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03/08/2013 08:55 am ET

James Van Der Beek & Other Actors Who Can't Escape One Role

Happy Birthday, James Van Der Beek! The actor turns 36 on Friday, and even though it's been a decade since his last appearance alongside Joey Potter, most of us remember him as Dawson Leery.

Here are some other actors who can't seem to escape the roles that made them famous:

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Actors Who Can't Escape One Role

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