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11 Skills Actors Had To Learn So They Could Play a Role

The superhero world has recently become an extremely well-known subject in films. Every year, directors release a number of films depicting the exploits of persons endowed with superpowers.

However, few people know how tough it is to get beneath the skin of a hero character.

Wonder Woman

Gal Gadot claims that preparing for Wonder Woman was more difficult than serving in the Israeli army. "I trained for 6 hours a day for 6 months before shooting commenced. I performed two hours of gym exercises, two hours of combat training, and one and a half to two hours of horseback riding, which is really difficult.


Hugh Jackman had to not only find out how to fight and perform impossible stunts, but he also had to stay in shape and condition his muscles at the age of 46.


Mark Ruffalo's acting abilities were put to the test as he became the first actor in history to play both Dr. Bruce Banner and the Hulk in the same film. He had to go through different sequences alone just to capture all of the moves for the CGI crew.


Actor Tobey Maguire remarked on his tight clothing and how he needed to perform things like reverse flips to become a hero. imagine having to stay inside a tight suit while performing stunts for hours.


Ben Affleck had to study movements from boxing, taekwondo, Muay Thai, karate savate, ninjutsu, kung-fu, judo, and aikido for the combat styles in Batman vs. Superman.

Captain America

Chris Evans got the opportunity to figure out how anyone could fight with the most unconventional weapon for his role in the Marvel films: Captain America's shield.


The character of Superman in DC films has always put its actors to the test. However, in 2017, it was necessary not just to have fighting abilities and a shredded body, but also to be able to figure out acrobatics and stunt work, and acting while flying on strings.

Harley Quinn

Margot Robbie had to learn how to hold her breath underwater for a sequence in the 2016 film Suicide Squad. Her personal best is moreover 5 minutes long.


You must have god-like training to play a god-like character. "Chris Hemsworth exercise routine is one of the most searched terms on the Internet, and his role as Thor in the movies has certainly helped that notion. Thor's physique is kept in shape with an outdated bodybuilding strategy: Hemsworth's arms and shoulders were given special attention, as well as a rigorous diet of red meat, weight training, and protein powder.

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