Everyone was buzzing when photos of Anne Hathaway's new crop cut hit the web. Known for her thick, long chestnut hair, this came as quite a shock, though it was soon revealed it's for Anne's latest movie role. (She's playing the character Fantine in film version of "Les Miserables.")
This got us thinking about all the other actresses who've changed their appearances for a film (and a better chance at an Oscar …). We rounded up the top five ladies who've gone the distance when it comes to full body transformation.
For "Bridget Jones' Diary," Renee Zellweger packed on 28 pounds in just a few months to play the lead role. How? She reportedly ate 4,000 calories a day to get Bridget's famous curves. Though Renee quickly lost the weight, she signed on for the sequel, and had to gain weight again. Now, with a third installment in the works, it sounds like Renee will soon be back on her high-calorieRead More »from 5 Craziest Movie Role Transformations