There's a thing that happens to every new cast member after a few seasons of being on Saturday Night Live—they get Hollywood-ized. They get tailored clothes, expertly colored hair, spray tans, and mega-white teeth, and suddenly, these funny, ordinary humans are officially red-carpet celebrities.
And in case you've missed the subtle transformation of all your favorite comedians, we present to you 14 of the most-famous cast members, then and now.
The exact lip-glossed and bronzed version of yourself in 2006.
An actual representation of Hollywood royalty.
As a choker- and leather jacket-wearing badass in 2000.
Still a badass, but with a glossy lob and on-trend shift dress.
Baby Will in a big-boy suit in the late '90s.
Cool-AF Will in a cool-AF jacket and button-down.
As our butterfly-clip hero in 1999.
As a hand-on-hip expert, with really excellent hair.
Baby Amy in all of her 2001 fashion and beauty glory.
As a Cali-surfer-skateboarder bro in 2005.
As a Brooklyn-coffee-shop-let's-talk-about-Foucault guy.
Probably your funny best friend in 2001.
Your funny best friend with the coolest pantsuits and insanely shiny hair.
Low-key and conservative in the early '90s.
As a trendy, tan, red-carpet pro.
As a fresh-faced kid in 2003.
Debonair as hell.
New and happy in 2011.
Full-on gown-wearing queen. And probably still happy.
Awards-show newb in 2012.
Awards-show winner. Literally. With the dress, and the updo, and the makeup, and the actual award for best supporting actress.
Rosy and bright in 2012.
Goddess of winged liner and silky hair.
Simple and natural in 2012.
HAIR! LIPS! SKIRT! LEWK!
Insanely talented and ridiculously cool in 2001.
Still insanely talented and ridiculously cool, but with shinier hair. And eyeliner.