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When Spocks collide

Meeting someone for the first time can be fraught with awkwardness. Once you've covered the weather and your mutual disappointment over The Bourne Legacy, things often dry up.

But if you're an actor, once in a blue moon you get to utter the words "didn't we play the same person that one time?" To celebrate these moments, we have 25 instances of actors who've played the same character captured on camera.

(Images: Getty, All Star, Rex Features)



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Xavi loves the Football League & supports Middlesbrough

Spanish legend also wants to come & watch the Merseyside derby

26 Nov 2015

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26 Nov 2015

Bryan Cranston cried revealing his most emotional Breaking Bad scene

by Joe Ellison

26 Nov 2015

Mad Max: Black Friday spoofs the sales rush superbly

26 Nov 2015

The ShortListen: Honne (no. 207)

More excellent nu-R&B from the West Country duo by Dave Fawbert

26 Nov 2015

Craig David: Reborn to do it again

26 Nov 2015

Aldi has made a brilliant spoof of the John Lewis ad

Budget supermarket has its own man on the moon

26 Nov 2015

The 20 Craziest Limited Edition Albums

26 Nov 2015

Gareth Bale can no longer drive supercars because of injuries

26 Nov 2015

John Hurt on the lessons he's learnt from a life in film

by Ralph Jones

25 Nov 2015