Here S What 22 Young Superhero Actors Look Like Now
Everyone loves a good superhero origin story, and we've seen many of our favorite child actors get their start playing the younger versions of DC and Marvel's finest. MTV News wanted to know what these kids — a lot of whom are now grown up — look like today.
Most people on this list are dudes, since we're still anxiously awaiting more female-centric superhero stories like Wonder Woman , Gotham City Sirens , and New Warriors to premiere. Check out what your favorite superhero kids are doing now.
- Young Bruce Wayne in Batman & Robin (1997) Warner Bros.
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/9hIlXKkPGa/
Though we didn't get the best look at young Bruce Wayne's face, we all know Eric Lloyd as the kid from The Santa Clause . Lloyd opened his own film and music production studio and plays in the band RadioMason .
- Young Batman in Batman Begins (2005) Warner Bros. Pictures/DC
- Now: https://www.facebook.com/BritishGQ/posts/10154241373696051
- Young Jean Grey in X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) 20th Century Fox/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BR67jpMg1fE/
Haley Ramm recently guest-starred on episodes of The Originals , Mistresses , and Notorious .
- Young Angel in X-Men: The Last Stand 20th Century Fox/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BJMF4JpjkgZ/
- Young Wolverine in X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) 20th Century Fox/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BKtPkFzh95B/
Um, you know what Troye Sivan 's been up to lately! He performed with Alessia Cara at the 2016 VMAs , where the Blue Neighbourhood trilogy was nominated for Best Breakthrough Long Form Video.
- Young Green Lantern in Green Lantern (2011) Warner Bros. Pictures/DC
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BIjMfmPAZ-B/
- Young Thor in Thor (2011) Paramount Pictures/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BQmLOs6BDGC/
Dakota Goyo 's last major projects involved him getting harassed by aliens in Dark Skies and portraying a young Russell Crowe in Noah .
- Young Loki in Thor Paramount Pictures/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/gq39CyQYCG/
Ted Allpress guest-starred on both The White Queen and Da Vinci's Demons .
- Young Professor X in X-Men: First Class (2011) 20th Century Fox/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BRoZeYKAlXc/
- Young Mystique in X-Men: First Class 20th Century Fox/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BOQ0YDnAjTd/
- Young Magneto in X-Men: First Class 20th Century Fox/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BQ5pdO4D8Gm/
- Young Spider-Man in The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) Columbia Pictures/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BMZVjagh9mP/
Besides starring on The Strain , Max Charles is doing voice-over work on Harvey Beaks , The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show , and The Lion Guard .
- Youngest Superman in Man of Steel (2013) Warner Bros. Pictures/DC
- Now: https://twitter.com/Coop_Timberline/status/708999036796334080
Cooper Timberline did a short film the same year as his DC debut, but hasn't acted since.
- Younger Superman in Man of Steel Warner Bros. Pictures/DC
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BQjSyQegu48/
Duh! Dylan Sprayberry stars as werewolf Liam Dunbar on MTV's Teen Wolf .
- Young Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) Walt Disney Pictures/Marvel
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BTGGLfmDcZD/
Wyatt Oleff just reprised his role in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and plays Stan Uris in the It reboot.
- Young Flash on The Flash (2014) The CW
- Now: https://twitter.com/LoganKWills/status/813667113856471040
After joining the DC Universe, Logan Williams worked on both Supernatural and When Calls the Heart .
- Young Supergirl on Supergirl (2015) The CW
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BQ6gc-GD8nC/
While Supergirl was Malina Weissman 's breakout role, A Series of Unfortunate Events made her a star . She's currently filming Season 2 of the Lemony Snicket adaptation.
- Young Kal-El on Supergirl The CW
- Now: https://twitter.com/DDiMaggio/status/851993378459963392
Daniel DiMaggio now plays the scheming Oliver Otto on American Housewife .
- Young Arrow on Arrow (2015) The CW
- Now: FX
Jacob Hoppenbrouwer switched from DC to Marvel, recently appearing on two episodes of Legion as a young David Haller.
- Young Daredevil on Daredevil (2015) Barry Wetcher/Netflix
- Now: Brent N. Clarke/FilmMagic
After losing his vision as part of Matt Murdock's tragic origin story on Daredevil , Skylar Gaertner is now working on the TV show Ozark , starring Jason Bateman.
- Young Jessica Jones on Jessica Jones (2015) Netflix
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BOQ-85-jAXc/
Elizabeth Cappuccino 's new film, Super Dark Times , recently premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. She's also guest-starring on an upcoming episode of Broad City .
- Young Kilgrave on Jessica Jones Netflix
- Now: https://www.instagram.com/p/BRFEGvoAhR_/
While Kilgrave is a supervillain, not a superhero — as is Loki, for that matter — we can't leave him off this extensive list. Now with a full head of hair, James Freedson-Jackson recently starred in The Strange Ones with Magic Mike actor Alex Pettyfer.