It was the 2011 film that featured one of the most A-List casts in recent cinematic history thanks to its huge ensemble cast, but there were a few love-struck teens who stole the hearts of fans of the movie. movie.
Although it didn’t get top reviews from critics, the film was still a box office success and became a holiday favorite.
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It’s a holiday classic[/caption]
Adult cast members include Hollywood icons such as Robert De Niro, Sarah Jessica Parker, Zac Efron, Jessica Biel, Jon Bon Jovi, Halle Berry, Ashton Kutcher, Ludacris and Sarah Paulson to name a few. .
However, the real stars of romantic comedy were the teenage superstars who took the acting world by storm and have since gone on to become even bigger names.
The teenage trio includes Jake T. Austin, Abigail Breslin and Katherine McNamara.
Let’s take a look at how they look now that they’ve all grown up 11 years after the movie and dive into the glittering careers they’ve had…
Jake T. Austin – Seth Anderson
Jake played teenager Seth Anderson in the iconic film.
The fresh-faced teenager was already a bit of a star when he took on the role in the film thanks to his acting career starting at the age of eight in American commercials.
He became the voice of Diego in the animated series Dora the Explora and the spin-off Go, Diego, Go before rising to worldwide stardom in Disney’s hit series Wizards of Waverly Place as Max Russo alongside Selena. Gomez and David Henrie.
By the time of his New Year’s Eve appearance, the teenager was already selling scripts for his own films he had written and returning to his voice acting roots with the role of Fernando in the animated classic Rio.
These days, the star has really grown up and is totally ripped, showing off her impressive hunky body in a recent Instagram snap.
The stunningly handsome actor splits his year between New York and Los Angeles and recently appeared in the film Adverse as Lars.
Jake currently has 2.1 million Instagram followers who keep up to date with his acting endeavors, world travels, and plethora of shirtless selfies.
He shows his abs online[/caption]
Abigail Breslin – Hailey Doyle
Like Jake, although she was only 15 when she worked on the film, she was already an established actress in her own right and suited to portray the younger stars of the world-class cast.
Abigail was nominated for a Best Supporting Actress Oscar at just 10 years old for her role in the 2006 film Little Miss Sunshine.
She received critical acclaim for her appearance in the heartbreaking tragic film My Sister’s Keeper where she starred opposite Cameron Diaz and Alec Baldwin.
The star has now grown up and even revealed earlier this year that she got engaged.
She keeps her social media profiles active with original updates and continues to act as well as release music.
She had a successful career[/caption]
Katherine McNamara – Lily Bowman
Katherine began her career on stage and was initially the least known cast member.
A year before the film, she appeared on Broadway in A Little Night Music alongside Catherine Zeta-Jones and Angela Lansbury before landing the role in New Year’s Eve.
She continued her screen career appearing in the Disney XD series Kickin’ It and the MTV comedy series Happyland.
in 2015, she landed the lead role of Clary Fray in the hit supernatural series Shadowhunters, her most famous role to date.
She also played the role of Mia Smoak in the program Arrow and this year played the main role in the television series Walker: Independence.
Katherine grew up in front of the world and now enchants fans with her blonde locks and incredible figure.
She posts regular updates on social media where she shows off her glam looks combined with her infectious personality and has even shared reunion photos with her co-stars, including Shadowhunters’ Matthew Daddiro.
She is still in the acting business to this day[/caption]
New Year’s Eve airs tonight at 5.40pm on ITV2.
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