Bright Side

20+ Rare Photos That Reveal The Way Actors Turn Into Their Characters

Actors often have to spend hours sitting in a chair to let makeup artists turn them into our favorite movie characters. There’s even an Academy Award for the best makeup. Sometimes it’s even more interesting to see the way actors transform into film characters than to watch the movies themselves!

Bright Side adores the talent and creativity of Hollywood makeup artists and thinks that everyone should see how they work.

Richard Colin Brake, Game of Thrones

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Suicide Squad

Bill Skarsgård, It

Johnny Depp, Alice in Wonderland

Karen Gillan, Guardians of the Galaxy

Naomi Grossman, American Horror Story

Josh Brolin, Deadpool 2

Angelina Jolie, Salt

Jacob Tremblay, Wonder

Doug Jones, The Shape of Water

Angelina Jolie, Maleficent

Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour

Amy Vorpahl, Carnival Row

Paul Bettany, Avengers: Infinity War

Derek Mears, Swamp Thing

Charlize Theron, Monster

Have you ever wanted to find yourself sitting in the chair of a makeup artist? Or maybe you want to try to master this profession?