If you're going to the trouble of remaking a franchise, the least you can do is get the old star's seal of approval. If they're open-minded and spry enough to deliver their old catchphrase, then jackpot. If they're a little reluctant, or a lot old, that's no problem - just coat 'em in some makeup... maybe prosthetics too... hell, make 'em a monkey!

Here are a few times big stars were gracious enough to pass the torch to their replacements on film:

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

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15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

15 Stars Who Passed The Torch By Appearing In Their Franchise’s Remake

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