After watching a movie, have you ever been left in awe when you see the credits rolling at the end of a film?
In the entertainment industry, many known actors have various transformations through each film. These actors have to play numerous roles, which range from young to old, good to bad, and even sometimes, transforming into aliens throughout the film. Thanks to the advancements in the field of prosthetics, it is now possible for actors to play almost any role. And sometimes it might just leave us surprised as we do not recognize actors until we have a look at the credits.
Here’s a list of famous A-list actors who successfully hid in their roles without getting noticed. Have a closer look! Would you be able to recognize them without help?
#1 Meryl Streep from Angels in America
Meryl Streep is undeniably a brilliant actor, but the fact that she played four separate parts in the film, Angels in America miniseries is spectacular in itself and it is quite hard to recognize her when she’s playing a rabbi in the film.
#2 Vincent D`Onofrio from Men in Black
We bet you didn’t know this! Hardly anyone managed to recognize Vincent D`Onofrio in the Men in Black film as he played the role of Edgar, a farmer who got possessed by an alien.
#3 Miley Cyrus in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Did you know that Miley Cyrus has appeared in the MCU? We bet you didn’t. If you didn’t notice during the film’s credits, would you even recognize Miley Cyrus? In Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, she voiced Mainframe — an artificial intellect that ruled the whole planet.
#4 Elizabeth Debicki in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Tenet and The Great Gatsby
Remember the golden-faced girl from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2? Or a golfer in The Great Gatsby? Elizabeth Debicki also stars in Christopher Nolan’s most recent movie, Tenet. Even Nolan outlined Debicki’s skill to transform pretty well, “Elizabeth’s one of these great actors who, when they’re brought to your attention, you realize you’ve seen them in a lot of things but you’ve not realized it’s the same person.”
#5 Christian Bale in Vice
After doing Vice, Christian Bale went on to share his method of gaining weight to suit the role. The photo showcases him in Vice with his co-star Amy Adams. “I had been eating ‘lots of pies’ to look like former VP Dick,” the actor revealed in one of his interviews.