This Is What The Boy From Casper Looks Like 20 Years Later

Can you believe it's been two decades since this classic?

Of all the supernatural characters Christina Ricci starred alongside in the '90s, one stood out as particularly adorable: Casper, the Friendly Ghost.

In the 1995 film, Casper, the ghost of a 12-year-old boy who died years before, befriends the despondent Kat (played by Ricci). The two forge a strong bond and, because of a magical spell, Casper was eventually able to reveal himself in human form — a human played by actor Devon Sawa.


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And now, 20 years later, 37-year-old Sawa is all grown up. Here's what he looks like these days — minus his totally '90s haircut:

While voice actor Malachi Pearson actually spoke most of Casper's lines, it was Sawa who danced with Ricci during their fateful Halloween party. You might remember Sawa from other '90s films like ​Little Giants​, ​Now and Then​, and ​SLC Punk!​. Or you might just remember him as this adorable, heart-of-gold ghost:

By Samantha Escobar

From: Good

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