Joaquin Phoenix was unrecognizable as he was spotted getting into character on the set of upcoming Ari Aster film, Disappointment Blvd.
The Oscar-winning actor - who is known for drastically changing his appearance for movie roles - was seen sporting a dramatic new look while filming in downtown Montreal on Monday, exclusive DailyMail.com photos show.
With a gray and thinning hairline and a paunchy middle, the 46-year-old appeared to be portraying an older, troubled character.
Joaquin Phoenix unveiled an older and more portly appearance as he transformed into his character on the set of upcoming Ari Aster film Disappointment Blvd. on Monday
The Oscar-winning actor - who is known for drastically changing his appearance for dramatic film roles - was seen flaunting a gray and thinning hairline
Earlier this year Phoenix was reported to have been cast in the lead role in the Ari Aster film, which has already drawn considerable buzz
Barefoot and wearing nothing but baggy beige pants, the vegan actor looked disheveled as he shot a scene on a block of Sainte-Catherine St.
As the cameras rolled, his character was seen running out onto the road