Celebrities who lost weight for movie roles really took their craft to the extreme. With many celebrities already put under the pump when it comes to body image issues, having to lose weight for a role can lead to quite drastic measures. From extreme dieting to intense work out regimes, many celebrities have undergone significant body transformations just to get into character. The following are just a few examples of celebrities losing weight for movie roles.
1. Natalie Portman
It was reported that Natalie Portman lost 20 pounds for her role as a professional ballet dancer in the movie “Black Swan”. Taking into consideration her already petite frame, no wonder it became a cause of concern for many critics.