Baz Lurhmann’s ‘Romeo + Juliet’ Turns 20: See the Cast Now
Celebrity| | By Jason Owen
Hard to believe if you grew up in the 90’s, but Baz Luhrmann’s highly acclaimed (it’s a pretty good movie, kids) Romeo + Juliet adaptation came out in 1996 turning the classic Shakespeare drama into a favorite among contemporary teens – even if they didn’t really understand what the actors were saying.
Romeo + Juliet also served to cast several of today’s biggest Hollywood stars into the limelight and is considered a touchstone among many critics as having launched some young careers.
Join us as we catch up with the familiar – and not so familiar – faces of this modern masterpiece in film.