Yes, even cartoon characters look better with a beard.
Need to distance yourself from an iconic character? No problem, grow a beard!
Yes, there are pictures of William Hurt with a closer-cropped, more refined beard, but Jesus Christ — look at that thing. That beard is not kidding around.
Jeff Bridges has been Academy Award nominated for the last two years in a row for roles in which he was bearded. The moral of this story? If you want to be successful, grow a beard.
Chiwetel Ejiofor is already pretty classy without the beard. With the beard? The picture speaks for itself.
Jason Sudeikis can grow a pretty sweet beard, and yet he was clean-shaven for Hall Pass, which didn’t exactly light the box office on fire over the weekend. Could a bearded Sudeikis have saved that film? Yes. The answer is yes.
Christian Bale showed up at the Oscars this year with a shaggy, questionable beard that, at first, gave me pause: does this disprove my thesis that every man looks better with a beard? No, of course it doesn’t. Just because you have a bad haircut, doesn’t mean you’d look better bald. Some simple beard maintenance, and Bale will be looking tip-top in no time at all.