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Updated: Thu, 24 Jan 2013 23:15:00 GMT | By Emma Jones and Colleen Last
Spot the difference: showbiz lookalikes

Russell Crowe and Gerard Butler



Russell Crowe and Gerard Butler (© Getty Images; Jason Merritt Getty Images)
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Do you know your Maximus from your Leonidas? Not only do Russell Crowe and Gerard Butler look like they're related, but they've both played ancient shirtless warriors in Gladiator and 300 respectively. Nevertheless, the slightly older Maximus is clearly inching ahead with his turn as Les Miserables' Javert, while Gerard's latest stint in Playing for Keeps is proof that his mailbox is where scripts rejected by Russell go to die.

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