Christian Bale as Trevor Reznik in 'The Machinist'
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3. Christian Bale as Trevor Reznik in 'The Machinist'
The body size that Christian Bale shrunk down to for his role in director Brad Anderson's 2004 film rightly earned him a massive amount of praise. The extreme weight reduction saw the 41-year-old lose over 60 pounds to really get into his crazed, insomniac character Trevor Reznik in the film. According to showbiz website 'We've Got This Covered' Bale reportedly kept to a minuscule diet of 275 calories. Eeek! Picture: Photoshot