20 Actors Who Truly Disappeared Into Their Roles
Acting is never easy. It takes not only skill but months of attempts to feel your character and learn their slightest gestures, facial expressions, their ups and downs. Yet sometimes even this effort isn’t enough, and here come the makeup artists. They can turn actors into otherworldly creatures, make them 30 years older, and even change their gender!
Bright Side presents you with a list of 20 unbelievable transformations actors underwent to perform in our favorite movies. We hope you enjoy it.
Karen Gillan — Nebula, Guardians of the Galaxy
Tilda Swinton — Madame Blanc, Suspiria
Christian Bale — Trevor Reznik, The Machinist
Oscar Isaac — Apocalypse, X-Men: Apocalypse
Hugh Grant — Kona Chief, Cloud Atlas
Tom Cruise — Les Grossman, Tropic Thunder
Chris Hemsworth — Owen Chase, In the Heart of the Sea
Johnny Depp — Whitey Bulger, Black Mass
Carice van Houten — Melisandre, Game of Thrones
Cate Blanchett — Hobo, Manifesto
Gary Oldman — Dracula, Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Brad Pitt — Benjamin Button, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Doug Jones — The Faun, Pan’s Labyrinth
Ryan Reynolds — Deadpool, Deadpool
Jared Leto — Nemo, Mr. Nobody
Ron Perlman — Hellboy, Hellboy
Vanessa Hudgens — Agnes Bailey, Gimme Shelter
Hugo Weaving — Red Skull, Captain America: The First Avenger
Meryl Streep — Rabbi, Angels in America
Eddie Murphy — Saul, Coming to America
And these are far from all — the list might be endless! The world is full of amazing actors!
Which transformation did you like the most? Share your thoughts in the comments!