If this photo of George Clooney in middle school does nothing but give just one über goober boy hope that he, too, may grow to up to be as hot as Mr Clooney, this portrait will have done its job:
(What’s with that extra bit of hair over his right eye? Did he cut his own bangs?)
To show how the kid slowly evolved into the Oscar-winning actor who was twice named as People magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive, witness:
Below: A little older, and recovering from a little bout with Bell’s Palsy.
And here, pretty much with the look he’d have as he started his career with bit parts on sit-coms: