Continuing from the first part of the article, here are few more movies where actors lost their weight for the character.
Aishwarya Rai for Dhoom 2
Aishwarya Rai without any doubt is one of the most beautiful actresses in Bollywood. Dhoom series known for its stylish characters and Aishwarya Rai had to play a super sexy girl and for this she lost weight to play the cool and sexy character of Sunhari. Besides her the movie also featured Hrithik Roshan, Abhishek Bachchan, Uday Chopra and Bipasha Basu.
Hrithik Roshan for Super 30
Hrithik Roshan is considered as one of the most good looking actor and because of his chiseled body and gorgeous looks, he is called the Greek God of India. He was offered the main lead in Super 30, the biopic of Anand Kumar. Anand Kumar held from Patna, Bihar where he runs an institute to teach students without taking any fees to uplift the poor students who can’t afford to study in highly priced IIT coaching institutes. Hrithik lost weight to look like Anand Kumar and get into the skin of character
Ranbir Kapoor for Sanju
Rajkumar Hirani directed Sanju that is based on the life of Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt. Ranbir played the role of Sanjay Dutt in the movie and it needed Ranbir Kapoor to go through extreme physical transformations to impeccably portray the several life-stages of Sanjay Dutt, from a teenager to a man in his fifties. Ranbir bulked up to show Dutt’s life in the early 90s to losing weight to look like a teenager Sanjay Dutt.
Salman Khan for Sultan
Salman Khan is not an actor who is known for transforming himself according to the character but Sultan was an exception where Salman khan actually transformed to depict the journey of the character. Salman put lots of effort for the role and it shows in the movie. The actor not just gained weight and then lost it. He played a wrestler in the movie and he first gained weight to look like a mid-age man and then lost lot of weight to depict his younger life when he was a wrestler.
Rani Mukherjee for Dil Bole Haddipa
Rani Mukherjee had always a bit chubby figure but for just a bikini scene in Dil Bole Haddipa lost 8 kgs weight. It shows her dedication towards the craft of acting. Recently for the movie ‘Mardani’ where she plays a lady cop, she lost 12 t0 15 kgs from the guidance of her trainer Samir Jaura.