
“ See John Stamos for comparison. ” - starmatch
John Stamos
Actor, Full House
John Phillip Stamos was born in Cypress, California, to Loretta (Phillips), a model, and William Stamos, a restaurateur. His father was of Greek descent, with the family surname originally being "Stamotopoulos". John has two younger sisters, Janeen and Alaina, both school teachers. His first professional role was as Blackie Parrish on the daytime soap General Hospital from 1982-1984...
“ Hard to tell where one ends and the other begins. Zmed’s apex was TJ Hooker, which ended in 1985, right about the time Stamos got his first gigs. Adrian is of Romanian descent and John is Greek, which explains their equally swarthy appearances. Question: has anyone ever seen them in the same room together?
Stamos: ” - starmatch
“ See Jaime Pressly for comparison. ” - starmatch
Jaime Pressly
After growing up in North Carolina, Jaime spent almost 11 years training in gymnastics and eventually entered the modeling world. Jaime can be seen on the cover of an older Teen Magazine, and has modeled throughout the United States, Italy, and Japan.
“ The Two J’s who come off as wannabe blondes with equal parts spunk and sex appeal. Pressly works mostly in comedy, but King has also dabbled in the funny stuff. JP specializes in the trashy ditzoid while JK is more girl next door with added vavoom.
Pressly: ” - starmatch
“ See Thomas Dolby for comparison. ” - starmatch
“ Strictly physical.
Dolby: ” - starmatch
“ See John Malkovich for comparison. ” - starmatch
John Malkovich
John Gavin Malkovich was born in Christopher, Illinois, to Joe Anne (Choisser), who owned a local newspaper, and Daniel Leon Malkovich, a state conservation director. His paternal grandparents were Croatian. In 1976, Malkovich joined Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre, newly founded by his friend Gary Sinise...
“ Just physical but if you had to cast someone to play Carville who else would you call?
Malkovich: ” - starmatch