Sometimes it’s hard to motivate yourself to hit the gym and get swole. But a six and even seven-figure salary might just do the trick. – Boredpanda.com

Recently, a Marvel fan compiled photos of actors before and after they got to play their badass superhero roles, and their body transformations are incredible. Of course, many demanding roles have actors working way before they even step foot on the set, but if you’re beating up bad guys for breakfast, there’s no question about it. A ripped body is a must.

Chadwick Boseman

Chris Evans

Chris Hemsworth

Chris Pratt

Jeremy Renner

Mark Ruffalo

Paul Rudd

Robert Downey, Jr.