Special for MSN Movies
Some actors use method acting to get into character, while others go deep
into costume -- so deep that you may not recognize even the most famous of
This summer, one of film's great chameleon-like actors takes on yet another
role that has him unrecognizable, this time as Caesar in "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes." A
gifted motion-capture actor, he's also responsible for playing the unforgettable
Gollum in the "Lord of the Rings" film franchise.
(Who is he?)
Among horror, fantasy and sci-fi films, there are plenty of roles in which
famous actors undergo transformations worthy of double-takes, be it through
advanced animation or good old-fashioned costuming. Can you guess these other
actors in costume?
Bing: Find 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'
Search: Watch the trailer for 'The Hobbit:
The Battle of the Five Armies'