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Since The "Beetlejuice" Sequel Is On The Way, Here's How Much The OG Cast Has Changed In 36 Years

Beetlejuice debuted in 1988, and the long-awaited sequel — aptly named Beetlejuice Beetlejuice — is set to premiere on Sept. 6, 2024.

The "Beetlejuice" poster
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Personally, I've been a little bit obsessed with Beetlejuice: The Musical for several years now, and the original movie has become one of my favorite plane ride comfort movies.

The poster for "Beetlejuice"
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The cast sure has changed a lot over the past 36 years, so, without further ado, here's what they looked like then vs. now:

Note: Sadly, a lot of the cast members have died or left acting, so in that case, I've included the most recent pictures of them that I could find.

1.Here's Michael Keaton as Beetlejuice:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
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And here's Michael Keaton now:

Michael Keaton holding his Emmy
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Here's a side-by-side:

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2.Here's Winona Ryder as Lydia Deetz:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
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And here's Winona now:

Closeup of Winona Ryder
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Here's a side-by-side:

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3.Here's Alec Baldwin as Adam Maitland:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
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And here's Alec now:

Closeup of Alec Baldwin
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Here's a side-by-side:

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4.Here's Geena Davis as Barbara Maitland:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
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And here's Geena now:

Geena Davis
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Here's a side-by-side:

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5.Here's Jeffrey Jones as Charles Deetz:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
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And here's Jeffrey now:

Jeffrey Jones
Albert L. Ortega / Getty Images

Here's a side-by-side:

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6.Here's Catherine O'Hara as Delia Deetz:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
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And here's Catherine now:

Catherine O'Hara
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Here's a side-by-side:

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7.Here's Sylvia Sidney as Juno:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
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And here's Sylvia in Fantasy Island, her final role before her death in 1999:

Screenshot from "Fantasy Island"
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Here's a side-by-side:

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8.Here's Patrice Martinez as Miss Argentina:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
Warner Bros / Via youtube.com

And here's Patrice in Zorro (1990–1993), her last role before leaving the entertainment industry:

Patrice Martinez
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And here she is in 2006, the most recent picture I could find of her before her death in 2018:

Patrice Martinez
David Livingston / Getty Images

Here's a side-by-side:

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9.Here's Glenn Shadix as Otho:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
Warner Bros / Via youtube.com

And here's Glenn in 2003, a few years before his death in 2010:

Glenn Shadix
Barry King / WireImage / Via Getty

Here's a side-by-side:

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10.Here's Robert Goulet as Maxie Dean:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
Warner Bros / Via youtube.com

And here's Robert in 2006, a year before his death:

Closeup of Robert Goulet
Carlos Osorio / Toronto Star via Getty Images

Here's a side-by-side:

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11.Here's Maree Cheatham as Sarah Dean:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
Warner Bros. / Via youtube.com

And here's Maree now:

Maree Cheatham
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Here's a side-by-side:

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12.Here's Dick Cavett as Bernard:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
Warner Bros. / Via youtube.com

And here's Dick now:

Closeup of Dick Cavett
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Here's a side-by-side:

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13.Here's Susan Kellermann as Grace:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
Warner Bros / Via youtube.com

And here's Susan in 2011, a few years before she retired from acting:

Closeup of Susan Kellermann
Ryan Miller / Getty Images

Here's a side-by-side:

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14.Here's Adelle Lutz as Beryl:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
Warner Bros / Via youtube.com

And here's Adelle in 2014:

Adelle Lutz
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Here's a side-by-side:

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15.And finally, here's Tony Cox as the Preacher:

Screenshot from "Beetlejuice"
Warner Bros / Via youtube.com

And here's Tony now:

Tony Cox
Noam Galai / WireImage / Via Getty

Here's a side-by-side:

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