8 Hollywood Actors Who Underwent Extreme Body Transformation For Movie Roles

8 Hollywood Actors Who Underwent Extreme Body Transformation For Movie Roles
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Well, now-a-days, actors are doing everything that they can do to look the best on screen. From making their body look muscular to reducing weight, the actors are pushing themselves beyond limits to do justice with their roles.

Here is the list of 8 actors who worked their way hard to look skinny on screen. Hats off to the hard work & efforts they put into their acting so we could be entertained.    

 

1) Chris Hemsworth - In the Heart of the Sea

1) Chris Hemsworth - In the Heart of the Sea

The internet went mad when Chris revealed his skinny body for his role in the movie, "In the heart of the sea" on Twitter two weeks back. Chris used to eat less than 500 calories to get this look.

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2) Christian Bale - The Machinist

2) Christian Bale - The Machinist
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Christian Bale is known as a method actor who keeps on working so hard to achieve perfection in his role on screen. But what he did for his role in "The Machinist" was commendable. He lost about 63 pounds of weight under doctor's care to achieve this creepy skinny look. Yikes!

3) 50 Cent- All Things Fall Apart

3) 50 Cent- All Things Fall Apart
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Rapper & actor 50 Cent is counted as one of the most multi-talented personalities. From singing raps to doing method acting, he has done it all. In "All things fall apart" movie, he lost around 50 pounds of weight to play the role of footballer suffering from cancer.

4) Matt Damon - Courage Under Fire

4) Matt Damon - Courage Under Fire
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Matt Damon, a very versatile actor lost huge amount of weight to interpret the role of a drug addict in "Courage Under Fire". He later admitted that he faced many consequences after that weight lost & went on for medication for a year to make his adrenal gland normal.

5) Tom Hanks - Cast Away

5) Tom Hanks - Cast Away
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Hanks lost around 55 pounds of his body weight for the role in "Cast Away". He even got nominated for an Oscar for portraying this role, but he thinks that this weight loss cost him Type-2 Diabetes.

6) Matthew McConaughey - Dallas Buyers Club

6) Matthew McConaughey - Dallas Buyers Club
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Matt lost around 47 pounds to play the role of an AIDS patient in " Dallas Buyers Club" for which he even bagged the Oscar. Not only he had to starve whole day but also used to burn 1800 calories a day.

7) Michael Fassbender - Hunger

7) Michael Fassbender - Hunger
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Michael Fassbender played a role the movie in which he had to go on a hunger strike under the prison for the movie "Hunger". He lost around 42 pounds.

8) Jared Leto -Dallas Buyer's Club /Requiem for a Dream

8) Jared Leto -Dallas Buyer's Club /Requiem for a Dream
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Jared Leto is an effing method actor who keeps on playing with his roles. He keeps on gaining & losing his body weight as per the requirements of the role. He lost 25 pounds for his role of heroin addict in "Requiem for a Dream", gained 60 pounds to play the role of a killer in "Chapter 27" & recently lost 40 pounds for the role of a transgender drug addict dying with AIDS in "Dallas Buyer's Club".