No stones are left unturned when it comes to doing a Bollywood movie and actors make sure that they go an extra mile to make it memorable. Today, yet again actor Vicky Kaushal made headlines with his look from Sardar Udham Singh. His look just stunned his fans. He has transformed completely to get into the skin of the character.
While his looks have left us with eagerness to watch the film, it also reminds us of other stars who went an extra mile to look like a particular character for their film. Some gained excess weight while others lost it drastically.
So here we are with the list of stars who underwent a drastic transformation for a particular role.
1. Taapsee Pannu
Taapsee Pannu has turned into one inspirational figure with the kind of roles she does. And now she is soon going to win hearts with her performance in Rashmi Rocket. The way she has transformed herself into an athlete is unbelievable. Her body looks perfect and one can’t just deny the fact that she has put in a lot of effort to build a body like that without taking steroids.
2. Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut is one busy actor in the industry. Her latest film Thalaivi just been released and fans just can’t stop praising her for her work. Her transformation into late Jayalalitha is something that needs a special mention. She had gained 20kgs for her role.
Well, soon after completing Thalaivi, she had to shed the extra kilos. And she did it too. Kangana also shared her transformation video.
3. Farhan Akhtar
Farhan Akhtar was recently seen in Toofan. And we must say OH MY GOD! The way he built up his body for the role was unbelievable. What’s more surprising is that he had to gain extra pounds for the same film. He went from 69 kg to 85 kg and then reduce it to 77 kg for the role he plays in the film
4. Kriti Sanon
Kriti Sanon naturally has a slim body and she carries it glamorously, but she went on to gain 15 kgs to play the role of a surrogate mother in Mimi. It was also one of her career-best performances.
5. Bhumi Pednekar
Bhumi Pednekar deserves an award for just the transformation part. I mean Dum Lagake Haisha just proved that actors do a lot for a part. Bhumi was commendable in that role. She gained 20kgs in just 6 months. Now that deserves a standing ovation. What is more shocking is that post the film, she lost 33 kilos in just under four months as well.
6. Ranveer Singh
Okay, now going from the beefed-up Allaudin Khilji to a very fit police officer in Simmba to a normal guy in Gully Boy isn’t an easy task. But the versatile actor Ranveer Singh did it with determination and dedication.
7. Aamir Khan
The list would be incomplete without the name of Bollywood’s Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan! Dangal is the perfect example of what Aamir can do as an actor. He convinced us that he is the real Mahavir Singh Phogat. A tough wrestler to a normal Indian father who is struggling to meet ends, he just did it with utmost perfection.