Hollywood Transformations: 8 Actors Who Drastically Changed for a Role


When it comes to preparing for a role, some actors are just more intense than others. Sometimes, it can be hard to equate a big name star to their on-screen alter-ego. For instance, I can’t even think of Ian Somerhalder as a real person every time I see him. He is Damon Salvatore and that’s it. His role is fantastic. There are many other actors who drastically changed their looks for their roles. Here’s a list of some of Hollywood’s most drastic physical transformations.

1. Chris Pratt

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The Twitterverse has been all over Chris Pratt’s incredible transformation for his role in Guardians of the Galaxy of late. And with good reason; the normally chubby star of NBC’s hit Parks and Recreation cleaned up his diet, began working out regularly, and now looks every part the intergalactic superhero.