Body transformations has always been a talked about topic. Sometimes actors give it their all for a part and that can mean going through rigorous training to transform their body to epitomize their character to maximum levels. Often when people think about crazy transformations for films it involves men. Think about Robert De Niro in Raging Bull. Or how about the insane transformation of Christian Bale in The Machinist. Remember Edward Norton in American History X? Tom Hanks in Cast Away?
Seriously, the list goes on and on and on. But notice the main theme here: men. I did a little research and found out that there really aren’t too many significant body transformation roles with women out there. However, there are six definitely worth noting and they’re all here: