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Miss Honey from 'Matilda' has aged like a boss

Babe alert!

Who’d have thunk it! Everyone’s favourite softly spoken, posh-chocolate-loving teacher has aged 20 years since the 1996 release of Matilda. Making IRL Miss Honey, Embeth Davidtz, 50-years old.

Remember being obsessed with this movie? And the Roald Dahl book? Any everything about Miss Honey? Oh, how we wished Miss Honey would adopt the hell out of us. (No offence, mum and dad.)

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Anywho, Embeth has been busy since 1996, appearing in The Amazing Spiderman, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe and most recently, the new season of Ray Donovan.

Here she is at the recent premiere looking all kinds of 🔥🔥🔥.

Granted, women of all ages, shapes and sizes are beautiful, but if we look anything like Miss Honey Embeth Davidtz at 50, we’ll be pretty damn happy.