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Most of the time we only see an actor’s work that appears on camera. This, unfortunately, dismisses the fact that an actor’s work begins weeks, if not months in advance. Production meetings and line memorisation is only a small part of the job, with some of the greatest actors and actresses taking dramatic steps in order to fully bring their character to light.
Sometimes these personal transformations can stem from severe and unhealthy methods.
We thought it would be a good idea to take a look at some of the most extreme actor transformations in film and television, how they achieved this transformation, and the potential dangers. As anyone who has tried to change their body type can tell you, the mental challenge is just as important.
Before, after, and with the jeans he no longer has to wear!
Cancer, kidney donation and the death of a family member. When trying to lose weight, you can’t ask for three bigger obstacles than these, but Glen Macdonald has somehow managed to get his body back in shape.
Losing nearly 14 stone, Glen is an inspiration for anyone who is looking to transform their body.
Amy Champion is on the rise. The aspiring bodybuilding has totally transformed her body and lost a whopping 12 stone in the process. Finally, she is starting to get noticed.
After speaking to Amy in June 2014, we decided to feature her body transformation. Since then she’s enjoyed a professional photoshoot, featured in national papers and has a future in figure competitions ahead of her.
Santa Claus is coming to town, it’s cold outside and the arguments about whether Die Hard is a Christmas film have begun again. (It is 100% a Christmas film).
If you haven’t done your Xmas shopping yet, we’ve got a whole host of offers lined up for you, but until then, here’s some coffee with butter in it, a strongly worded opinion on overweight people and some useful tips on how to improve your bench press.