A raft of thespians really made the effort to become unrecognisable for roles in 2016, whether through over-eating (McConaughey), heavy prosthetics (Downton’s Dan Stevens for ‘Beauty and the Beast’) or simply just bad eyebrows (John Travolta in ‘The People Vs O.J. Simpson). Here are a few more of the best. Image credits: Reuters/Disney/Lionsgate/BBC/Associated Press/Cover Media/Warner/Universal/Deadline/Fox/Sony/Focus Features/FameFly/Instagram/AFP/FX/US Weekly/WENN/GC Images
Kenneth Lonergan’s new drama, Manchester by the Sea, is an emotionally devastating and powerful film about family, loss, and forgiveness. Imagine then how the subject matter affected the cast, which spent weeks filming Manchester. “It was painful,” Casey Affleck told Yahoo Movies (watch above).
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ just got even more enticing, because it’s been confirmed that the teaser trailer for ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ will debut before the blockbuster. Simon Kinberg, who is ‘X-Men Apocalypse’s’ producer and writer, made this revelation to Collider, while 20th Century Fox later confirmed this would be the case with a statement to The Hollywood Reporter. “Our first trailer will be on ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’,” Kinberg declared to the website. Kinberg then added further information regarding what we can expect to see in the trailer, even teasing its run time. - Marvel Studios Has X-Men / Fantastic Four Plans?