Bollywood is blessed with some of the finest actors in the industry. From Aamir Khan to Ranveer Singh, these actors have displayed their utmost sincerity when it came to proving their calibre for a role.
From undergoing extreme weight loss to locking themselves in a room, these Bollywood actors have put extreme efforts for a role.
Let’s have a look at these actors who have taken the extra mile for enhancing their role.
Count him in when we talk about Bollywood’s extreme weight loss. Rajkumar Rao underwent a transformation for his role in ‘Trapped’ where he shredded many kilos by starving himself. And, for his web-series, ‘Bose’ he gained a lot of pounds by hogging on pizzas and Bengali sweets. Several other actors have shed and gained weight for their roles on the big screen.
To play the role of Sarabjit Singh in Omung Kumar’s biopic, Randeep Hooda had to undergo an extreme weight loss. In order, to bring his character as close as possible to reality, the actor literally starved himself. Randeep lost nearly 18 kgs in a month for the role. His extreme transformation for the role was lauded by the audience on the big screen.
When Aamir Khan was shooting for his film Ghajini, the star’s workout regime was much talk of the town. The actor followed a strict diet and gym routine to look like an avenged lover with 6-pack-abs. Sure Mr. Perfectionist leaves no stone unturned when it’s a chance to proving himself.
Bollywood’s most refined actor Ranveer Singh’s exemplary role in the film Padmaavat made the actor win many awards and appreciation from the audience. While preparing for the role, Ranveer had apparently locked himself in his room. This was done in order to bring out the extreme emotions to portray the role of Khilji. Well, we must say, his extra efforts did prove out to be to his advantage. The film was a box office hit.
Farhan Akhtar can not be left far behind when we talk about going the extra mile to project in a role. The actor followed an extreme regime to depict the former track and field sprinter Milka Singh also called the ‘Flying Sikh’. The actor worked so hard to come as close as possible to the role for it to look real.
Yes, the star has featured on the list again for his character in Dangal. The actor was asked to gain weight for the role proving us that the star can go any lengths to ace the role.
To portray the role of Anand Kumar, a teacher who trained 30 students for free to prepare for IIT, the actor was asked to gain weight. Hrithik had to ace the role and so he put on those extra kilos to look as real as Anand Kumar.