The Princess Bride is a classic family film that truly offers something for everyone. There's romance. There's adventure. There's Andre the Giant. What more could you want?
In honor of its 30th anniversary, we thought we'd show you what our favorite characters look like now, three full decades after the film's release in 1987.
Spoiler alert: Westley is still a total dreamboat.
Robin Wright, aka "Buttercup", then:
Robin Wright, aka "Buttercup", now:
via: Getty ImagesThirty years later, Wright still looks every bit the princess. Currently, she portrays Claire Underwood in the Netflix original series House of Cards. She also appeared in Justice League, Wonder Woman and Blade Runner 2049.
Cary Elwes, aka "Westly", then:
Cary Elwes, aka "Westly", now:
via: Getty ImagesSince The Princess Bride, Elwes has appeared in a number of box office hits such as Mel Brook's Robin Hood: Men in Tights and Liar, Liar. He's currently appeared on the show Life in Pieces and Psych, among others.
Mandy Patinkin, aka "Inigo Montoya", then:
Mandy Patinkin, aka "Inigo Montoya", now:
via: Getty ImagesPatinkin was nominated for an Emmy for his portrayal of "Saul Berenson" on Showtime's award-winning series Homeland. He's due to appear in the upcoming film Wonder also starring Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, and Julia Roberts.
Fred Savage, aka "The Grandson", then:
Fred Savage, aka "The Grandson", now:
via: Getty ImagesThe eternal baby-faced star hardly looks different thirty years later! Before his current role in Netflix's original series Friends From College, Savage appeared in the now-canceled Fox series The Grinder.
Chris Sarandon, aka "Prince Humperdinck", then:
Chris Sarandon, aka "Prince Humperdinck", now:
via: Getty ImagesDoes Sarandon's voice sound familiar? It should. He voiced Jack Skellington in Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas. Most recently, he appeared in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Orange Is The New Black. He's also Susan Sarandon's first husband! Head to the next page for more...
Christopher Guest, aka "Count Rugen", then:
Christopher Guest, aka "Count Rugen", now:
via: Getty ImagesBest known for his hilarious rock band parody This Is Spinal Tap, Guest most recently created the Netflix original show Mascots.
Wallace Shawn, aka "Vizzini", then:
Wallace Shawn, aka "Vizzini", now:
via: Getty ImagesWallace Shawn was the voice for "Rex" in the Toy Story series. He recently appeared in the film The Only Living Boy in New York as well as Amazon’s Mozart in the Jungle.
Billy Crystal, aka "Miracle Max", then:
Billy Crystal, aka "Miracle Max", now:
via: Getty ImagesCrystal has had a long and successful career since The Princess Bride. Most recently, he appeared in The Comedians on FX alongside Josh Gad.
Carol Kane, aka "Valerie", then:
Carol Kane, aka "Valerie", now:
via: Getty ImagesThe charming comedian recently had a recurring role on Gotham and currently stars alongside Ellie Kemper as Lillian Kaushtupper in The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Happy 30th Birthday, The Princess Bride!