We take a look at the celebrities who are aging gracefully, and those of who might even look better now!

1. Vanessa Williams, Then

Vanessa was stunning as Miss USA but she might even look better now. (AP)

2. Vanessa Williams, Now

3. Morris Chestnut, Then

Morris Chestnut, died too soon on “Boyz in the Hood” because it stripped viewers of seeing a very handsome, young man….

4. Morris Chestnut, Now

5. Jada Pinkett-Smith, Then

Jada Pinkett-Smith has always been a beautiful girl since her days on “A Different World”…..

6. Jada Pinkett Smith, Now

7. MC LYTE, Then

MC LYTE was definitely rough around the edges during her reign as the queen of Hip-Hop…..

8. MC LYTE, Now

Now the rapper has definitely shed her rough image and is looking fabulous! (PR)

9. Angela Bassett, Then

Angela Bassett’s deep eyes and strong cheek bones have always been a staple of her look.

10. Angela Bassett, Now

11. Nia Long, Then

Nia Long has been a bombshell since her “Boyz in the Hood” days. (TheUrbanDaily)

12. Nia Long

13. Will Smith, Then

It could have been the over-sized ears, the funny outfits, or his slinky frame but we prefer Will Smith now that he has aged a bit. (TheUrbanDaily)

14. Will Smith, Now

15. Janet Jackson, Then

Janet Jackson has been the celebrity crush for many over the years, and age isn’t stopping her from being near the top of the list.

16. Janet Jackson, Now

Janet Jackson has had many looks but we think she finally has found her best one. (PR)

17. Queen Latifah, Then

Queen Latifah went from the tom-boy, gun toting girl in “Set it Off”…

18. Queen Latifah, Now

19. Denzel Washington, Then

How can we put this…..

20. Denzel Washington, now

21. Taraji p. Henson, Then

Taraji has not been around very long, since her major debut in 2001’s “Baby Boy” but…..

22. Taraji P. Henson, Now

23. Oprah Winfrey, Then

Oprah hit our TV screens with big eyebrows and even bigger hair luckily she has shed that look and is now one of the richest woman in the world.

24. Oprah, Now

25. Bern Nadette Stanis, Then

“Thelma” from “Good Times” was the childhood crush of many and she can still carry her own today.

26. Bern Nadette Stanis, Now

Stanis was a bombshell during her TV and now she’s one hot mom.

27. Kenya Moore, Then

28. Kenya Moore

29. Cicely Tyson, Then

30. Cicely Tyson, Now