Most dramatic actor transformations

Published On: Oct 16 2012 02:53:40 PM CDT   Updated On: Jan 23 2014 08:57:57 AM CST

Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto are receiving buzz during awards season for their dramatic transformations in "Dallas Buyers Club." Take a look at some of the other most dramatic actor transformations ever seen on film.

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For the drama "Things Fall Apart," the usually buff rapper took to a liquid diet to lose weight in order to play a football player battling cancer. He reportedly dropped more than 50 pounds over nine weeks.

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