10 Indian actors who underwent dramatic physical transformation for their roles

Impressed with Kartik Aaryan's look for Chandu Champion? These 10 actors have also gone through physical transformation for their films.

Updated on Jun 11, 2024 03:18 PM IST 10 Photos

Aamir Khan gained weight to play the older version of his character in Dangal, and then went on to lost 28 kgs to play the younger version in the same film.

Vidya Balan gained 12 kgs to play the role of Silk in The Dirty Picture. The actor won the National Award for Best Actress for her performance.

Prithviraj Sukumaran underwent a drastic physical transformation recently, when he revealed that he lost 31 kgs for Aadujeevitham: The Goat Life.


Recall the size zero craze around Kareena Kapoor's Tashan era? For the shoot of her 2008 movie Tashan, Kareena lost a lot of weight. Her fans and the media talked about it for months leading up to the release of the movie.

Salman Khan put on weight and then again, had to shed it all to look for for his role of a wrestler in Sultan, The film was directed by Ali Abbas Zafar.