A Brief History Of Male Actors Who Got Scary Skinny For A Movie Role

It’s all skin and bones from here on in.

1. 1986: Gary Oldman in “Sid And Nancy”

2. 1996: Matt Damon in “Courage Under Fire”

3. 1999: Donnie Wahlberg in “The Sixth Sense”

4. 2000: Tom Hanks in “Cast Away”

5. 2002: Adrien Brody in “The Pianist”

6. 2004: Christian Bale in “The Machinist”

7. 2006: Steve Zahn in “Rescue Dawn”

8. 2008: Michael Fassbender in “Hunger”

9. 2009: Colin Farrell for “Triage”

10. 2011: 50 Cent for “Things Fall Apart”

11. 2012: Matthew McConaughey for “Dallas Buyer’s Club”

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12. 2012: Jared Leto for “Dallas Buyer’s Club”

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