Jacob Tremblay’s Grown-Up Red Carpet Appearance Sends Internet Into A Frenzy

Time flies ― even while you’re a former little one star like Jacob Tremblay.

Tremblay, who turned 16 earlier this month, despatched his followers right into a frenzy over the weekend after strolling the pink carpet at Saturday’s premiere of Netflix’s “My Father’s Dragon” in Los Angeles.

Those that keep in mind the Canadian actor from his youthful roles in “Room” and “Doctor Sleep” had been surprised by his now-grown-up look.

Jacob Tremblay attends the premiere of Netflix’s “My Father’s Dragon” in Los Angeles.

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Later that day, Tremblay determined to remind viewers simply how far he’s come by posting side-by-side photographs of himself, just like the 2 discovered beneath, on Twitter. The primary was taken across the time “Room” was launched in 2015, whereas the second was from Saturday’s premiere.

“how it started vs how it’s going…” he tweeted alongside the photograph collage.

Tremblay at age 9 (left) and at age 16.
Tremblay at age 9 (left) and at age 16.

As of Wednesday afternoon, the tweet had acquired greater than 48,000 likes and drawn a plethora of hilarious responses.

“Nope. I refuse to believe time is moving that fast…not on my watch,” one particular person tweeted.“just so you’re aware, TIME HAS PASSED,” added another.

Tremblay was solely 8 years outdated when he was forged as Jack Newsome, a younger boy born in captivity with solely his mom (Brie Larson) for companionship, in “Room.” The thriller was a essential and business smash, and acquired 4 Academy Award nominations. Larson’s efficiency gained her an Oscar for Greatest Actress.

In recent times, Tremblay has been principally centered on voice work. Along with “My Father’s Dragon,” he additionally supplied the voice of the title character within the 2021 Disney-Pixar function, “Luca.”

Subsequent 12 months, he’s poised to make a splash as Flounder in Disney’s live-action remake of “The Little Mermaid,” starring Halle Bailey.