30 Extreme Transformations Of Celebrities For Their Movie Roles

It is not easy to be an actor. It takes lots of hard work and sheer commitment to become a star.

Drastic changes in weight (gain or loss) is not a joke. But few actors physically transformed themselves to fit into their roles.

They went to extremes for their characters. So their performance might leave a mark on their audience.

Here are 30 Extreme Transformations Of Celebrities For Movie Roles.

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  1. 1 Natalie Portman lose 20 pounds for her role in "Black Swan"

  2. 2 Christian Bale had to gain 45 lb for his part in Vice.

  3. 3 Chris Pratt slimmed down and got pumped up for Guardians of the Galaxy.

  4. 4 Adam Driver lost 50 lb for his part in Silence

  5. 5 Matt Damon gained 30 lb for The Informant

  6. 6 Charlize Theron had to gain 50 pounds for her leading part in Tully

  7. 7 Hugh Jackman had to lose 33 lb for Les Misérables and then to gain muscle mass for The Wolverine

  8. 8 Jonah Hill lost weight for Maniac

  9. 9 Christian Bale has lost 63 pounds for “The Machinist” and “The Fighter.”

  10. 10 Anne hathaway lose 25 pounds for “Les Misérables.”

  11. 11 Matthew McConaughey shed 50 pounds for his role in “Dallas Buyers Club.”

  12. 12 Jared Leto in Chapter 27/Dallas Buyers Club

  13. 13 Jared Leto lost an 40 pounds for his role in “Dallas Buyers Club”.

  14. 14 Renee Zellweger’s

  15. 15 Chris Hemsworth had to lose 33 lb for his part in In the Heart of the Sea and then get back his muscle mass for Thor: Ragnarok.

  16. 16 Lily James goes on a liquid diet to trim her waistline for her role in "Cinderella"

  17. 17 Jennifer Aniston put on weight for Cake

  18. 18 Joaquin Phoenix put on weight for "You Were Never Really Here"

  19. 19 Jake Gyllenhaal lost 22 lb for Nightcrawler and then pumped up for Southpaw

  20. 20 Mark Wahlberg put on 40 pounds for his role in "Pain and Gain"

  21. 21 Charlie and Max Carver hit the gym to prepare for their roles on MTV's "Teen Wolf"

  22. 22 Joseph Gordon-Levitt bulked up for his role in "Don Jon's Addiction"

  23. 23 Robert Downey Jr. gained 20 pounds of muscle for "Iron Man 2"

  24. 24 Alexander Ludwig gained 30 to 40 pounds to play Cato in "The Hunger Games"

  25. 25 Gerard Butler seriously bulked up for "300"

  26. 26 Tom Hanks lost 50 pounds to play a stranded FedEx employee in "Cast Away"

  27. 27 Rayan Reynolds buffed up to play Nightstalker Hannibal King in "Blade Trinity"

  28. 28 Russell Crowe gained 60 pounds or "Body of Lies"

  29. 29 Jake Gyllenhaal in Nightcrawler/Prince of Persia

  30. 30 50 Cent lost around 50 pounds for "All Things Fall Apart."

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