'Braveheart' was an award winning movie, which won five out of ten Academy Award nominations. Still, critics found some inaccuracies regarding the personality of William Wallace. The real William Wallace was a knight who came from a noble Scottish family, unlike Gibson's character in the movie. Moreover, the two personalities doesn't look alike.
Many of us are big fans of historical figures and the actors who portrayed them through their phenomenal performances. We are curious to know whether those actors really share their appearances to the real historical figures.
We agree that it is very difficult to achieve 100% accuracy while displaying a historical figure through a real-life person. Because even a minor difference can change the whole appearance. Despite this fact, directors of the movies were really appreciated for how they molded actors into historical figures.
Read below some details about those interesting historical figures and the actors.