Many actors have to get into shape one way or the other when faced with a demanding acting role. Sometimes they may need to bulk up while on other occasions they will need to lose lots of weight. McConaughey has lost over forty pounds for his latest role with recent pictures of him becoming cause for concern among fans and critics.
The actor has said that he feels good and is not starving himself. He eats fresh fish regularly and believes he is on a spiritual journey. The movie is called Dallas Buyers Club and McConaughey will play a character who develops aids.
Its important that after filming he does not pile the weight back on too quickly as this must be done gradually or else it can be dangerous and lead to Diabetes.