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    These 21 Actors Became Completely Unrecognizable After Over 5 Hours Of Makeup

    Give all these makeup artists awards IMMEDIATELY.

    Getting makeup and prosthetics applied can be a tedious process, but when it pays off it can lead to incredibly memorable characters. These are some of the longest times actors had to sit in the makeup chair.

    1. 8–9 hours, Rebecca Romijn as Mystique in X-Men

    2. 8-9 hours, Jennifer Lawrence as Mystique in X-Men: First Class

    3. 8.5 hours, Jim Carrey as The Grinch in How the Grinch Stole Christmas

    4. 8 hours, Halle Berry as Jocasta Ayrs (and five other characters) in Cloud Atlas

    5. 8 hours, Christian Bale as Dick Cheney in Vice

    6. 7-8 hours, John Hurt as John Merrick in The Elephant Man

    7. 7 hours, Jamie Campbell Bower as Vecna in Stranger Things 4

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    8. 7 hours, Michael Dorn as Worf in Star Trek: The Next Generation

    9. 7 hours, Ryan Reynolds as Wade Wilson in Deadpool

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    10. 6 hours, Arnold Schwarzenegger as Mr. Freeze in Batman and Robin

    11. 6 hours, Gary Oldman as Mason Verger in Hannibal

    12. 5-6 hours, Doug Bradley as Hellraiser in Hellraiser

    13. 5 hours, Brad Pitt as Benjamin Button in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

    14. 5 hours, John Matuszak as Sloth in The Goonies

    15. 5 hours, Dave Bautista as Drax in Guardians of the Galaxy

    16. 5 hours, Zoe Saldana as Gamora in Guardians of the Galaxy

    17. 5 hours, Jeff Goldblum as Seth Brundle in The Fly

    18. 5 hours, Arnold Schwarzenegger as the Terminator in Terminator 2: Judgement Day

    19. 5 hours, Marion Cotillard as Édith Piaf in La Vie en Rose

    20. 5 hours, Tim Curry as Darkness in Legend

    21. 5 hours, John Travolta as Edna Turnblad in Hairspray

    Which other roles took 5+ hours in the makeup chair? Let me know in the comments!