Actors Who Went Through Massive Transformations To Play Different Roles

12th Mar,2017 550

Even though actors play diverse roles, they are ultimately stereotyped or viewed with their previous roles or real life personalities in mind by the audience. But the actors in this list regularly break the norm by undergoing extreme transformations, not just with regard to makeup but also the persona, and keep giving us some unforgettable characters. They make the audience believe that they are of many faces. Take a look at these versatile actors who portrayed some unrecognizable roles…


#1 Johnny Depp

(Clockwise from top left – Edward Scissorhands, Pirates of the Caribbean, Dark Shadows, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Alice in Wonderland, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)



#2 Eddie Redmayne

(Clockwise from top left – Savage Grace, The Danish Girl, Les Misérables, The Theory of Everything, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Jupiter Ascending)



#3 Gary Oldman

(Clockwise from top left – Harry Potter, Sid and Nancy, The Fifth Element, True Romance, The Contender, Bram Stoker's Dracula)



#4 Meryl Streep

(Clockwise from top left – Julie & Julia, The Devil Wears Prada, Into The Woods, Ricki and the Flash, Florence Foster Jenkins, The Iron Lady)



#5 Jared Leto

(Clockwise from top left – Chapter 27, Suicide Squad, Dallas Buyers Club, Mr. Nobody, Alexander, Fight Club)



#6 Ralph Fiennes

(Clockwise from top left – The English Patient, Harry Potter, Schindler's List, The Duchess, Coriolanus, The Grand Budapest Hotel)



#7 Cate Blanchett

(Clockwise from top left – The Lord of the Rings, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Cinderella, Heaven, Elizabeth, I’m Not There)



#8 Helena Bonham Carter

(Clockwise from top left – Harry Potter, Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, Planet of the Apes, Fight Club, Dark Shadows)



#9 Daniel Day-Lewis

(Clockwise from top left – Gangs of New York, Lincoln, The Boxer, The Last of the Mohicans, A Room with a View, There Will Be Blood)



#10 Tilda Swinton

(Clockwise from top left – The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Doctor Strange, Snowpiercer, Orlando, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Wittgenstein)



#11 Christian Bale

(Clockwise from top left – Exodus: Gods and Kings, The Machinist, American Hustle, 3:10 to Yuma, Batman Begins, The Fighter)



#12 Glenn Close

(Clockwise from top left – Albert Nobbs, 101 Dalmatians, The Lion in Winter, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Hamlet, Hook)



# 13 Hugh Jackman

(Clockwise from top left – The Fountain, X-Men, Pan, Prisoners, Les Misérables, Van Helsing)



#14 Tom Hanks

(Clockwise from top left – Philadelphia, Sully, Cloud Atlas, Cast Away, Saving Mr. Banks, Saving Private Ryan)


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