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18 Oscar-Winning Actors Who Were Unrecognizable In Iconic Comic Book Roles

April 1, 2021 2.2k votes 225 voters 6.6k views18 items

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Even the best performers in Hollywood are not above appearing in a comic book movie, and Oscar winners have a history of turning in big, transformative performances in big summer blockbusters. Whether as the villain or the hero, these Academy Award winners gave their all to these "paycheck" roles.