Whatever happened to Westley from 'The Princess Bride'? He's still a Hollywood staple -- and super hot

Inconceivable! Carey Elwes one of the most recognizable faces of the 1980s -- but if you saw him on the street today, you'd probably have no idea.

Elwes starred as the romantic sword-wielding Westley in 1987's "The Princess Bride." Then 24, the British blonde's signature phrase -- "As you wish" -- helped launch the film into cult classic territory.

While he may not be a household name, ever since his breakout role, he's maintained a successful acting career. You've probably seen him in tons of flicks without even realizing it was him! He's had roles in dozens of big-time TV shows and films, and he even lent his voice to "Family Guy" for multiple characters. Later this year he stars as Andy Warhol in "Billionaire Boys Club," alongside an all-star cast including Emma Roberts, Kevin Spacey, Billie Lourd and Ansel Elgort.

Here's him in "The Princess Bride" in 1987 and in April 2017:

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Still handsome as ever! Take a look at how Elwes has changed over the years:

Cary Elwes through the years
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Cary Elwes through the years
NEW YORK CITY - JUNE 22: Actor Cary Elwes attends the 'Film Society of Lincoln Center's American Premiers of 'Jean de Florette' and 'Manon des sources'' on June 22, 1987 at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center in New York City, New York. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS,CA - JULY 21: Actor Cary Elwes attends a 'Private Party Hosted by Mickey Rourke' on July 21, 1989 at Tramp's in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd/WireImage)
Actor Cary Elwes attends the Second Annual Earth Communications Office Conference on June 24, 1990 at Rambla Pacifico Mountains in Malibu, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Actor Cary Elwes attends the Westwood Premiere of 'The Rookie' on December 6, 1990 at Mann Bruin Theatre in Westwood, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD - NOVEMBER 2: Actor Cary Elwes and niece attend the 'Hand and Footprint Ceremony by Cary Elwes' on November 2, 1995 at the Forecourt of the Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd/WireImage)
CENTURY CITY,CA - NOVEMBER 14: Actor Cary Elwes attends the Century City Premiere of 'The American President' on November 14, 1995 at Cineplex Odeon Cinemas in Century City, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd/WireImage)
Actor Cary Elwes and wife Lisa Marie Kurbikoff attend the 'Hilary and Jackie' Beverly Hills Premiere on January 6, 1999 at Laemmle's Music Hall 3 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
UPRISING (Miniseries) -- Pictured: Cary Elwes as Dr. Fritz Hippler -- (Photo by: Helene Waldner/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Cary Elwes during The 7th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by J. P. Aussenard/WireImage)
Cary Elwes during Hollywood Film Festival Screening of 'The Human Stain' - Red Carpet at Arclight Cinemas in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by Lee Celano/WireImage)
Actor Cary Elwes arrives for the premiere of ?Tetro,? at the Billy Wilder theater in Los Angeles, California on June 3, 2009. AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
PSYCH -- 'Lock, Stock, Some Smoking Barrells and Burton Guster's Goblet of Fire' Episode 801 -- Pictured: Cary Elwes as Pierre Despereaux -- (Photo by: Alan Zenuk/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 03: Actor Cary Elwes attends the 'Delhi Safari' Los Angeles premiere at Pacific Theatre at The Grove on December 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Brian To/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 03: Actor Cary Elwes leaves the 'Big Morning Buzz' taping at the VH1 Studios on October 3, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Ray Tamarra/Getty Images)
CULVER CITY, CA - OCTOBER 29: Actor Cary Elwes attends the premiere of 'The Art of More' at Sony Pictures Studios on October 29, 2015 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 07: Cary Elwes attends the Carl Reiner and Rob Reiner hand and footprint ceremony held during the 2017 TCM Classic Film Festival at TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX on April 7, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 19: Cary Elwes attends Geffen Playhouse's 15th Annual Backstage at the Geffen Fundraiser at Geffen Playhouse on March 19, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Geffen Playhouse)

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