It’s safe to say that every Nickelodeon show had a nerd in it. Yep, let’s face it — Josh Nichols in Drake & Josh wasn’t exactly the coolest kid in school. What about Ned Bigby in Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide?! As much as we loved him, he definitely had his awkward moments! These guys have proved time and time again that there’s nothing wrong with embracing your quirks, even if that comes at the expense of your social status — because being popular is totally overrated, are we right?!

It turns out, some of your favorite Nickelodeon nerds grew up to be some major hotties in real life. We went ahead and rounded up a bunch of then-and-now photos of them all, so prepare to be shook over their complete transformations! Wow, talk about a major glo’ up!

Scroll through our gallery to uncover all of the nerdy Nickelodeon guys who grew up to be totally swoon-worthy!

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