Whoa, Biggie's Son Became a Style Icon Overnight

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 21:  Producer Sean 'Diddy' Combs (L) and actor Christopher Jordan Wallace attend the 2017 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 21, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Kevin Mazur/BBMA2017/Getty Images for dcp)

Whoa, Biggie's Son Became a Style Icon Overnight

C.J. Wallace is on his way.

Published May 22, 2017

On May 21, Christopher Wallace Jr. was at the Billboard Music Awards with Diddy looking like he was about to take Pharrell's spot as the fashion world's darling. But it doesn't feel like it's been that long since he was the miniature version of his father. And actually, it wasn't since he is only 20. Check out how the young actor went from cute and chunky to a full-out style icon below!

  1. 1997
    Faith Evans and son Christopher Wallace Jr. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
    (Photo: Ron Galella/WireImage)
  2. 2005
    Faith Evans and son Christopher Wallace Jr. at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, New York (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
    (Photo: Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
  3. 2009
    NEW YORK - JANUARY 07:  (L to R) Chyna Griffin, Joshua Russaw, singer Faith Evans, and Christopher Wallace attend the premiere of "Notorious" at the AMC Lincoln Square on January 7, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Ray Tamarra/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Ray Tamarra/Getty Images)
  4. 2010
    NEW YORK - JANUARY 08:  Christopher "The Notorious B.I.G." Wallace's son actor CJ Wallace poses for a photo following ringing the opening bell of the NASDAQ stock market on January 8, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Scott Gries/Getty Images)
  5. 2014
    (Photo: CJ Wallace via Facebook)
  6. 2017
    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 16: Christopher Jordan Wallace  arrives at the Curzon Aldgate for the special screening of Kicks on May 16, 2017 in London, England.

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  7. 2016
    CULVER CITY, CA - JUNE 08: Actor CJ Wallace attends the 2016 Los Angeles Film Festival premiere of "Kicks" at the Arclight Cinemas Culver City on June 08, 2016 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Michael Boardman/FilmMagic)
    (Photo: Michael Boardman/FilmMagic)
  8. 2016
    HOLLYWOOD, CA - AUGUST 30:  Actor Christopher Jordan Wallace visits Hollywood Today Live at W Hollywood on August 30, 2016 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
    (Photo: David Livingston/Getty Images)
  9. 2016
    LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 01:  Actor C.J. Wallace attends the Film Independent at LACMA - "Kicks" special screening and Q&A at Bing Theatre At LACMA on September 1, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/WireImage)
    (Photo: Frazer Harrison/WireImage)
  10. 2017
    LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 21:  Recording artist C.J. Wallace attends the 2017 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 21, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
    (Photo: Steve Granitz/WireImage)

Written by Yakira Young

(Photo: Kevin Mazur/BBMA2017/Getty Images for dcp)

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