• What kind of preparation is done on-set when an actor has to play a character in disguise?

    5 monthes ago - By Movies Stack Exchange

    This usually happens in fantasy movies where a character drinks a potion or uses magic to disguise himself into another character.
    For example, in Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows, Hermione transforms into Bellatrix when breaking into Gringotts. But Helena Bonham Carter, plays Bellatrix as Hermione is disguise, with mannerism that Emma Watson brings to the character.
    In Thor: Ragnarok, Loki disguises himself as Odin & rules Asagard for a while. Here, Sir Anthony Hopkins plays Odin as Loki in disguise, with mannerism like "Oh Shit" that Tom Hiddleston brings to the character.
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