Los Angeles, Oct 5: Hollywood star Matthew McConaughey looked unrecognisable on set of his new movie “Gold” as he transformed himself to Kenny Wells by wearing a balding head, beaky nose, protruding teeth and prosthetic belly.The 45-year-old Oscar winning actor donned a cheap and unflattering grey suit with tropical print silk tie and brown shoes.(ALSO READ: Would love to be part of Beetlejuice sequel: Geena Davis)
At one point, an assistant could be seen adjusting the actor’s false teeth as he waited patiently between takes. He was seen puffing cigarette while toting around a briefcase, reported Ace Showbiz.McConaughey also filmed a scene with co-star Bryce Dallas Howard.Bryce looked beautiful in a gold 80s-style dress. The “Jurassic World” actress sported red lipstick and her hair was styled in small curls. She completed her look with gold accessories, a box clutch and strappy heels.
Directed by Stephen Gaghan, “Gold” is based on a true story of the Bre-X Mineral Corporation mining scandal and is set in the early ’90s.The film centers on Kenny Wells, a struggling businessman, who is trying to get back on his feet. He later teams up with a luckless geologist (Edgar Ramirez) in an effort to find gold deep in the uncharted jungles of Indonesia.