Hollywood news has learned that BRADLEY COOPER has gained 40 pounds and grown a beard for his new movie, “American Sniper.”

Such dedication!

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Say hello to Bradley Cooper‘s new, buffer bod!

The sexy “Hangover” star has totally transformed himself, this time for a highly demanding role of real-life Navy SEAL Chris Kyle in an upcoming Clint Eastwood movie. It appears he’s pretty serious about this one, and not because he wants an Oscar for it.

His co-star, Eric Close, dished to E! News:

ELLEN DEGENERES took a selfie at the recently concluded Oscars with a lot of stars, celebrity news has reported!

Check out the super awesome shot:

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Ellen recently hosted the Academy Awards and she certainly entertained everyone as expected. One of the epic things she did that night was give out free pizza to the audience.

The best thing that happened that night, though, was when Ellen unexpectedly took a selfie with a handful of other famous celebrities.

BRADLEY COOPER has revealed that he went commando in his tuxedo when he met President BARACK OBAMA during the State Dinner earlier this month.

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We wonder… was he also without underwear when his crotch was grabbed last month at the SAG Awards? Because that would make a lot of sense.

Bradley, who was named PEOPLE’s “Sexiest Man Alive” in 2011, just made a lot of women’s lustful fantasies with his latest confession during his appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.”

BRADLEY COOPER got his crotch grabbed while on the red carpet of the SAG Awards this weekend by none other than the infamous Ukranian journalist, VITALII SEDIUK.

He’s back!

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He got slapped by Will Smith for trying to kiss him at a movie premiere and got jailed for crashing the stage during Adele‘s acceptance at the Grammy’s last year.

BRADLEY COOPER and SUKI WATERHOUSE cuddled in public at the recent SAG Awards, according to entertainment news.

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Perhaps because it’s been close to a year since we saw them pack on the PDABradley Cooper and model girlfriend Suki Waterhouse were pretty inseparable inside the Shrine Auditorium during last Saturday’s SAG Awards, where the sexy “Hangover” star bagged a trophy for “Best Ensemble” in “American Hustle.”

BRADLEY COOPER flaunted his sexy buff bod on a beach in Brazil in between promotion duties for his latest film, “The Hangover 3.”

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Many questioned PEOPLE magazine when they crowned Bradley Cooper the “Sexiest Man Alive”—over all the other equally (if not more) deserving candidates like Ryan Gosling—two years ago.

But based on these sexy shirtless pics from his frolic on the beach on Tuesday, the Oscar nominee is definitely deserving of the title.