celebrities 8 Actresses Who Shaved Their Heads For Movie Roles  

Celebrity Lists
22.9k views 8 items Embed

List Rules Actresses who shaved their heads specifically for a film role.

We are all guilty of sitting in front of the movie screen and using the phrase "I could have done it better." But when you go behind the scenes and look at the sacrifices actors and actresses have to make in order to truly dedicate themselves to their characters, do we realize the lengths they go to? And boy does it pay off! From Karen Gillan's Guardians of the Galaxy hairstyle shocker, we look at the drastic hairstyle changes that Hollywood's most beautiful actresses have undergone.

However not all sacrifices were worth it! Looking at Demi Moore's Razzie award for worst-actress in G.I. Jane, we can't help but feel sorry for her. But all is not lost, for these fine women expressed feelings of liberation and insight after loosing their hair and wore their bald heads high and proud. So check out this list of all the actresses who have ever shaved their heads, specifically for movie roles.

Karen Gillan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 8 Actresses Who Shaved Their Heads For Movie Roles
Photo: via Twitter
The "Doctor Who" actress cut off her long, fiery locks in order to embrace her new role as a super villain in the 2014 film, Guardians of the Galaxy. Playing the assassin, Nebula, Gillan shaved her entire head and had to undergo hours of make up in order to achieve the end result

Also Ranked

#2 on The Best Scottish Actresses Working Today

#2 on The Best Scottish Actresses of All Time

#2 on The Best Living Scottish Actresses

see more on Karen Gillan

Natalie Dormer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 8 Actresses Who Shaved Their Heads For Movie Roles
Photo: via Reddit
Natalie Dormer, known for her role as Margaery Tyrell in the "Game of Thrones" series, shaved half her head to play Cressida in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay.

Also Ranked

#36 on Who Is America's Sweetheart in 2017?

see more on Natalie Dormer

Cate Blanchett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 8 Actresses Who Shaved Their Heads For Movie Roles
Photo: via Reddit
In 2002, Blanchett shaved off her hair for her role in Heaven, a move she found incredibly liberating. 

Also Ranked

#2 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#41 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#22 on Famous Women You'd Want to Have a Beer With

#60 on Actors You Would Watch Read the Phone Book

see more on Cate Blanchett

Sigourney Weaver is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 8 Actresses Who Shaved Their Heads For Movie Roles
Photo: via Imgur
Sigourney Weaver, known for her roles in the Alien franchise, continued to play the role of Ripley but in new setting, a prison. In Aliens 3 (1992) she tries to blend in with the other male convicts by shaving her head, a move that gathered much controversial attention.

Also Ranked

#5 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#21 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#98 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#24 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

see more on Sigourney Weaver