When Actresses Shave Their Heads for Movies

Charlize Theron isn't the first to sport a totally badass bald head.

Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
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Charlize Theron's hair has already grown back after shooting Mad Max: Fury Road back in the summer of 2012, but when she first chopped it all off, it was a dramatic change. Since then we've had a chance to see footage from the movie and plenty of pictures of her looking totally badass as the one-armed Imperator Furiosa. Case in point...

When Actresses Shave Their Heads for Movies

But movie fans know Charlize is hardly the first actress to shear off those locks for a good role. Sigourney Weaver did it for Alien 3, Anne Hathaway did it for Les Miserables — the list goes on. Keep scrolling to see what they looked like with and without their shaved heads!

Oh and remember to use the photo sliders on the images to be able to see the pictures with and without hair.

Charlize Theron in 'Mad Max: Fury Road'

Cate Blanchett in 'Heaven'

Karen Gillan in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

Sigourney Weaver in 'Alien 3'

Demi Moore in 'G.I. Jane'

Olivia Cooke for 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl'

Anne Hathaway in 'Les Miserables'

Delphine Chaneac in 'Splice'

Noemie Lenoir in 'Rush Hour 3'

Natalie Portman in 'V for Vendetta'

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