Anna Buckley
September 26, 2016 12:49 pm
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Tom Hiddleston has played many a role in his career. Back in 2001, his first major project was the TV movie The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby, while one of his main roles featured him playing Edward in the film Archipelago in 2010. And, of course, he is arguably most known for his role as Loki in Thor (2011).

While the roles he’s played have changed drastically — from this:

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to this:

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— Hiddleston himself has aged like a fine Napa Valley Merlot. Need evidence?

Don’t worry, we’ve got it covered…

Here he is looking young and fresh-faced in 2007:

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Aw, lil Tom!

Rocking a curly ‘do in 2008:

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Just look at that earnest smirk!

Clean-cut and sharp in 2010:

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Why so serious, Tom?

With a little scruff and a lot of swagger in 2013:

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Yup, he’d mastered the sexy stare by then.

Looking dapper in a tux in 2015:

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Straight-up regal.

And finally, looking grizzled and sexy AF in W Magazine in 2016:

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All we have left to say is: