18 Actors Who Totally Transformed for Their Roles


No amount of digital technology can match the skills of a skilled makeup artist who can transform a frog into a prince and vice versa.

We shows 18 photographs of well-known movie characters in which it is nearly difficult to identify the actors.

Yondu Udonta — Michael Rooker

Guardians of the Galaxy, 2014

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Ayesha — Elizabeth Debicki

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, 2017

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Mystique — Rebecca Romijn

X-Men, 2000

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Kona Chief — Hugh Grant

Cloud Atlas, 2012

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The Faun — Doug Jones

Pan’s Labyrinth, 2006

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Betelgeuse — Michael Keaton

Beetlejuice, 1988

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Alice — Milla Jovovich

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, 2016

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Captain Teague — Keith Richards

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, 2011

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Jaylah — Sofia Boutella

Star Trek Beyond, 2016

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Madame Blanc — Tilda Swinton

Suspiria, 2017

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Saul — Eddie Murphy

Coming to America, 1988

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Apocalypse — Oscar Isaac

X-Men: Apocalypse, 2016

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The Witch — Helena Bonham Carter

Big Fish, 2003

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Les Grossman — Tom Cruise

Tropic Thunder, 2008

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Queen Narissa — Susan Sarandon

Enchanted, 2007

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The Thing — Michael Chiklis

Fantastic Four, 2005

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The Rabbi — Meryl Streep

Angels in America, 2003

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Darth Maul — Ray Park

Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, 1999

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Bonus: Owen Chase – Chris Hemsworth

In the Heart of the Sea, 2015

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Sometimes actors can’t just rely on makeup though and have to actually change their bodies to look the part.

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