04/01/2013 08:26 am ET

Young Charlie Chaplin Photo Reveals He Used To Be A Total Babe (PHOTOS)

That smoldering gaze, those curly locks -- do you recognize this young actor before he acquired his signature looks? We'll give you a hint: he is definitely the strong, silent type.

young charlie chaplin

If you knew it was Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, better known as Charlie, we're impressed. We could hardly recognize the dapper silent star without his fedora, cane and handy moustache. But we have to say the comedian is quite the hunk. Thank you, Buzzfeed, for showing us our new favorite (posthumous) heartthrob.

Take a look at young Chaplin in the slideshow below and let us know if it's getting hot in here. Now we're just waiting for a series of Ryan Gosling-esque memes to emerge. Feminist Charlie Chaplin, anyone?

Young Charlie Chaplin

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