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Gyllenhaal tough to recognize in 'Southpaw'

If you thought Jake Gyllenhaal's transformation for last year's "Nightcrawler" was extreme losing weight and gaining a creepy intensity to play a feral freelance video cameraman trolling the streets of L.A. look at the actor in "Southpaw." You may not recognize the man. As Billy "The Great" Hope, a pro boxer who grew up in a Hell's Kitchen foster home and now owns the title of light-heavyweight champion of the world, 34-year-old Gyllenhaal is all muscle, sinew, tattoos, bling. He's a prizefighter who prides himself on the punishment he can take in the ring before he delivers the final blows to his opponents. Billy's record? 43 and 0....

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