Stars openly endorse books on weight loss and diet regimes. Some have lost around 30 kgs to grab a role while others to remain a part of industry obsessed with thin as perfect. Sonam Kapoor is believed to have lost 35 kgs before making debut on screen.
Asin, who was never fat, has reportedly lost more than 10 kgs for her role in the upcoming 'Housefull 2'.
Known for size-zero figure, Kareena Kapoor lost 12 kgs.
Before beginning work on her debut film 'Dabangg' Sonakshi Sinha sheds 30 kgs.
Newbie actor Parineeti Chopra is said to have lost a whopping 25 kgs. She has won a number of awards for her supporting role in 'Ladies vs Ricky Bahl'.