Hollywood Transformations: 8 Actors Who Drastically Changed for a Role


5. Tom Hanks

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In order to play a stranded plane crash victim in 2001’s Oscar-winning film Castaway, Tom Hanks lost a frightening 50 pounds and grew one of the squirliest looking beards in movie history. Filming for the movie even went on hiatus while Tom Hanks underwent his totally dramatic transformation. Undergoing a dramatic physical transformation is probably his cup of tea. He looks perfect in every movie regardless of his look.

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