In an industry known for producing incredible transformations through actors who want to reduce size or reduce weight to play a role, it takes a lot to get the audience to stop and pay attention. In the case of Mark Wahlberg, the actor seems to have managed to do just that. Known for his perpetually clad physique, Wahlberg surprised fans when images of the actor appeared in his new role, that of a priest turned priest for the upcoming film, Father Stu.
The actor has detailed his journey from fit to fat, sharing the process and the progress made with his countless followers on Instagram. On a social media page that used to serve as a sanctuary for his intense workouts and fitness, Wahlberg was shown resting with his belly out, expressing that he plans to stack the kilos with a “20-piece chicken nugget and 20-piece hot wings of Kentucky Fried Chicken with a pack of six beers “.
While Wahlberg has some help from the prostheses, the first images that emerged of the actor on set show that he has been as diligent with his weight gain as with his routine physically in the past. Images of the 49-year-old actor were leaked online, showing a Wahlberg set with his head shaved.
In an interview with E! News, Wahlberg personal chef Lawrence Duran said that while the actor has wanted to get out of his strict diet, they have been keenly aware of the health risks associated with such a sudden weight gain. “We meet with a team of doctors who do their blood work and a nutritionist who gives us a complete detail of what their body needs, what their body lacks and we basically come up with a meal plan accordingly. specialist every two weeks to see where we are and adjust things. “
“It’s not easy for anyone to eat so much food, even though we divide it into smaller meals. Eat about every three hours. We make good carbohydrates, dark green vegetables and then just change the protein all day and at least a dozen eggs a day.
Needless to say, whatever you do, it sure works. Fans have been quick to express their shock at the transformation, with a Twitter user who went so far as to say, “Damn, Christian Bale is over!”