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Actors Talk About The Worst Prosthetics And Makeup They Had To Wear

Updated July 5, 2019 271.5k views15 items

Many films may rely on CGI to do a lot of heavy lifting when it comes to visual effects, but nothing can top the look of physical prosthetics and makeup when it comes to creating a realistic character. Actors who have worn prosthetic makeup know how lucky they are to be in the position they are, but they still acknowledge that sitting in a chair for hours on end to get into character does take its toll on you.

Fortunately, none of these costumes or makeup were lethal, but some actors felt like it was pretty close. Whether they were transforming into a monster or adding extra prosthetic appendages or bulk, these stories show how many intense hours they put in before the cameras were even rolling.