Ten Best Celebrity Movie Transformations

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  • Mariah Carey
  • 50 Cent
  • Beyoncé
  • Charlize Theron
  • Whoopi Goldberg
  • Martin Lawrence
  • Wesley Snipes
  • Robert Downey, Jr.
  • Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans
  • Michael Jackson

Mariah Carey in Precious

Celebs are better known for glamming up than dressing down, but when it comes to movie roles, many are willing to go to drastic lengths to fit the part.

Mariah Carey, known for rocking false eyelashes even to the grocery store, was downright unrecognizable as a dowdy welfare case worker in Lee Daniels' Precious. The transformation of Mimi paid off: her performance was universally praised.  

(Photos from left: Jason Kempin/Getty Images, Lionsgate Pictures)

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