«Romeo and Juliet in 1968 and now!» This is how Olivia Hussey and Leonard Whiting appear today

Hussey was 15 and Whiting was 16 when they played in the 1️⃣9️⃣6️⃣8️⃣ «Romeo and Juliet»! 😮 5️⃣5️⃣years have passed since then and the movie stars are unrecognizable! 🧐😬The teen lovers have got old and are now 7️⃣2️⃣ and 7️⃣3️⃣ years old! Be ready to see their recent photos in this article! 👇

More than 5 decades have passed since the release of one of the most praiseworthy adaptations of «Romeo and Juliet». The leading characters were played by O. Hussey and L. Whiting who still were teenager at the time of the filming. The movie hit our screens back in 1968 and the stars are already in their 70s.

Many have been wondering how years and age have changed the legendary actors and here they are!  To say that they have evolved beyond recognition is nothing to say.  Though they maintained their charm, the film stars who captivated millions of viewers appear unrecognizable today.

«Thanks God they are still alive and live a happy life!», «How long have I slept?», «They look fantastic for their age, to tell the truth!», «This is what ageing with grace and dignity looks like», «Mother nature has gifted them with the best genes».