These A-listers are proof that hard work pays off.
Stars get scrutinized (and often criticized) for their weight all the time. While it’s hard to imagine what that can do to self-confidence, the one potential payoff is some serious praise for hard work well done in dropping pounds. Lots of celebrities have shed serious weight through diet and exercise over the years, and we’re here to cheer them on—and use it for a little self-motivation to eat well and move more. Here, 40 celebs who have lost a lot of weight, plus just how they did it.