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Amazing Transformations! Stars Who Gained and Lost Weight for Roles

Bradley Cooper is following in the footsteps of friends like Matthew McConaughey and Christian Bale, and packing on the pounds for his latest movie role!

The transformation is part of his preparation for “American Sniper.” Cooper, who is unrecognizable these days with bulging muscles and a bushy beard, reportedly gained 40 pounds for the role.

The Oscar-nominated actor is playing Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle in the upcoming drama from director Clint Eastwood.

For more stars who have lost and gained for roles, check out our photos of shocking body transformations!