Movies Quiz / Physical Transformation II

Random Movies or Movie Characters Quiz

QUIZ: Can you name the actors that went through a physical transformation in order to play a specific role?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/22 Timer 08:00
He lost 25 lbs for his role as the drug addicted Harry Goldfarb and years later gained 67 lbs in order to play the Mark David Chapman, the convicted killer of John Lennon
He gained muscle to play the mutant James Howlett, then he lost 10 lbs to play a prisoner serving 19 years and quickly gained 30 lbs for the same role as the prisoner became mayor
He gained 30 lbs to play Mark Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a murder sentence in prison
Dropped 43 lbs in a mere 5 weeks to play a disturbed mental patient in a film about a child who could see the dead
Lost 41 lbs for the role of Christopher McCandless, an adventurer who hiked into the Alaskan wilderness to live in solitude
Gained 63 lbs for his role as DiCaprio's CIA handler, tracking a terrorist called Al-Saleem
She gained 40 lbs in seven weeks to play Muriel Heslop, a socially awkward woman obsesed with the music of ABBA
Had to pack on 40 lbs for his role as Hunter S. Thompson’s drug-crazed lawyer
She put herself through military training to drop her body fat percentage and shaved hear head to play Jordan O'Neil, a female Navy SEALS recruit
He lost 31lbs for the role of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish-Jewish pianist in the WWII
The French actor gained 44 lbs for the role of Jacques Mesrine, an infamous criminal responsible for numerous murders, bank robberies and kidnappings
He had to lose weight to play Mark 'Rent Boy' Renton, a skinny heroin-addict who is trying to give up that habit
He trained six hours a day in order to put on a staggering 35 lbs to play legendary heavyweight boxer Muhammad Ali
He gained 40 lbs to add realism to his portrayal of Freddy Heflin, the sheriff of a suburban New Jersey community populated by New York City policemen
The rapper/actor dropped from 214 lbs to 160 lbs in order to play a football player diagnosed with cancer
She had to gain 15 lbs for her role as Helen, queen of Sparta and wife of Menelaus
The actress/singer had to lose 20 lbs to play Deena Jones, modeled on the naturally thin Diana Ross
He underwent rigorous weight training and learned to live off the land in order to play Nathaniel Hawkeye and lost 30 lbs for the part of Gerry Conlon, a wrongfully convicted Irish
Gained 27 lbs of muscle in seven and 1/2 months to play Randy 'The Ram' Robinson, an aging professional wrestler
She gained 20 lbs for her role as Kelly Canter, an aging emotionally unstable country music star who attempts to resurrect her career
They both gained 15 lbs to play a young, troubled married couple, Dean working as a painter and Cindy working as a nurse to provide for their daughter
She gained 10 lbs to accurately portray Elizabeth Gilbert, a married woman who realizes how unhappy her marriage is and goes in a different direction

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.