He grew a ridiculous beard for his turn as a Victorian academic in The Professor And The Madman.
And Mel Gibson was sporting a preposterous soup-strainer as he got to work on police brutality film Dragged Across Concrete in Canada on Sunday.
The Lethal Weapon star sported his bushy new moustache as he chatted with his co-star Vince Vaughn as they got to work on the police brutality film.
Reunited: Vince Vaughn teamed up with his Hacksaw Ridge director Mel Gibson on the set of Dragged Across Concrete in Canada on Sunday
In a variation on the theme for the 61-year-old Australian star, he plays an old timer cop who has a volatile younger partner, played by 47-year-old Vince.
The film, directed and written by S. Craig Zahler, sees the cash-strapped pair deciding to carry out a heist after being suspended over a video of their strong-arm tactics that causes a media outcry.
However there was some backlash when the project was announced, with one fan musing on Twitter it 'sounds like Conservative porn.'
The Mad Max legend is currently riding on the crest of a creative wave,