There are no limits to imagination in film making, and with the kind of technology advancement we're witnessing in the modern age, almost everything seems possible.
With techniques of special effects being made so easy to use for any beginner, filmmakers around the world are experimenting new things to entertain the audience.
One such experiment was conducted in silent film, Lady of the Night, in 1925. The movie starred Norma Shearer in a double role. The film received good response but it was the technique, which did the trick.
Ever since then, many stars like Lewis Stone to Ronald Colman to Nicholas Cage to Dove Cameron have played double roles. We've seen it all but did not notice it that way.
For last nine decades, actors and actresses have been playing their doppelganger in the same film or television shows.
WittyFeed brings you 10 foreign films and TV shows in which actors played double roles.
Most of us have seen the super hit sitcom series, Friends, and some of us still remember many episodes but did we pay attention to particular episodes in which Phoebe (actress Lisa Kudrow) played the double role.
What's more interesting is that Phoebe Buffay's 'lost-and-found' twin, Ursula, was originally a character in Mad About You.
This 1998 release rocket launched the career of Lindsay Lohan and earned her a household name status. The two lead roles, Californian Hallie Parker and Londoner Annie James, both were performed by her.
Hilary acted as her European duplicate in The Lizzie McGuire film. Even at one part in the movie, she was spotted duetting a song with the doppelganger.
Jennette performed both Sam and Melanie Puckett in iCarly and Sam & Cat. Sam's character was more about her pranks and disregard for rules while Melanie was her evil twin.
On the Disney channel, Dove played Liv Rooney, who is a big-time Hollywood actress and her twin Maddie as well, who is a high school basketball champion in Wisconsin.
Tom Hardy played, Ronald 'Ronnie' Kray and Reginald 'Reggie' Kray, in the terrifying film, Legend. This was released in 2015.
Mystic Falls, which is overrun by supernatural creatures included Elena Gilbert and Katherine Pierce. Both the characters have been performed by Nina Dobrev.
Leonardo of Titanic fame won our hearts by playing his doppelganger in The Man In The Iron Mask.
In 2000, the film Model Behaviour entertained us with a love story between Justin Timberlake and a normal lady who secretly shifts her life with celebrity doppelganger.
Released in 2002, Adaptation tells a story of love torn writer who fails to adapt 'The Orchid Thief' by Susan Orlean for the silver screen. Nicholas Cage has played two characters in this film, Donald Kaufman and Charlie Kaufman.