2. Makeup for Dorothy
The makeup testing process to perfect the look of Dorothy Michaels was endless, and no one was more relentless about it than Hoffman. "The first thing I said is that we have to do a bunch of make-up tests until we arrive at myself looking like a woman," he said. "Let's see if I can look really believable, not camp, not uglified, not denigrated... Because if I were a woman, I'd want to look as attractive as possible."