Krishna Chaitanya

In Bollywood, we often see actors putting on weight and losing it. Kareena Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Parineeti Chopra, Hritik Roshan, Alia Bhatt and Sonakshi Sinha who have reached stardom have their own transformation stories to narrate. We do have some actors in Tollywood too who have worked hard to slim down their bodies. For those in the showbiz, it is a challenge to find time to workout daily. But mana stars have proved that nothing is impossible and where there is a will, there certainly is a way.... Let's check out some of them.

Jr NTR is the one of the actors who lost many kilos for his blockbuster hit Yamadonga which was directed by SS Rajamouli. When the director asked the actor to shed some kilos, immediately, the actor agreed and shocked everyone with his new look. Jr NTR also surprised his fans with 6 pack Abs in his recent chartbuster Aravinda Sametha. IN RRR, director SS Rajamouli met NTR's gym trainer Lloyd Stevens to discuss his expectations from the actor for the film.

Sunil, who had worked for many films as a comedian made his debut as the lead with Maryada Ramanna which was directed by Rajamouli. The actor who looked quite hefty in his earlier days had lost over 30 kilos. In his film, Poola Rangadu, he shocked everyone with his six-pack ABS. But he couldn't maintain the shape and has put on weight again.

Nayanthara is one of the busiest actresses in South Indian film industry. She used to look chubby in her earlier films like Chandramukhi, Ghajini and Lakshmi. Later, she worked hard and lost some kilos to look slim. Post her weight loss, her career graph has been unstoppable and she is doing different kind of films.

Anushka, an actress who had a massive fan following across South India has started her film career with Nagarjuna's Super. She looks slim when she began her career. In 2015, she had to look chubby in her film Size Zero and put on a lot of weight. After Baahubali and Bhaagamathie, she took a long gap and has not announced any further projects. Currently, she is busy preparing for her next film.

Manchu Vishnu, who started his film career as a child artiste later made his debut as a lead artiste in Vishnu (2003). He used to look fat at that time but later lost weight for Saleem (2009).

Rana Daggubati is one of the tallest actors in Tollywood. He started his film career with Leader (2010). Though he was slim when he began his career, he looked chubby in his childhood. In Baahubali, he played the role of an antagonist (Bhallala Deva). For this, he gained a lot of weight and worked hard. However, he again turned into a fitness freak and looks slim.

Rebel star Prabhas is one of the busiest actors in recent time. He started his career with Eeshwar (2002). He doesn't look fat in any of his films but Baahubali made him look more healthy. At that time, his weight was more than 100 kilos and it is very tough to maintain the physique with that weight. His transformation became the talk of the town at those days. Now, he looks clean and handsome in his upcoming film Saaho.

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