Dolls are a beloved toy out there and most kids love to play with them, although sometimes, people take their fondness for dolls into adulthood and never grow out of them. It is quite trendy today to recreate dolls and repaint their faces to make them look more detailed and realistic, and that is exactly what Spanish artist José Francisco Cerezo Roldan does.

José removes the makeup that doll companies put on and paints his beautiful version. He enjoys creating celebrities and characters from TV shows, books, and movies. The artist makes the dolls look more like human beings and less like big-eyed cartoons with unrealistic proportions.

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chi-wei shen
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6 months ago

Good job with Anne Hathaway.

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José is quite popular on Instagram with over 50k followers currently. The artist usually turns the dolls into celebrities or well-known characters from pop culture, movies, and TV shows. He seems to really enjoy pop stars, especially Britney Spears and Beyonce, since we see a lot of dolls resembling them on his page. There are also a lot of renditions of Khaleesi, a character from Game of Thrones. The most popular one is Anne Hathaway's character White Queen in Alice in Wonderland. José does a really good job at capturing the likeness of people and it's usually pretty easy to recognize who it is.

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TheBookwormPotato
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6 months ago

How- This is so amazing!

Amazon QT
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6 months ago

Many, many painstaking hours of artist vision.

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Draco Malfoy
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6 months ago

ew a filthy mudblood (a joke don't come for me haha)

Hermione Granger
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6 months ago

ah, draco, what an unpleasant surprise.

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Hermione Granger
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6 months ago

wow this looks just like I did!

Alexis Davar
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6 months ago

Hermoine

Hermione Granger
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6 months ago

Hi

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LilDaemon
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6 months ago

HERMIONE!!!!!!

Hermione Granger
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6 months ago

‘Tis I

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Ann McNeil
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6 months ago

Hermione??

Rachael Kennedy
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6 months ago

holy heck thats talented thought I was looking at a photo!

Haley Brock
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6 months ago

hermoine is dat chu...?

Anna Christopherson
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6 months ago

So cute!

Martha Higgins
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6 months ago

The eyebrows on the doll on the left are how many women are doing their eyebrows today, and it looks terrible and so fake, IMO.

Roberto Durante
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6 months ago

realistic art

just your average introvert
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6 months ago

ooooooooh cool

Zoe Loyer
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6 months ago

this IS amazing

Sasha Kuleshov
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6 months ago

Art <3

Eliza
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6 months ago

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Granny Hermione...

Hermione Granger
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6 months ago

>:O

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Imma
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6 months ago

Guys, I pretty sure that is supposed to be Belle from "Beuty and the beast" 🤷🏼‍♀️

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If you're wondering, 'why bother repainting dolls at all?' There's a simple answer: The mass-produced dolls that we see in the shop are usually very plain and have completely unrealistic features. So doll artists have taken it upon themselves to create dolls with more detail and realism. There is a lot that goes into remaking dolls. Some even thread new hair for them, make clothes, even sculpt brand new bodies. There are many videos and tutorials on how to remake dolls. Some people find it relaxing to watch the process. So it's also a pretty relaxing hobby to have. Most of these artists sell the revamped dolls and make a living off of it.

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Andrew Gibb
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6 months ago

Happy Birthday...Mr President...

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Wendy
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6 months ago

Great job transforming the eye!

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Doll remaking is quite popular here on Bored Panda as well. We have an artist that repaints mass-produced dolls to make them look more realistic, two parts of Ukrainian artist Olga Kamenetskaya painting celebrities and pop culture characters, which you can find here and here, and even an artist that turns Barbie dolls into drag queens from Rupaul’s Drag Race.

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Az
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6 months ago

Looks more like Cher than Cher does these days unfortunately.

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Deal _Anneal
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6 months ago

Gorg o(* ̄▽ ̄*)ブ

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So, what do you think of these remakes? Which doll version do you prefer? Which one would you like to have? Tell us in the comments down below and don't forget to upvote your favorite repaint. If you like what José does, make sure to follow him on his social media and show the artist some love!

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Samantha Comerford
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6 months ago

I cannot think of the actresses name ... Hathaway ? .. This doll looks like her

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Marlowe Fitzpatrik
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6 months ago

Oh, Rhianna!

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Tiredpossum
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6 months ago

Queen of hearts!

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Nerida D. Ortega
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6 months ago

agent scully

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Az
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6 months ago

Needs more aqua, man.

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Kirsten Kerkhof
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6 months ago

This is a really huge improvement, mainly the eyes.

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Elizabeth Elliot
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6 months ago

Daeneris?

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Eliza
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6 months ago

Looks more like Katniss before.

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Tiredpossum
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6 months ago

Beyonce?

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Owl
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6 months ago

My gawd they look real

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Dio
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6 months ago

Cara Delevigne ?

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Deziree Mccullough
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6 months ago

w0w

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Spaghetti
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6 months ago

love the eyes

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Purr·maid
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6 months ago

I'll say, I've always liked a little bit of fur on my guy.

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MiriPanda
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6 months ago

Nice, but I wish the artist would have kept the Asian look.

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Marlowe Fitzpatrik
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6 months ago

There's a certain Tom Hiddleston-vibe from this one (the right, of course)

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Flexiegirl94
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6 months ago

WONDER WOMAN!

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jasper
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6 months ago

I don't know what doll this is, but it looks like she was supposed to be Asian? Not so much with the re-paint.

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Dio
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6 months ago

While I appreciate the "realistic" doll looking so awesome, it does miss the point of the original. Men can wear makeup too and look fabulous doing it! That is a true challenge to remake the doll in that way instead ;)

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Deziree Mccullough
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6 months ago

cool

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Sasha Kuleshov
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6 months ago

Nope!

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TheBlackPanda
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6 months ago

Emilia Clarke

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Marlowe Fitzpatrik
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6 months ago

Britney?

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