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When an actor or actress is cast in a role, they must become the character. From the accent to movements, every detail is focused on and created for the role. Sometimes, the actors don’t look like their character and have to change their appearance, including haircuts and even getting into top-tip shape to bring these characters to life.
Many male actors bulk up when they are cast in major action roles and hit the gym hard before filming begins but the payoff on screen is worth the time. Chris Pratt transformed his body before he appeared in Guardians of the Galaxy for one shirtless scene.
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The male actors aren’t the only ones taking their workouts seriously. Female action stars like Demi Moore and Scarlett Johansson got into insane shape to play roles on the big screen.
TheCelebrityCafe.com is counting down the top 10 actor transformations who bulked up for a role on the big screen. From the women who became action stars to incredible transformations from actors like Christian Bale to play Batman and Will Smith to play world famous boxer Muhammad Ali, these actors go the extra mile to bring these characters to life on the big screen.