From Awkward to Unfair: 35 Celebrity Prom Photos You Know You Want to See

Prom is a right of passage most teenagers go through. Including teenagers that grow up to be rich and famous celebrities.

From the most awkward of the awkward to kind of glamour that will make you think "of course they'd end up famous", let's take a look back at 35 celebrities prom night moments.

1. Beyoncé

Beyoncé's date must not have know bout her. He must not have know bout her. and she found another him in a minute.

2. Blake Lively

Like her The Age of Adaline character, ' doesn't seem to have aged at all.

3. Rosie O'Donnell

Rosie O'Donnell was homecoming queen, prom queen, class president, and voted class clown her senior year of high school.

4. Taraji P. Henson

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I don't know, throw some fur on Taraji P. Henson's prom gown and Cookie might wear it.

5. Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga had quite the poker face, even back then.

6. John Legend

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Of course, John Legend was the prom king.

7. Halle Berry

Same goes for . It would be crazy for her not be named prom queen.

8. Jimmy Fallon

Jimmy Fallon's prom look pales in comparison to his look now.

9. Michelle Obama

Now that she's out of the White House, Michelle Obama can go back to sitting on a throne like she's meant to.

10. Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman was already a star when she went to prom. So, naturally, she followed prom with a degree from Harvard and an Oscar.

11. Snoop Dogg

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Snoop Dogg ended up marrying his prom date Shate Broadus and this year they'll celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary.

12. Gwen Stefani

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Gwen Stefani was just a girl when she went to prom.

13. Bruno Mars

Even back then, Bruno Mars was bringing the 24K Magic.

14. Kerry Washington

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No scandal here, Kerry Washington was just plain adorable at herprom.

15. Fergie

Before she was making that MILF money, Fergie was elected prom queen.

16. Ryan Seacrest

It's unclear if at the end of the prom, Ryan Seacrest told his date "Seacrest Out."

17. Tyra Banks

Tyra Banks wanted to be on top even back then.

18. Sandra Bullock

Before she was America's sweetheart, Sandra Bullock was her prom dates sweetheart.

19. Jeremy Renner

Jeremy Renner had a mullet...that is all.

20. Ellen DeGeneres

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Ellen DeGeneres put it best in her caption of her prom pic, "Yes, this is real."

21. Will Ferrell

As you can see, Will Ferrell was prom queen...or at least his date was and he borrowed her tiara.

22. Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba: Actor, entrepreneur, and apparently, former ice dancer.

23. Terry Crews

Turns out Terry Crews looks great in pink.

24. Elizabeth Banks

It's not quite Effie Tricket but Elizabeth Banks brought some color to her prom.

25. John Stamos

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John Stamos. Then, now, forever.

26. Rihanna

Strangely, didn't bring this guy as her date to this year's Met Gala.

27. Brad Pitt

Prom was a happier time for Brad Pitt.

28. Britney Spears

Britney Spears walked into her prom and said, "It's Britney, bitch", probably.

29. Matthew McConaughey

When Matthew McConaughey asked his date she said, "Alright, alright, alright".

30. Jennifer Aniston

No word on whether Jennifer Aniston and her date stayed...friends.


31. Kim Kardashian West

Before we were all trying to keep up with Kim Kardashian West she was just trying to have fun at her prom.

32. George Clooney

I wonder if George Clooney still has his prom tuxedo and can hand it down to his soon to be born son?

33. Amy Poehler

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Someone asked Amy Poehler to prom and she said, 'yes please'.

34. Josh Duhamel

While his wife Fergie was prom queen, Josh Duhamel was simply looking to see a girl naked.

35. Gabrielle Union

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Gabrielle Union looked high school age for a long time, so she gets two prom flashbacks.

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And some serious applause for those gloves.